How to start a Blog

How To Start A Blog For Beginners

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Creating a blog is an easy task.  Here I am going to say how to create a blog in detail. You can start your blog budget at a minimum price.

There are 6 steps to start a blog.

  1. Domain name registration
  2. Choose Hosting
  3. Installation of WordPress
  4. Customize themes and Plugins
  5. Create and publish your first post
  6. Promote your blog

Domain name registration and Hosting:

To start a blog you have to buy a domain. The domain name should be related to your content or category of your blog. The domain names help people to find your blog easily on the internet.  After choosing the domain name you have to register the domain.  There are a lot of domain registers are available outside the world. You can choose any one of them who is providing the best performance.

You can refer here to see who are the top 10 domain registrars.

Choose Hosting:

After registering the domain you have to host the domain. The domain hosting helps you publish your website and content on the internet. So you need a web server. The web hosting server act as a platform between the client browser and the server.  You have to choose the best hosting company and who are providing good services. Before hosting your blog you have to choose which package you need to buy. And also decide how much storage space and bandwidth required for your domain. Select the package to depend on that.

You can refer here to the top 10 web hosting providers.

Installation Of WordPress:

WordPress is the best platform to start a blog.  There are a lot of tools available instead of WordPress you can use them also. Some of them are TypePad, Blogger, Squarespace, Wix, Tumblr, etc.

Once you host your domain, you’ll be granted access to cPanel along with Softaculous. Go to the cPanel and log in with your credentials. In the cPanel search option, type for Softaculous. Go to the install option and choose the WordPress icon.

Customize your themes and plugins:

In WordPress there are thousands of themes and plugins are available. You can install and activate them for your domain. You can also activate all in one SEO, Really simple SSL, Wordfence, etc.

Create and publish your first post:

After hosting your domain and choosing the themes and plugins then you can start to create a post. After creating your post you can publish it. To create a post in WordPress you can click post in the dashboard and click add a new post.

Promote your blog:

Make sure to spread the word about that first post and everyone that follows by sharing a link to it on your favorite social media networks. Check out this article for info about promoting your blog on social networks and other cool stuff to do with a post after you publish it.

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