5 Steps in Creating Book Review Website

Have you ever thought about creating a book review website? If you own a bookstore, want to share ideas, or feedback about a book you have read, the book review can be your avenue. Some people will start it as a simple blog, then, later on, gets paid by sharing their thoughts on it.

Maybe, for some, it will start with blogging and develop into building their own website. But, just to help you in the process, think of your reasons for getting into this business.

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Have you decided that this is something that you really want to do?

Are you interested in how to get a jump start with it?

If yes,  then read on as we discover this road to this journey.

Here are the steps in creating a book Review Website:

Step#1: Think of a domain name that is easy to remember.

You decided to have this website so that you could post your own blogs for the books that you have reviewed. And because of that, you got to make sure that people will easily get attracted and follow your posts. Choosing a memorable name as well as describes your blogs is a good idea.

More so, a domain name (web address)  is very essential and is the first step to take. Buying a blog domain is better is rather than utilizing free subdomains. To keep your website up and running with your business. Even if the host no longer exist. To learn more about it click here.

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Step#2: Choose a good web hosting company to set up for your website.

A web hosting works hand in hand with a domain name. It is a server which a hosting company provides.

Step#3: Blogging platform to build your site and publish your review.

There are several blog builders or platforms that are in business today. To mention a few, such as Wix, Blogger, Medium yet WordPress is the most recommended one. With the platform’s easy and simple way to set up, no wonder, it is almost every blogger’s choice.

Step#4: Schedule how often you are posting blogs

Consistency is key. And this stays true in this business.  You need to make sure that you will stick to the frequency and time that you are to publish a post. This will help your readers become aware of when they are to expect something new from you.

Step#5: Make your book review an awesome content

Our audience always wants something that will make them happy or speechless. So keep the content relatable to your target market. Also, having it in a way that it may not bore the readers and followers, so giving a little tweak may help keep the thills. It gives them something to look forward to.

Step#6: Grow your following through social media.

Social media should be your best friend. And looking for one would not be hard since there are many social media platforms that are available. Choose and sign up for the one which you really love. It must be something that you enjoy sharing and posting your thoughts. Along with other stuff you can do in social media.


Deciding a kind of business that we want to pursue need serious thinking. Like creating a  website for a book review that might have steamed out from a hobby. That went into passion and later on a way to earn for a living. This is not an overnight process. So, bear in mind that you need to be sure and dedicate time and effort to make it work. Creating a book review is an interesting room to explore.

If you think you like to build your book review website or have done one, share it with us. Just comment below.


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