Blogging website, 10KWEB has increased its reach into West Africa.

The blogging platform, which pays users for referral through their personal blogs, It already has its presence in Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt, Ghana and the Ivory Coast.

10KWEB co-founder Anthony Martins is excited at the move: “It is proof of positive word of mouth. Regardless of language or cultural barriers, people recognise opportunity when they see it.

And 10KWEB is happy to offer the folks in Bobo Dioulasso that opportunity.”

Originally, the platform offers writers to open professional blogs with a minimum charge of US$10.95 per month. With every account users get features such as search engine optimised pages and numerous free plugins.