Please assist with some basic blog advice!

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Hey there everyone. I was hoping to get some education and based on some other topics I've browsed here, everyone here seemed like they'd be helpful.

I'm wanting to create a blog, and I'm basically hopelessly stuck at step 1. Or, hell, step 0.1, if you will. I have no idea what blog hosting site with which to start. The initial research I turned up was strong on Bluehost, and I was just about to signup there when some more research came up with some more negative reviews, and then I came across what seemed to be the fact that on top of $5-something per month, I'd have to pay something like $12/month or so for WordPress hosting. Is that true?

I've come across some other hosting sites (HostGator, SiteGround), but all the reviews kind of run together, and it's hard to differentiate one from another. Thus, I come to your forum for some advice on where to even start.

What is the best site hosting for starting a blog?

Some facts about me to help you advise me:

1) Cost is something of an issue. I'm not struggling, but I'm not independently wealthy enough to get this off the ground without being aware of the most cost-effective options. I don't need the cheapest option on the market, but I can't splurge, either. The whole Bluehost thing with "Pay for the hosting, then pay for the blogging" thing was quite off-putting (unless I am misunderstanding that).

2) I have absolutely no web design experience. None. I am completely pre-novice in this regard. Any services that offer the most hand-holding and basic one-click options as possible are ideal. Honestly, I'd prefer a site that does everything except the actual blog writing for me.

3) My blog will tends towards pop culture and entertainment and humor writing. I'm not a parent/mommy, and I'm not someone whose going to be blogging, like, Eight Other Uses For Old Diapers or recipes or whatever. If that matters.


Okay, I'm not sure what else I might need. I am more than happy to answer any other questions that might be relevant. I'd really appreciate any advice and personal lessons hat could be offered.

Thanks!
#advice #assist #basic #blog
  • Profile picture of the author agmccall
    Just look at the different hosting companies. Go through their features and see which ones appeal to you the most. this question is asked time and time and time and time and time again here at the warrior forum. if you search a little you will find this question has been asked hundreds of times.

    This is one of the most basic decisions someone starting an online business has to make. As people start to post in this thread you will end up with more questions than answers. everyone has a different opinion. so like i said, do your research and make your decision based on your needs.

    Not that it matters, but I use hostgator and hosting from namecheap. But, I do not endorse either one. they just work for me

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    • Profile picture of the author NotBAMF
      Originally Posted by agmccall View Post

      Just look at the different hosting companies. Go through their features and see which ones appeal to you the most. this question is asked time and time and time and time and time again here at the warrior forum. if you search a little you will find this question has been asked hundreds of times.

      This is one of the most basic decisions someone starting an online business has to make. As people start to post in this thread you will end up with more questions than answers. everyone has a different opinion. so like i said, do your research and make your decision based on your needs.

      Not that it matters, but I use hostgator and hosting from namecheap. But, I do not endorse either one. they just work for me

      al
      Well, I mean, to be fair... that is what I've been doing. But it all sounds the same to me, really. All the intricacies seem to be in the design aspect of stuff ("C++ and PERL friendly!" or whatever) and that stuff means less than nothing to me. I've been doing a lot of research, and everything seems so complex. Is WordPress the same thing as a website? Why would I pay for each separate? What does WordPress even do, exactly, that isn't just web design? What hosting sites have the most ease of design for people who are tech-illiterate like I?

      I figure this has been asked many times (and I do apologize for doing it again), and I'm just hoping some of the folks who have been through the same stuff that I am can give me the advice. Some "been in the trenches" advice, as it were.

      Originally Posted by shmol View Post

      I also use hostgator for hosting.

      For domains I used dynadot.
      This is what I'm talking about. Now I'm even more confused. Are those different? This is the first I've heard of domains not being a part of hosting.
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  • Profile picture of the author shmol
    I also use hostgator for hosting.

    For domains I used dynadot.
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  • Profile picture of the author DWolfe
    Originally Posted by NotBAMF View Post

    Hey there everyone. I was hoping to get some education and based on some other topics I've browsed here, everyone here seemed like they'd be helpful.

    I'm wanting to create a blog, and I'm basically hopelessly stuck at step 1. Or, hell, step 0.1, if you will. I have no idea what blog hosting site with which to start. The initial research I turned up was strong on Bluehost, and I was just about to signup there when some more research came up with some more negative reviews, and then I came across what seemed to be the fact that on top of $5-something per month, I'd have to pay something like $12/month or so for WordPress hosting. Is that true? You are confused here.


