The Nkwerre, Imo State born blogger, writer, entrepreneur and former model Linda Ifeoma Ikeji was born 19th September 1980 into a family ikeji with a really humble background, and is the second of seven children. She was raised in a Christian catholic home as well.
Linda Ikeji graduated at University of Lagos 2004 where she studied English Language, she had part-time jobs as a waitress, model and writer during her days in the university to assist her family and support herself through school,
She is best known for her blog. She is the highest paid blogger in Nigeria. she started blogging n 2006 as a hobby. At that time, the internet was not as pronounced in Nigeria and she had to make her posts at a cybercafe.
After her University education, she laboured so hard to crack into the Journalism trade, by introducing her media company, called Black dove Communications, which was a modeling agency and events management outfit. The name Black dove was however inspired by Silverbird, which happens to be a name and also a bird. It was also inspired by the fact that her best colour is black and beloved bird is the dove.
The famous Nigerian blogger, decided to go into music, so Linda launched her new Linda Ikeji’s studio. A lady is always called one of the most successful bloggers in Nigerian entertainment industry, a lady has become very influential blogger from Nigeria and the whole Africa.
It took Linda Ifeoma Ikeji about four whole years of dedication to start making good cash from her blogging career.
In 2012 Linda Ikeji’s blog cost $1.2 million, even the blogger was very surprised to learn how her net worth rose since she had begun blogging in 2006
She is also a motivational writer, who has written a couple of such. According to Linda, she does not like speaking, but rather delights in writing. She believes she does her motivational talks through her blog.”
Linda’s blog is believed to gather a regular sum of N5m every month from adverts from several brands and online ad networks, and this has made her the highest earning blogger in Nigeria today. Indeed, blogging has really fetched her the popularity, and comfort she has dreamed about.
Linda ikeji blog received over50,000 visitors each day is a top shot for online advertisers and for others longing to draw web traffic to their sites. It is really funny to know that comments on Linda’s blog can be very controversial and very interesting than the post itself.
According to worthofweb.com her blog worth $62,750,000 as at march 2017. she Estimated revenue per day:
$ 7,889 / day,Estimated revenue per month:$ 236,670 / month and Estimated revenue per year:$ 2,840,040 / year
Linda Ikeji at a point started having over 1 million unique visitors each month to her blog when some really controversial stories were posted on her blog, and that brought the much awaited recognition and large income. In August 2012, Linda was described as a success and a case study for the business of blogging by Forbes Africa.
The most successful blogger in Nigeria acquire new luxury house Banana Island,worth over N500million.