This is the first step of money making. When you need to start affiliate marketing or need to promote your products or services, then you should have your own website or your own blog.
In basically you can create your own blog with these free blogging websites. It’s almost free.
- WordPress.com (https://wordpress.com)
- Blogger.com (https://www.blogger.com)
- Wix.com (https://www.wix.com)
- Webs.com (https://www.webs.com)
- Yola.com (https://www.yola.com/)
You can find another free blogging websites with google search. But you have afflicted with these difficulties probably.
- Deletion – Your blog can be delete when avoiding their terms or sometimes their specific consent.
- Advertisements – Some blogs are working with their 3rd party advertisements. We can’t remove it.
- Not allow to given TLD(top level domain) – Have to publish blog or website with their sub-domains. Specially, we have to pay too much dollars than general value of the domain if we need TLD domain.
And much more difficulties you are getting with this free blogging websites.
Why don’t you create your own blog or website with your own domain.
Most people are thinking about this is more difficultly and they have to spend lot of money to create a blog or website. It’s would be wrong. You don’t need to spend a lot of money and you can manage easy of your blog or website.
You can buy a .com TLD(top level domain) for just under $10 per year and you can buy a web hosting for just under $7 per month.
Read my previous blog posts and understand clearly about domain name registration and web hosting.
Making your first blog/website
When, you have your own domain and better web hosting account, you can make a website easy way.
You can install WordPress, Joomla, Drupal or that type of CMS through cPanel. cPanel is the control panel of your web server. Use “Softaculous Apps Installer” to install any CMS. It’s automatically create the database and files.
I would recommend the WordPress CMS(content management system).
WordPress is a very popular CMS. 90% of blogs are done by WordPress cms. It has more free plugins and more free templates as well. Specially, we can manage our articles, user comments and feedbacks easy way.
This video will help you how to install WordPress through cPanel. But this video has been produced in 2013.
This video is a fresh one and it’s done by InMotion web hosting company. If you have Arvixe web hosting, please watch the previous one firstly.
Then you don’t need any web programming knowledge to install, run and publish WordPress blog. Get the better experience of making posts, managing templates, install plugins, comments moderation and more things with your self. Use google search and youtube.com to find awesome tutorials.
I think this tutorial is enough to making your first blog. But you have to learn more strategies and you have to learn more blogging tips to improve the quality of your blog/website. I will share that all kind of tips and strategies in this blog.
If you have any problems or ideas, post comments section bellow. I will able to help you always.