Setting up a website sounds like a technical nightmare for somebody who's never done it before. It isn't. Honestly. If you've used the web and computers for a while, you shouldn't have too much of a problem setting up a website. How so? Because there are plenty of tools to help you. I'm … [Read more...] about How to Build a WordPress Website in 2019: A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners
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If you’re looking for a free, reliable and easy-to-use blogging platform, then you’ve come to the right place. There are several blogging platforms out there and deciding which platform to use is vital. You want a blogging platform that’s straightforward, yet powerful. Something basic but that … [Read more...] about The Pros and Cons of Free Blogging Platforms
In this article, we’ll be looking at how bloggers and website owners make money through affiliate marketing. Let’s start with a brief explanation of how affiliate marketing works. In simple terms, you promote a product or service created by somebody else. It could be a person, a small business or … [Read more...] about What is Affiliate Marketing? – A Guide for Beginners
Are you looking for paid freelance blogging work? Try using one of the popular online job boards listed here. These job boards may not be the places to find the best work, but they are a good starting point. You might have to trawl through a lot of adverts to find the perfect job(s) for … [Read more...] about 7 Websites to Help You Find Highly Paid Freelance Blogging Work
Zoella is a popular fashion, beauty and lifestyle blogger from the UK. To power her successful blog, she uses a free software called WordPress. Although the software is free to download, there are additional costs involved in setting up a blog like Zoella's. At the very least you'll need a … [Read more...] about What Blogging Platform Does Zoella Use?
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Do you ever feel like you waste a lot of time when you're creating content for your blog or updating the stuff you published back in the day? Don't feel bad about replying in the affirmative. There is always room for improvement in everything we do. Whenever we return to an older blog post, we'll … [Read more...] about 8 Surprisingly Simple Tips That Will Make You a More Efficient Writer (Infographic)
In this article, I'll show you how to use a plugin to scour the pages of your WordPress website for broken links. Once discovered, you can either fix or delete them. The plugin I'm going to show scans internal links (the ones pointing to your own pages) and external links (the ones pointing to … [Read more...] about How to Check Your WordPress Website for Broken Links
If you want to use WordPress to build a self-hosted website or start a blog, you have a choice of two flavours: WordPress.org and WordPress.com. What are the differences between the two? WordPress.org provides you with the software you need to start a WordPress powered website or build an app. … [Read more...] about What’s the Difference Between WordPress.org and WordPress.com?