So you want to start your own blog, but your not sure how to go about it? Well, you have come to the right place.
Starting a blog is actually a lot easier than most people realize, this tutorial will take you through the process from start to finish, and less than 1 hour from now, you will have your very own blog up and running.
Whether you are setting up your blog as a hobby, for a business or as a way of generating some extra income, the setup process is exactly the same. Then once you have your basic blog setup, you can choose from thousands of prebuilt themes and templates to style your blog the way you want it.
So let’s get right to it.
In order for your blog to function properly, there are 3 things you will need to do:
- Pick Domain Name: Start by choosing the perfect domain name that is easy to remember. Our guide will help you to select great domain name for any need.
- Get Web Hosting: Your host provider plays a critical role by making your website available to users via the internet. We will help you find the right host for your needs.
- Make your website: There are hundreds of solutions to building your website, so we make it easy on you with sound advice and step-by-step guide on making a site.
If those things sound a bit scary, or too technical, don’t worry, it’s really very simple and I am going to show you every single step. I promise that if you stick with me through this, you will be shocked at just how easy it is.
Now, you would think naming your blog would come first but through my experience, it’s a lot easier to come up with the name after you’ve decided what it’s going to be about. So with that being said, get out those cute notebooks and pens, and let’s get this party started!
So first things first, you want to figure out what you want your blog to be about. What do you want to talk about with your audience? I started by asking myself these questions: