The Different Types of Web Hosting – What You Need to Know

The Different Types of Web Hosting – What You Need to Know

When you are a blogger, you need two things (apart from your outstanding wit and creativity, of course!). These two things are: a website for your blog, and a host for your website. Those are the Big Two – you can’t really get anything done without those.

Unfortunately, as simplistic as getting those two things sorted may sound, it can actually be a rather tricky process. Getting your web hosting set up, in particular, can be convoluted and annoying, especially when you’re not sure what the differences between each type are.

Luckily for you and for anyone else struggling with this part […] Read more

Expert Advice for Beginner Bloggers

Expert Advice for Beginner Bloggers

Blogging falls somewhere in the middle of the spectrum, right in the center between an art and a science. Obviously, you have to have some skill as an “artist” (in this case, the art is your writing) if you want to get anywhere, but if you are really trying to pursue success, you need to get your science hat on as well, the SEO being the science-y bit.

This would, of course, mean that there is no single “correct” way to approach blogging. That doesn’t mean, however, that there aren’t any “good” ways of doing so – in fact, there are […] Read more

How to Use Your Blog to Promote Products

How to Use Your Blog to Promote Products

Blogging can be a good way for a writer to make a bit of money, especially if you are willing to use it to help to sell some product. Whether the products are your own or you are engaging in a spot of affiliate marketing, if you do it right you can earn a tidy little profit.

However, the important (and tricky) part is doing it right. The primary aim of your blog is surely to entertain and inform, so you don’t want to dilute that with endless shilling. So how do you manage to start promoting products on your blog, […] Read more