I always suggest to start a blog with your own domain and hosting on self-hosted WordPress. But you need to invest on that. If you’re newbie and don’t want to make any investment you can create a free blog and start blogging.
- Read What is a Blog???
There are so many blogging platforms available which offer free blogs. But WordPress is one of the most popular blogging platforms to create a new blog for free. Anyone can register and get a free blog like name.wordpress.com and start blogging. This post will give you the proper information and guidelines for newbie’s who want to create a free blog
Step By Step Guide To Create A Free Blog On WordPress:
To create a free blog, first, go to wordpress.com and click on create website.
Once you click on create website one window will be open and enter the information in 5 steps.
Step 1- What is your website about: Click on the category which your website belongs to.
Step 2- Choose a theme: Select a theme which related to your blog. You can change it later when you want.
Step 3- Let’s find a domain: Enter a domain name of your blog. When you enter the blog name, WordPress will check the availability of that name. If it’s available you can start using that. Read this article which helps you on choosing a great domain name for your website.
Step 4- Pick a plan that’s right for you: Here you have to select the plan which suits you. Here we want to create a free blog on WordPress so select a free plan.
Step 5- Create your account: You need to provide the details on this page. Enter details like email address, username and password then click on create my account.
Now your blog is created. Now go to settings on blogger dashboard and make changes to improve your blog.
If you want to change the blog’s template go to dashboard, themes then select a theme and customize the theme. If you want to customize the present theme directly click customize on the current theme. Here you can add site title, tagline, logo, menus, widgets and static front page. You can Change the background color and fonts for your blog.
Now go to dashboard, personalize and sharing to connect your blog with social media to promote your blog. Now you can add Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn accounts to share your posts automatically.
Now your blog is ready and you can start posting. This is the real time to prove yourself by sharing your thoughts and experiences. Content is king in blogging. You have to express your feelings with added quality. You need to put full efforts on posting daily. To start posting on your new blog go to dashboard, publish, blog posts then click on add to create a post. Here you can see one draft post which is automatically published by WordPress click on trash to delete this post.
Here you can check a Complete Guide which helps to start blogging.
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