    What is the best site hosting for starting a blog? That really depends on the individual.

    Some facts about me to help you advise me:


    2) I have absolutely no web design experience. None. I am completely pre-novice in this regard. Any services that offer the most hand-holding and basic one-click options as possible are ideal. Honestly, I'd prefer a site that does everything except the actual blog writing for me.

    Thanks!
    Basically you need a domain and a hosting account. Their are several free ones but they have limitations. So your best bet is a paid domain and paid hosting.

    First off Blue host charges for the full year for hosting account up front. The domain is a separate purchase price for one year.

    Since you are new try namecheap for hosting. To save a few dollars look for a discount coupon on the web. You can also get very cheap hosting from them also if you want. That would be a different price again. I think they offer monthly payments for the hosting. The domain would need to be purchased for the year. Go here to namecheap - https://www.namecheap.com/ ( Mods this not an affiliate link ). Buy the most basic hosting & domain nothing else !

    Question number # 2 look on youtube video's on how to build a wordpress site. No matter who builds the site you will have to write the articles or provide them so they appear on you site. Any more questions please ask or use the search button and type in blog here on the forum.

    Hope this helps clear some things up for you.

    FYI Here is the link for youtube - https://www.youtube.com/results?sear...press+website+
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    • Profile picture of the author NotBAMF
      Originally Posted by DWolfe View Post

      Basically you need a domain and a hosting account. Their are several free ones but they have limitations. So your best bet is a paid domain and paid hosting.

      First off Blue host charges for the full year for hosting account up front. The domain is a separate purchase price for one year.

      Since you are new try namecheap for hosting. To save a few dollars look for a discount coupon on the web. You can also get very cheap hosting from them also if you want. That would be a different price again. I think they offer monthly payments for the hosting. The domain would need to be purchased for the year. Go here to namecheap - https://www.namecheap.com/ ( Mods this not an affiliate link ). Buy the most basic hosting & domain nothing else !

      Question number # 2 look on youtube video's on how to build a wordpress site. No matter who builds the site you will have to write the articles or provide them so they appear on you site. Any more questions please ask or use the search button and type in blog here on the forum.

      Hope this helps clear some things up for you.

      FYI Here is the link for youtube - https://www.youtube.com/results?sear...press+website+
      Thank you for the links; I'm going to check those out. At this point, I seriously think this whole thing just isn't for me. A week's worth of research, and this post is now the first time I've heard that Hosting and Domains are two separate things. At this point, someone could tell me "Well, if you want to be able to use the Shift Key in making your site, you need to purchase Shift Access through a company that offers that", and I'd be like "Yeah, that makes sense, okay".
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      • Profile picture of the author OCS4U
        Hi.

        I'm fairly new to the industry, but I've been learning so much in the past several months. The more I learn, the more everything just comes together.

        I have BlueHost and I paid $50+ for web hosting for the year. It comes with a free domain for a year. I will worry about renewal of both in a year from now. Right now my goal is to get my website going. Oh, by the way, WordPress is a add on in BlueHost. It's free.

        You said that you have been researching for a week, and already you are ready to give up? Come on! None of us learned all of this overnight. A week is hardly any time to even get your feet wet. I know, you had hoped to learn the basics and dive right in, am I right? Don't give up so easily. Learn some more, let it come together, then start implementing some of that knowledge, and keep learning! Things are fast-paced in this world. Every time you turn around, things are changing.

        Good luck to you and hang in there!
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      • Profile picture of the author discrat
        Originally Posted by NotBAMF View Post

        At this point, I seriously think this whole thing just isn't for me. A week's worth of research, and this post is now the first time I've heard that Hosting and Domains are two separate things. At this point, someone could tell me "Well, if you want to be able to use the Shift Key in making your site, you need to purchase Shift Access through a company that offers that", and I'd be like "Yeah, that makes sense, okay".
        In all honesty, this could be the case. I won't say for sure one way or the other as I just do no have enough knowledge about your situation .I know many espouse the idea that IM can be for everyone. The reality is it's just not !




        - Robert Andrew
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  • Profile picture of the author Oseana
    hi, I have used SSD wordpress hosting from scopehosts.com. quick support , high uptime and low price. best choice for newbies. they even provide free domain with some hosting plans.
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  • Profile picture of the author Omarkenawy
    Do your research HERE AT WARRIOR Forum and make your final decision based on your needs and situations. Keep in mind that Blogs are easy to use, without any complex technical tools in place and no programming knowledge necessary. You can install one in 5 minutes, write a post in the same way you would on a word processor, and update your theme and style in seconds, often times for free. That`s it!!!
    -Omar
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  • Profile picture of the author FoxMetricsATL
    GoDaddy is user friendly. I have not used them for a while because I started using a different site that is more self directed and technical but go daddy has the documentation to help you with whatever you need.

