In a sentence, “Google owns blogger”. Ok, so the giant internet Industry Google is behind the blogger you use. It’s really a matter of great thing probably because of the reasons which we shall be discussing ahead in this blog post.First of all, let me make you aware most blog’s future relies upon the giant search engine “Google”. After all it’s the only most popular search engine that drives the most traffic to your blog. And also the page rank which most bloggers take care of is determined by the same Google. Well, these are just simple examples of why Google connection to the blogger is important. The most important thing why Google is important to your blog is that Google owns a lot of services which in many ways are very important to enhance and enrich your blog and blogging career.
Discussing some very important Google services and the ways we can use them to enrich our blogger blog can be really useful. So here are the Top 10 services from Google that you use to make the most of blogger.
1. Google Webmaster services:
Google webmaster services are crucial for blogger blogs. You can have more visibility in search engines with the proper use of this Google service. You can submit your site and sitemap to this Google webmaster service. You can also know how many pages or links of your blog are indexed in the Google search and much more. For details on using this service and other important tasks you can perform, you can read another blog post, “Google Webmaster for bloggers”.
2. Google Analytics:
With Google analytics, you can track all the details of blog visitors. You can have all details of your page views, unique visitors, site referrers, bounce rate and much more. You need not use any other stats counter if you use the Google analytics and even using this is simpler than using any other counter codes. You can use this service and know more about this on another blog post “Google Analytics for Bloggers”.
3. Google Docs:
Bloggers can easily create documents, spreadsheets and make presentations through this Google service. One more thing this Google Docs is helpful for bloggers is that they can directly publish their created documents to their blog.
4. Google Feedburner:
Feedburner is the most important tool for bloggers. It has not been much google realized its importance and made it own. It is a pompous online web content feed management program. Almost all bloggers use this tool to easily let other bloggers subscribe their blog content. The most advantageous thing is that your blog users can easily subscribe your latest content via email. This will certainly help to increase your blog readers. You can know more on using Feedburner in our post “Feedburner for Bloggers”.
5. Google Adsense:
If you are really interested in making money through blogger, then you need to go for the Adsense program seriously. You will be finding a lot posts in this blog about the Google Adsense and the ways you can benefit through it. Well, Blogger is also making the use of Google Adsense easy for bloggers and there is not too much to do to get started with it. You can learn more in general about the adsense program through our post “Adsense for Bloggers / Blogspot”.
6. Google Earth:
Using Google Earth really makes it easy for bloggers to create required maps for them.
7. Google Reader:
If you want online feed reader, Google Reader can be a good choice. You can subscribe to Blogs via Google Reader and follow them too. You can learn in detail about this program in our post “Using Google Reader for Bloggers”.
8. Google You Tube:
With this most popular video website, you can create videos and embed them directly in your blog. You can also search for the videos you need for your blog and use them directly. Most importantly you can help other bloggers by video blogging through this. This will certainly help you to drive traffic to your blog and thus make your blog popular.
9. Google Picasa:
You must have noticed the photos you upload in your blogger blog are stored in Picasa account. You can use this Picasa to manage your uploaded photos and much more. Read our another post “Google Picasa For Bloggers” to learn more about this.
10. Google Groups:
Using Google Groups is really useful for your blog in terms of driving traffic to your blog by creating your own group. You can also use Google groups to share common information with similar interest bloggers. You can learn in details of using Google Groups in our post “Google Groups for Blogger”.
There are also other services such as Gmail, Google Toolbar, Orkut, Google Video… which you can use along with the above listed popular Google services. All these services in a way help to make your blogging career successful.
Make a good use of all those services and also let us know why any service is most important for you. Also let us know any other popular Google services for Blogger if we have missed any.