Complete Guide to start a blog website from scratch
Every budding writer has a question about how to start a new blog website. Any writer needs a blogging website to showcase their writing online. When it comes to websites, newbies think it’s a very difficult and expensive job. That is absolutely not the case. The simplest part of any website is the blog. I’m not saying that beginning writers will make the best blog site. But you can easily create a proper blogging website. Now let’s see how to start a real blog. The steps of him are as follows.
1) Deciding Your Niche
The first important thing in choosing a niche is interest. You can select the niche that interests you. If there is no interest, you will soon get bored. Interest will also make your writing easier. Don’t pick a niche for more money. Otherwise, you will not be able to work in this niche for a long time.
2) Purchase Domain / Hosting / SSL Certificate
To start a blog, you must first purchase a domain, hosting and an SSL certificate. Buy them from the cheapest and best sellers. There will be many sales plans on the seller’s website. You have to purchase the most suitable plan from there. Buy a plan for at least one year. Buy a domain that matches the niche. I prefer to choose plan from blue host.
3) Install Setup of wordpress
Well, there are many website building tools out there, but WordPress is the simplest. I will tell you the steps to create a website.
You will receive an email with the information from the hosting provider.
Enter your username and password in Cpanel.
Install worpress in Cpanel
Go to the wordpress dashboard
Select the theme (I prefer to install generat plus for blog)
Delete plugins you don’t need
Adjust General Settings
Choose best option in permalinks
Create pages (about us, contact us & privecy policy)
Page Content Generate for pages
Install Plugins (Yoast Seo)
4) Setup blog in wordpress
After doing all of the above you can start working on the blog. Now let’s see the steps to start a blog.
- Add categeries
- Add Categeries in Main Menu
- Add New Post
- Add Content
- Add Media (with alt text)
- Select Categeries
- Overview Parmalink
- Fill up Yoast Seo Options
- Press Post Button
You see how easy it is to start blogging. If you keep all these things in mind, you will be able to easily create a blog website. Trying this way you will become a blogging expert.