    This step is actually quite simple. Dont get hung up on it. Buy a domain which usually comes with blog hosting , (it should not be more than $20 a year) and push it to wordpress. It sounds too easy, just push it to wordpress but it kind of is. There should be buttons on there where you push and your site goes into wordpress, now you have a wordpress login and a dashboard. Do not let it overwhelm you. At first it looks scary but as you start using it, you learn it really quick. There are all kinds of youtube videos to help you.

    Once you have a wordpress, you can implement a them you like (again youtube search it, very easy) and then you have your blog ready to start writing.

    One thing you need to ask yourself is, do you want to learn the steps to this or do you just want the blog up. You mentioned you wish there was an option that everything was done for you except the writing part, if you need help send me a message. I can walk you through the first steps or I can get it done for you and would not charge for the labor. But I think there is value in you taking the steps outside your comfort zone to get it set up. It may even turn into your first blog post, here is what I learned...
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  • Profile picture of the author WarriorWasim
    If you want to host only wordpress website wpxhosting.com is the best as their support, website speed are amazing and SSL is free. Thanks :-)
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  • Profile picture of the author morphius1375
    Bluehost by far has the best web hosting plans and multiple hosting options too. I did not quite understand what you meant when you wrote "Pay for the hosting, then pay for the blogging" I use Bluehost for my blog and I got the domain free for an year. I do agree they might be a trifle expensive when it comes to renewals.
    However, You could also explore inMotion, Hostgator or Dreamhost for your hosting needs they have excellent packages to choose from.
    Design experience shouldn't be a problem, as long as you are using WordPress as your blogging platform, you will find loads of Free themes to choose from. You can just do a search on Google and choose the one you like the best.
    WordPress installation on to your hosting and choosing a theme etc are really easy and simple. They are just a couple of clicks. For further information on that you could read WPbeginner.com. Great resource for learning the WP basics.
    Good Luck.
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  • Profile picture of the author jan roos
    I hosted all my sites on Hostgator for years and they have been great untill recently.

    lots of down time, bad support etc.

    I am now on Siteground and they are awesome and very affordable.

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  • Profile picture of the author princetotem
    In terms of hosting, browse for the best offer. Make sure to check real external reviews, especially for customer services.

    Secondly, I'd recommend Wordpress. There's many different responsive themes to use and you don't need the technical know-how since it's a content management system.
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  • Profile picture of the author Mdshohidulislamrobin
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    1. Get ideas from your viewers
    2. Understand your viewers
    3. Create for yourself first
    4. Build your subsciber lists
    5. Love your current visitors
    6. Concentrate on building a tremendous call-to-action
    7. Give things away
    8. Remain reliable
    9. Hand out your knowledge
    10. Be true to your voice
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  • Profile picture of the author JohnMcCabe
    I use namecheap for domain registration and Veerotech for blog hosting.

    Check the WSO section to see if their offer is still open. They usually have a discount.

    ~$10/year for a .com domain and ~$8 a month for hosting.

    One piece of advice. Do not get your hosting and domain registration from the same place.

    If you ever have problems with your host, and they also control your access to your domain, they can pretty much freeze you out. If the domain is registered elsewhere, you can change a few settings and be back in business in a few hours.
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  • Profile picture of the author NotBAMF
    Wow, so many replies while I was away today. I am overwhelmed by all of your attempts to assist me! Let's see what I can do to address everyone...

    Oseana: I will add scopehost to my list of things to look into, thanks!


    Omarkenawy: it's entirely possible that blogs are super easy to use, but the setting up of a website sure hasn't seemed to be! Not for me, anyway.


    Originally Posted by OCS4U View Post

    Hi.

    I'm fairly new to the industry, but I've been learning so much in the past several months. The more I learn, the more everything just comes together.

    I have BlueHost and I paid $50+ for web hosting for the year. It comes with a free domain for a year. I will worry about renewal of both in a year from now. Right now my goal is to get my website going. Oh, by the way, WordPress is a add on in BlueHost. It's free.

    You said that you have been researching for a week, and already you are ready to give up? Come on! None of us learned all of this overnight. A week is hardly any time to even get your feet wet. I know, you had hoped to learn the basics and dive right in, am I right? Don't give up so easily. Learn some more, let it come together, then start implementing some of that knowledge, and keep learning! Things are fast-paced in this world. Every time you turn around, things are changing.

