A Beginner’s Guide to Domain Names

Are you wondering how to choose and buy a domain name? Maybe you’re wondering how the registration process works, or how you link a domain name to a website. If you are, this article will help you out. We’ll be looking at everything you need to know to research, register and manage domain names. Let’s … Read more

What is a Blog?

A blog is a type of website, or part of a website, typically run by one person, or a small group of people, that’s regularly updated and managed through a browser or app. This means you can run a blog without buying specialist software and with nothing more than a device for connecting to the … Read more

What is Web Hosting? A Beginner’s Guide

Web hosting is confusing to a lot of beginners. In this article, I’ll explain in jargon-free terms what it is, why you need it, and what you do with it to get a website or blog online. Web hosting is a service provided by a person or company that allows you to upload a website … Read more

The Pros and Cons of 7 Popular Free Blogging Platforms

If you’re looking for a free, reliable and easy-to-use blogging platform, then you’ve come to the right place. There are several blogging platforms out there and deciding which platform to use is vital. You want a blogging platform that’s straightforward, yet powerful. Something basic but that can be expanded whenever you’re ready. Your situation may … Read more

What Blogging Platform Does Zoella Use?

Zoella is a popular fashion, beauty and lifestyle blogger from the UK. To power her successful blog, she uses free software called WordPress. Although the software is free to download, there are additional costs involved in setting up a blog like Zoella’s. At the very least you’ll need a domain name and web hosting. Expect … Read more

How to Make Money from Blogging

The best way to make money from blogging is to create your own self-hosted blog and fill it with awesome content. If you can’t do that or you don’t have the inclination, the next best option is creating blog content for other people. Let’s take a deeper look into the subject. To make enough money … Read more

3 of the Best Free Blogging Platforms

If you want to try blogging but don’t want to go through the process of researching a reliable host, thinking of and buying a decent domain name, and then setting everything up, you can test the water by using one of the many free blogging platforms. There is a lot to choose from. Each has … Read more