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8 Blog Design Tips For Beginners (Get A Blog That Rocks)

Before choosing your WordPress theme, let’s stop a minute and think about good blog design. This blogging 101 guide, blog design tips for beginners will help you get your design right from the word go. Newbie bloggers waste a ton of time making changes to the design of their blog. Why? Because they focus on … Read more

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How To Start A Blog In 2022 (The Ultimate Step-By-Step Guide)

Do you want to learn how to start a blog? This in-depth guide shows you the exact steps I used to start and grow my lifestyle blog, Love Life Be Fit from brand new to 100K+ visitors/month in just over a year. Hi, I’m Alison. I’ve been blogging for over three years and working online … Read more

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How Much Does It Cost To Start A Blog In 2022?

It’s an easy question to ask “How much does it cost to start a blog in 2022?”, but it’s a devilishly difficult question to answer.

I could counter with, “As much as you want to spend”. It’s a bit of a cop-out but the truth is what you spend starting your blog will depend on your budget.

How Much Does It Cost To Start A Blog In 2022?

  • Allow $100 to cover your 12-month hosting cost and your domain name. This is all you need to spend to start a blog. Any other costs are optional.

The law of diminishing returns definitely applies to blogging. At the end of the day, however much you spend on tools or gizmos, expensive themes, or first-class hosting, it will be worth diddly-squat, zilch, nada if you don’t produce content people value.

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How To Choose The Best WordPress Hosting in 2022 For Bloggers

Choosing hosting for your WordPress blog is a minefield if you don’t know what you’re looking for. When I started this blog, Simply Hatch, I struck lucky with my hosting company. If your hosting is unreliable, you risk losing your income. I learned the hard way. When your blog goes off-line for several days you … Read more

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57 Blogging Tips (To Start A Successful Blog In 2022)

Starting a blog is the easy part. You can read my free guide: “How To Start A Blog In 2022“, set up your blog, and be ready to write your first post in next to no time. But if it’s so easy, why aren’t all bloggers swaggering around with their pockets lined with gold? How … Read more

What is a blog and how does blogging work

What Is A Blog? And How Does Blogging Work?

Everyone talks about blogging. According to SoftwareFindr, there are some 500 million online. But what is a blog? And how does blogging work? Have you ever stopped and given it some thought? Wondered what they really are? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Get set to explore everything about blogging in this 101 … Read more

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Permalinks And Essential WordPress Settings For Bloggers

Permalinks and WordPress settings tend to be ignored as difficult “techy” stuff by beginner bloggers. (Hands up if you’re one of them). It’s far easier to press ahead with writing your first posts. But ignore this stuff at your peril. Get your settings wrong now and they will come back to bite you! Or at … Read more