Your Blog Brand and Domain Name

Your business/blog name is EVERYTHING. Your blog name is your brand and it is what will define your blog for the life of your online business. So take some time to brainstorm a good blog name instead of jumping in with two feet. It gets much, much harder to change your blog name in the future and you don’t want Continue Reading →

Web Hosting for a New Blog

When we started blogging this step of getting a functional blog on the Internet took us 6 months! Just thinking about having this virtual website on the Internet used to boggle our mind. Thankfully for you, things have gotten a lot better. Modern day web-hosting providers handle the majority of the grunt work themselves and getting a bare-bone website live Continue Reading →

Top Ten Tips Once You’ve Launched Your Blog

Once you’ve launched your new blog, what do you do next? If you prepared for your launch correctly, you’ve written numerous articles in advance to post to your blog at frequent intervals. Is it time to sit back and watch the results of your pre-launch preparations? Absolutely not! To do this would only waste all your previous efforts. You are Continue Reading →

Blog Resources

Every writer, communicator, and platform-builder needs great resources. Here are some that we use and recommend. Hopefully, they’ll help you as much as they’ve helped us. Web hosting and design Bluehost: Need help hosting a blog or website? For as low as $3.95, you can get set up on Bluehost, the only hosting solution I recommend. Bluehost is one of Continue Reading →

Ready to Start a New Blog?

Blogs, or Weblogs as they were previously known, are increasingly popular for those starting a new website. If you have something you would like to say and share with the world, a blog is the best way to go. And starting a new Blog has never been easier as almost every hosting provider utilizes some sort of automation tool to Continue Reading →

Planning for Future Blog Posts

Writing your very first blog post is usually exciting since your level of energy and enthusiasm are typically sky high! But to keep a site alive and growing you will need to post updates on a consistent and even frequent basis. Not only that but you will need to maintain the content quality at a level that keeps visitors coming Continue Reading →

Mistakes to Avoid with a New WordPress Blog

So you’ve finally got WordPress software installed on your domain. And guess what? Your new blog already has mistakes that need to be fixed! Your configuration defaults may be a dead giveaway that you don’t know your way around your blog’s management panel. In this article, we’ll look at the steps you’ll need to avoid mistakes and to get things Continue Reading →