Create A Blog From Scratch on Self Hosted WordPress
You have planned to start a new blog? Great initiative. I would like to explain here how to create blog in WordPress from scratch step by step guide. I also give you the free bonus tips on secret of blogging. Definitely you would be aware of the blog and blogging and you may be experienced in the blogging and having your own blog. Still you will get good information in my article and my free bonus tips will help you to get more traffic & popularity.
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What the resources you need to create blog in WordPress?
Bonus tips the first resource to start a blog is planning, yes you need to plan each and everything about blog, which I will explain here step by step..
Create blog in WordPress from scratch
- Niche of your blog
- Domain name of your blog
- Selection of WordPress web hosting
- Selection of best blogging theme
- Creating of social media accounts
- Write blog posts content
- Blog promotion strategy
A good practice says the selection of your blog niche should be your hobby. To choose a blog type is very difficulties, many bloggers fall on the first steps due to wrong selection. We are here to help by given some of top blog types as Food Blogs, Travel Blogs, Technology Blogs, Fashion Blogs, Cooking Blog, Mobile Gadgets Blogs, Music Blogs, Tutorials Blogs, Sports Blogs, Business blogs. There are many niche and also sub niches of type. If you getting confuse get in touch with us we will help you to create blog in WordPress.
Domain name of your blog
It is the time you finalize your blog niche to domain name, yes your domain name should be indicator to your blog. A very common question has been asked many times.
What should be the ideal length of domain?
While choosing a domain name, you should remember that it should be relative to your blog, the ideal length of domain 8:3 (8 ratio 3), it is not necessary you will get your desire domain name available. You may extend the length of your domain and pay attention. It should be easy to remember and seems like meaning full. Your domain extension preference should be on the most popular extension .com, .net and .org and depends on the availability.
Selection of WordPress web hosting
There are thousands of companies who provide the WordPress hosting, the selection of best WordPress hosting for newbie may be difficult, So that i would like to suggest you few tips to get better hosting provider to create blog in WordPress.
How you can choose best web hosting?
- Check that hosting provider having separate WordPress plans in their hosting list
- Compare the hosting price it would be around $5 to $10 per month, also check renewal price as well as many companies charge high on renewals.
- Check the up times and customer reviews especially
Now you have complete almost basic part of your blog task, selection of your niche, selection of your domain and web hosting. furthermore to create blog in WordPress by install WordPress on your domain hosted server. Refer our guide how to install WordPress on server or you can install it by one click installer from your web hosting control panel.
Selection of best WordPress blogging theme
When you finished the installation finally. In addition WordPress provide you some latest default themes. You can search free blog theme from WordPress theme section. Here I will suggest you, if you can afford around $50 so buy a premium theme or you can go with any free theme. You create a blog now you setup your category and other necessary details.
Creating of social media accounts
Wait for a minute, while you design your blog you required social media details, so create social media profile for your blog. Now day’s social media account very important for any blog or website. Social media will help you to boost your blog traffics. You may already aware about major social media, bonus tips for you and my responsibility to inform you that along with the social media. Create another account for newsletter sending. I suggest you mail-chimp is the best options at the beginning of your blog. Mail chimp provide many free stuff and easy to send newsletter up to 12000 per month.
Write blog posts content
I assuming that you have setup all the necessary above configuration for create a new blog. Now it’s time to celebrate and excitements as you have finally created a blog. But wait the real challenge has start here. You have to write fresh content to get on top, because content is the king for any blog to get on top in Google. This is the secret of successful blogging. I suggest you to start with the guest post on other blogs and forums then write your own blog.
Blog promotion strategy
This is challenging and competitive task to promote your blog, don’t be down if your blog not getting hits, especially impressions and comments. I am here to help you the way of success in blogging,
- Optimize SEO of your blog
- Social media blog promotion
- Comments on others blog
- Regular send newsletters
- Analyze your traffic and revamp
- Implement WordPress Security
Hence we have probably cover all steps to create blog in WordPress. We have tried to short our content, if you couldn’t understand anything feel free to comment blow. Each steps having individual deep information on respective category.
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