6 Reasons that stops most people from owning their own blog

November 8, 2013 at 4:00 pm

Does having your own blog scare you?

Are you unsure of the steps to take?

The one reason I find with most of my clients is the technical parts of blogging.

Let’s take a look at some of the things you need to understand about blogging:

You need to have your own domain name – this is inexpensive and easy to acquire. Use your keywords to find a good domain name.

You will need to have your own hosting – this is inexpensive and easy to acquire.

Blogging For Beginners – Free vs. Paid Blog Hosting

November 7, 2013 at 12:37 pm

There are a lot of different ways to set your wordpress blog, from free hosting to paid hosting. So just what are the differences and which one should you go with? Let’s take a look at both -

If you are considering setting your blog up on free hosting there are some key points you will need to be aware of. One important key point is that you are NOT in control of your blog and the content on it. You are very limited to what you can do with your blog and what you can promote.

The free hosting provider can put ads of their choice on your blog.  At anytime the free hosting provider, at their discretion can decide that your blog does not meet their terms of service and can delete/remove all your content. With NO warning to you!

Using a free hosting provider does have its’ benefits due to it being free for you to use. This is a great place to start blogging if you are a beginner. Get the feel of how it works and

Blogging For Beginners – What is Blogging?

November 7, 2013 at 12:37 am

Having a blog today has become the number one way for others to get to know you.  They are easy to set up and fun to run, they can be a regular website platform where you can sell your own items, or you can just write posts on your favorite topics.  The sky is the limit with a blog.

This entire blog is put together for you, the beginner blogger. We will discuss things such as free blogs vs. paid blogs, the best platforms to use, installing your blog, monetizing your blog, and optimizing your blog.

Just what is blogging and why you might want to do it.