    Good luck to you and hang in there!
    Okay, so the Wordpress DOES come with BH again then? Damn, why does everything keep flipping the script on me in regards to that? I think I'm just drowning in reading stuff. And it's not so much that I expected to learn everything without effort as it is that I didn't expect everything to be so bloody diversified and separate from one another! Whoof. But I appreciate your post. I'm sure I'll keep trying... I'll likely end up just throwing money at Bluehost or Siteground or SOMEONE and seeing what I get and what I can do with it. Heh.

    Originally Posted by FoxMetricsATL View Post

    GoDaddy is user friendly. I have not used them for a while because I started using a different site that is more self directed and technical but go daddy has the documentation to help you with whatever you need.

    This step is actually quite simple. Dont get hung up on it. Buy a domain which usually comes with blog hosting , (it should not be more than $20 a year) and push it to wordpress. It sounds too easy, just push it to wordpress but it kind of is. There should be buttons on there where you push and your site goes into wordpress, now you have a wordpress login and a dashboard. Do not let it overwhelm you. At first it looks scary but as you start using it, you learn it really quick. There are all kinds of youtube videos to help you.

    Once you have a wordpress, you can implement a them you like (again youtube search it, very easy) and then you have your blog ready to start writing.

    One thing you need to ask yourself is, do you want to learn the steps to this or do you just want the blog up. You mentioned you wish there was an option that everything was done for you except the writing part, if you need help send me a message. I can walk you through the first steps or I can get it done for you and would not charge for the labor. But I think there is value in you taking the steps outside your comfort zone to get it set up. It may even turn into your first blog post, here is what I learned...
    I certainly appreciate the detailed and thoughtful reply. As opposite to everything I've said to this point as it is, I WOULD like to do this all myself just so I have control of everything and am 100% to blame/credit for whatever happens. But the offer is appreciated. Like I said... at some point, I need to just say "eff it" and toss money at my conundrum and see what happens. But thanks!



    WarriorWasim: I will look into that, also. Thanks!



    Originally Posted by morphius1375 View Post

    Bluehost by far has the best web hosting plans and multiple hosting options too. I did not quite understand what you meant when you wrote "Pay for the hosting, then pay for the blogging" I use Bluehost for my blog and I got the domain free for an year. I do agree they might be a trifle expensive when it comes to renewals.
    However, You could also explore inMotion, Hostgator or Dreamhost for your hosting needs they have excellent packages to choose from.
    Design experience shouldn't be a problem, as long as you are using WordPress as your blogging platform, you will find loads of Free themes to choose from. You can just do a search on Google and choose the one you like the best.
    WordPress installation on to your hosting and choosing a theme etc are really easy and simple. They are just a couple of clicks. For further information on that you could read WPbeginner.com. Great resource for learning the WP basics.
    Good Luck.
    Thanks, man. I am thankful for the reply. It does sound a lot easier when you put it all like that. It's making me feel a bit better.


    jan roos: Intersting! That's one of the first negative things I've heard of Gator. Siteground has seemed appealing, though.


    princetotem: Yeah, I definitely think I'll do WP. It's just a matter of how/where to host it.


    Originally Posted by discrat View Post

    In all honesty, this could be the case. I won't say for sure one way or the other as I just do no have enough knowledge about your situation .I know many espouse the idea that IM can be for everyone. The reality is it's just not !




    - Robert Andrew
    I reflect back on my teenage years, and I REALLY miss being ahead of the curve on technology. I used to be able to get my computer games back in the day and change the files around to make them silly or more fun or whatever. I was The Tech Guy of my friends. Now, and this is true, I recently spent 40 minutes one day trying to figure out how to put checkboxes in a Word document. It's like my 20's happened and everything changed and I got the luddite brain. And yet, every overstressed mommy on the planet can operate a blog. How hard can it really be?


    Mdshohidulislamrobin: That's... not even a little bit what I asked for. But thanks for not even reading my OP, I guess?


    Originally Posted by JohnMcCabe View Post

    I use namecheap for domain registration and Veerotech for blog hosting.

    Check the WSO section to see if their offer is still open. They usually have a discount.

    ~$10/year for a .com domain and ~$8 a month for hosting.

    One piece of advice. Do not get your hosting and domain registration from the same place.

