Or maybe you haven’t really been interested in blogging at all, but are looking for a new hobby that could lead to some impressive opportunities?
Blogging is an art that is growing more and more in popularity with the ever-increasing rise of the digital age. More and more, people are starting blogs and using them as opportunities to find like minded people or advancement in the field of their interest. Luckily, you, too, can start your own blog and join the movement. All you need is a topic or niche that you feel passionate about—something unique and fresh that will stand out from the clutter of the web—and an Internet connection.
Inside of this book, you will find all of the basics you need in order to get a blog off the ground and headed toward success, as well as a bit of the more advanced strategies for longevity. Starting with the first chapter, readers will discover some of the basic background information of what a blog is, including key definitions, and tips on the best platforms to use for little to no cost. Since there are so many different options for starting a blog out there, it is important to pick the best option for your specific purpose. And since your host site is the base of all your blog operations, it is a big decision to make. Luckily, the guide in this book is useful enough to help guide you in the right direction for the perfect site for you.
You will also find a comprehensive and diverse list of plugins best suited to optimize your blog’s efficiency—with capabilities ranging from extra security, to storage compression, to social media optimization—tips for growing and keeping an interested reader base, and even methods for eventually monetizing your blog once you have established a name for yourself in the online world, not to mention everything in between.
Plus, for those bloggers who find themselves stuck in a rut of writer’s block, this book will even cover different types and formats for your blog posts that are sure to spark some creativity back into your brain. After reading this book, you will be set and on your way to creating the blog of your dreams!