Starting a blog is very easy to do these days and even better it is a lot of fun. What’s great is that you don’t have to be a technical guru to have one now. Having your own blog is very easy.
Deciding on a Topic
The most difficult aspect of beginning your own blog is deciding which topic to make your blog about. You will have best success with a topic that you love and/or are experienced with.
Decide on a Blog Software
Hands down WordPress is the best software to use for blogging. It is used by millions of blog owners and it is the most flexible and user friendly of all blog software. The majority of all blogs made worldwide are made using WordPress.
You should always have your blog hosted by a wordpress blog web hosting company like Act Now Domains. This way you not only retain full control over your blog you will also get MUCH greater ability in the design and use of your blog. For example, blog web hosts allow you to own your own domain name and you are granted much more capabilities and options when developing your blog site. You can still use the popular WordPress software to design your blog, but a wordpress web host gives you the freedom to build your website using all the tools available for it.
Act Now Domains is a great choice because we provide WordPress Web Hosting at very affordable rates. With our wordpress web hosting you retain total control over your blog which means that you can use the thousands of free plugins and themes that are available for WordPress. This is something that is only available from a wordpress web host like Act Now Domains. You cannot get access to these tools and templates from a non-pay wordpress account.
That isn’t all! With our wordpress web hosting you can use your own domain name (we are currently running a great promotion where you get your domain name free when you pay for 1 year of wordpress web hosting. Click here to learn more.)
By choosing our blog web host services you are able to use all the aspects of WordPress software to design your blog website and the blog is owned by you. This allows you much more flexibility. For less than the cost of lunch out you can get reliable, affordable, wordpress web hosting.
Choosing a Theme
Once you have purchased your wordpress web hosting the next step is very fun. You choose your website design, called a ‘theme’ in wordpress. You will have your choice of thousands of free themes to use. They come in a wide variety of colors, styles and layouts. You will want to choose a theme that you like and that helps your blog to stand out from the crowd. The layout of the website should be intuitive so that users can find everything without a hassle.
Create Your Content
Once the theme is selected you are ready to add your content. Simply click the Add New Post button and enter your text and any images, videos, music or any other media you want to add then click Publish. It is VERY simple to add your content. If you ever should need help we are here to help you.
When it comes to blogging, quality content is the key to having a successful blog. You should try to add content on a regular basis and try to make your content unique. For a successful blog, you should always strive to create the best content possible.
That’s it! That’s all there is to starting your own blog. Act Now Domains is here to help you every step of the way as you build your own blog website.
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