Joshu Thomas is a professional blogger from Kerala, who quit his day job to pursue interests in blogging. He runs his blogging network as Orangecopper Solutions Ltd. His website NapIncome.com is a famous blog built around the idea to teach bloggers the tips and tricks to monetize their blog and gain maximum from it.
At WordCamp, Joshu would be speaking on “strategies to monetize your Blog Traffic.“.
- Tell us a bit about yourself.
Hey! Am Joshu Thomas, A professional Blogger from the Gods Own Country – Kerala. I run Orangecopper Solutions Ltd – A network of Blogs and Websites build on the foundation of unique and quality content.
As an initiative to giving it back to the tech community, I share my insights and tips through a Webmaster Community Blog called OrangeCopper and Blogging Strategy website called NapIncome.
- What motivates you most to use WordPress?
Why not ask me what does not motivate you? Well that’s easier! WordPress is my all time favorite blogging CMS as I have tried and tested several other industry leading platforms. Even though there are several reasons to back WordPress, I am much impressed by the of the WordPress framework because of the:
- Neat code
- Excellent scalability
- Impressive Search Engine algorithms friendliness
- What are your thought about WordPress Community in India?
I am really equally happy and excited about the fact that some great minds loving WordPress are taking their blogging activities and publicizing offline in India as well. It is very important that a country with such huge potential unleashes its power of publishing through an excellent medium like blogs. I am a big fan of Offline meet-ups like WordCamp.
- Topic on which you are speaking?
Various strategies to monetize your Blog Traffic: Building blogs and sharing great content through your blogs is a great idea. Have you explored the opportunities that could convert your blog traffic into real money? I will be explaining the technical and strategy aspects of planning, analyzing and converting your blog traffic into money.
- Why you decided to be a part of WC Jabalpur?
It was always my dream to attend and support an event driven by the WordPress community itself. It never gets better when it is hosted in your own country, I am really looking forward to attend the WC at Jabalpur and meet / learn / share with all the attendees.
- What are you mostly looking forward to during this WC Jbp?
I am looking forward to meet / learn and share the idea and feel the pulse of WordPress and blogging in India.
- Who in WP community inspires you most and why?
Matt Mullenweg continues to inspire me – If this Big Daddy of WordPress and team had not come out with such a great platform, the Internet would have had half the information it has now and yet to come!
- A one line advice you would like to give people about WordPress.
Successful blogging is not a game won overnight – It needs loads of passion and patience, stay focused and enjoy the bliss of sharing through such a splendid CMS.