Blogging for Beginners in 2018

Blogging for Beginners in 2018

Blogs are an important source of knowledge and learning for us. Many of us write a blog or we follow a blog to keep us up-to-date in terms of having first-class information related to our areas of interest. There are many blog services on the internet these days. We can utilize these internet blogs to get the maximum benefit not only in terms of knowledge but also we can make money using these blogs. In today’s article, I am going to tell you how to start a blog and what procedure you need to follow for having a blog.

How to Start a Blog?

How to start a blog? This is the first question which comes to someone’s mind who intends to start blogging. There are many factors to consider before you could actually start putting some content on your blogs. I am going to elaborate them one by one. After reading this article, you would be able to know, what are internet blogs? What blog services can be used to start putting your content on the internet?  How to start your own customized blog?

Let’s start by discussing different blogging platforms which can be used to publish your articles on the internet.


Free Blogging Platform

You can choose a free blogging platform and start putting your content on it. Most famous free blogging platforms are,, Blogger, Wix  & Tumble.

Customized & Self Hosting Domain

Your second option is to have a customized domain name and hosting plan to start your own blog. This option would cost you some amount but it is definitely a better option. If you want to earn some money from your blog then you should choose this option. Many of the affiliate marketing platforms would ask you to have a self-hosted domain as a basic requirement to start monetization on your blog.

How to Choose a Domain Name & Hosting Plan?

Once you choose your domain name & hosting plan, you are halfway through of the initial phase of having a blog. Choosing a domain name & blog hosting plan is very important.  You can choose a hosting package depending on your blog platform. If you are building a blog using WordPress, Blue Host is certainly a better choice. It provides you low-cost WordPress hosting plan with one click WordPress installation facility.  You can choose a hosting plan for your blog according to your own requirements. Let’s proceed to the design stage of your blog.

How to Design a WordPress Blog?

How to design a blog? Most of the people around the globe prefer to have their blogs designed in WordPress. WordPress gives you the ability to have a customized blog, you can customize themes  &  install plugins according to your own requirements.  I have already taught you how to download and install WordPress  & MAMP on your computer. If you missed that article, here is the link

How to Learn WordPress

This article would give you enough knowledge to start WordPress on your computer and start building a blog or a website.

When you design your blog or website, always try to keep It as simple as you can. This would enable your website or blog to load faster. Choose a responsive theme which could provide the option of showing contents in a proper way when seen on a mobile device.   You should also try to learn some SEO techniques before writing articles for your blog.  Installation of an SEO plugin is absolutely important.  Make sure you have one, before you proceed to the next stage, which is writing some impressive articles for your blog.

Here is the link of my article related to SEO Techniques, have a look

Learn Digital Marketing & SEO Techniques

How to Write Articles for Your Blog?

At this stage, I will tell you how to write articles for your blog.  I have already written something related to essay writing, if you missed that article, here is the link

5 Tips For Essay Writing

You should choose a niche before you start writing your articles. Always try to write articles within your own niche. This would give you the flexibility to write better content in a professional manner.  Follow the steps that have been described in essay writing article for writing some impressive articles.

In this article, I have tried to pass on knowledge about blogs & blogging. I hope you would learn from this article. Please provide your feedback as it will help me in writing some more tutorials for you.


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About the writer:
Imran Malik is the Managing Director of Premier Research & Data Management Services (PRDSM) Ltd. Imran holds an MBA degree from University of Wales, Cardiff, UK. Imran has worked with many prestigious companies in UK &  Pakistan.  Imran remained involved in writing blog on social issues for the last many years. He is now utilizing his experience to guide the young freelancers in Pakistan through this blog.



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