    If you ever have problems with your host, and they also control your access to your domain, they can pretty much freeze you out. If the domain is registered elsewhere, you can change a few settings and be back in business in a few hours.
    Really? This is what seems so difficult to me. Everything being all piecemeal and separate. Damn. And is it not more expensive to do it that way?
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    • Profile picture of the author DWolfe
      Originally Posted by NotBAMF View Post


      Really? This is what seems so difficult to me. Everything being all piecemeal and separate. Damn. And is it not more expensive to do it that way?
      The reason as stated above if you put all your eggs in one basket and something goes wrong, you have a serious problem. But if you have a domain with one company and hosting with an other. One company can not hold you hostage. Personally I have Name Cheap for a few domains and have hosting with both Bluehost for one site and another with Stablehost.

      Multiple members on the forum have had their hosting and domains with one company. Then a problem happened that cost them a lot of money and headaches. You would be wise to stick go with namecheap for a domain and another company for hosting. IMHO

      Go with the basic package for hosting. You don't need the middle or top of the line packages. Stay away from godaddy for webhosting. If you choose them for a domain they jack the price up the next year. Do a search here you will see multiple threads from people that had issues recently with "hostgator". Good luck putting your site together. Oh by the way use a free wordpress theme to start since you are on a budget. Go with the 2016 version to start. Good luck and get started !
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    • Profile picture of the author discrat
      Originally Posted by NotBAMF View Post


      And yet, every overstressed mommy on the planet can operate a blog. How hard can it really be?
      Yeah, I found out that running a blog was not hard and it was the first thing I did in IM. I found out back then ( 9 years ago) that I stagnated though doing this. I was not building my assets as far as making my own Products. Did not push myself to learn to make videos and E-books etc..etc..

      I just blogged and that's all I did and run CPA and Adsense. Of course many of these successful bloggers do the product creations stuff but many like myself did not.


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  • Profile picture of the author ryanbiddulph
    Hi B,

    A lot of folks have the tech stuff covered above - awesome - so I'd add to get hyper clear on the the pop culture/entertainment from a humorous angle, because getting clear makes your blogging life easier.

    Meaning, every post should align 100% with that niche.

    You'd be commenting on blogs related to the niche too. To build friendships with successful entertainment bloggers and to drive traffic, and build brand awareness.

    You seem to have a passion for this niche. Awesome. That passionate energy fuels your journey.

    Focus on creating and connecting with top bloggers in the niche and you will rock it out.

    Happy Blogging.

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  • Profile picture of the author JohnMcCabe
    Originally Posted by NotBAMF View Post

    Really? This is what seems so difficult to me. Everything being all piecemeal and separate. Damn. And is it not more expensive to do it that way?
    It's not all that difficult. If you read the fine print, that "free" domain offer is only good for the first year. After that, you pay market price anyway. And if you do end up in a tiff with your combined host/registrar, they have all the leverage.

    Once you get through the initial set up process, having the two separately isn't that big a deal. Once a year, I pay my domain renewal. After losing a domain for renewing late, I set up automatic renewal, so renewing just means I get an email saying the charge is coming and one when it actually renews. I get an invoice for hosting by email once a month. It, too, is on autopay, so I get another email saying the invoice has been paid.

    How complicated is that?
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  • Profile picture of the author affplugs
    Wordpress is Best.
    Theme: Genesis + one of it's child theme.
    Plugins: Avoid installing necessary plugins.
    Host: BigScoots.com is the best I found in 12+ years experience.

    Best wishes!
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  • Profile picture of the author Steve L
    Originally Posted by NotBAMF View Post

    Hey there everyone. I was hoping to get some education and based on some other topics I've browsed here, everyone here seemed like they'd be helpful.

    I'm wanting to create a blog, and I'm basically hopelessly stuck at step 1. Or, hell, step 0.1, if you will. I have no idea what blog hosting site with which to start. The initial research I turned up was strong on Bluehost, and I was just about to signup there when some more research came up with some more negative reviews, and then I came across what seemed to be the fact that on top of $5-something per month, I'd have to pay something like $12/month or so for WordPress hosting. Is that true?

    I've come across some other hosting sites (HostGator, SiteGround), but all the reviews kind of run together, and it's hard to differentiate one from another. Thus, I come to your forum for some advice on where to even start.

    What is the best site hosting for starting a blog?

    Some facts about me to help you advise me:

    1) Cost is something of an issue. I'm not struggling, but I'm not independently wealthy enough to get this off the ground without being aware of the most cost-effective options. I don't need the cheapest option on the market, but I can't splurge, either. The whole Bluehost thing with "Pay for the hosting, then pay for the blogging" thing was quite off-putting (unless I am misunderstanding that).

    2) I have absolutely no web design experience. None. I am completely pre-novice in this regard. Any services that offer the most hand-holding and basic one-click options as possible are ideal. Honestly, I'd prefer a site that does everything except the actual blog writing for me.

    3) My blog will tends towards pop culture and entertainment and humor writing. I'm not a parent/mommy, and I'm not someone whose going to be blogging, like, Eight Other Uses For Old Diapers or recipes or whatever. If that matters.


    Okay, I'm not sure what else I might need. I am more than happy to answer any other questions that might be relevant. I'd really appreciate any advice and personal lessons hat could be offered.

    Thanks!
    I've used Hostgator for years but I've recently looked into adding Let's Encrypt! and with Hostgator I'd have to get a dedicated IP. With other hosts like SiteGround I can use Let's Encrypt! on their shared hosting plans so I'll probably be switching soon.
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  • Profile picture of the author Nathan Isaac
    Originally Posted by NotBAMF View Post

    Hey there everyone. I was hoping to get some education and based on some other topics I've browsed here, everyone here seemed like they'd be helpful.

    I'm wanting to create a blog, and I'm basically hopelessly stuck at step 1. Or, hell, step 0.1, if you will. I have no idea what blog hosting site with which to start. The initial research I turned up was strong on Bluehost, and I was just about to signup there when some more research came up with some more negative reviews, and then I came across what seemed to be the fact that on top of $5-something per month, I'd have to pay something like $12/month or so for WordPress hosting. Is that true?

    I've come across some other hosting sites (HostGator, SiteGround), but all the reviews kind of run together, and it's hard to differentiate one from another. Thus, I come to your forum for some advice on where to even start.

    What is the best site hosting for starting a blog?

    Some facts about me to help you advise me:

    1) Cost is something of an issue. I'm not struggling, but I'm not independently wealthy enough to get this off the ground without being aware of the most cost-effective options. I don't need the cheapest option on the market, but I can't splurge, either. The whole Bluehost thing with "Pay for the hosting, then pay for the blogging" thing was quite off-putting (unless I am misunderstanding that).

    2) I have absolutely no web design experience. None. I am completely pre-novice in this regard. Any services that offer the most hand-holding and basic one-click options as possible are ideal. Honestly, I'd prefer a site that does everything except the actual blog writing for me.

    3) My blog will tends towards pop culture and entertainment and humor writing. I'm not a parent/mommy, and I'm not someone whose going to be blogging, like, Eight Other Uses For Old Diapers or recipes or whatever. If that matters.


    Okay, I'm not sure what else I might need. I am more than happy to answer any other questions that might be relevant. I'd really appreciate any advice and personal lessons hat could be offered.

    Thanks!

    HOSTING:

    Hosting service I would highly
    Recommend would be Inmotion hosting.

    I ran many websites through them and they were flawless for speeds and reliability. Their customer service is really
    Great and I used their chat many times when transferring a website across to Inmotion hosting.

    You can also check out a place called WPengine if you make a blog through Wordpress.

    I'm going through Ramit Sethi's Zero To Launch Flagship course and he recommends them highly.

    In our ZTL Facebook groups. I've read how some people did not go through with WPengine and paid for
    It dearly when their site crashed during their product launch.



    I would not recommend Godaddy or host gator.

    Both of Those I found very slow. On many occasions to load up webpages.

    They were cheaper but that's exactly why. They're not the best.
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  • Profile picture of the author David Jones42
    wordpress is best for blogging. try to update your blog each in everyday for better result. you can also report old post with new date it is also best practice.
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  • Profile picture of the author williamstout
    I use Site5 for all my web hosting needs. They are a bit on the expensive side but the service is too good.
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  • Profile picture of the author Md Harun
    Hello, Every one. I am a beginner for SEO and Iwant to know from all resfact warror. for example buyer ope red me this is my product( mattress- or- shampoo) give a good report sheet. How many report i have to give him.I request to member give a good solution. i need to learn for start work in SEO market .
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  • Profile picture of the author shiftyeyes
    I use both hostgator and bluehost. It seems like you have to pay 12 months+ up front these days. I don't remember seeing an option for month to month.
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  • Profile picture of the author writeaway
    I've been experimenting for several months now using ONLY FB as my blogging platform

    So far so good

    You get FREE TRAFFIC plus you don't have to worry about hosting etc

    Monetizing is easy because of aff links
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