How To Start A Mom Blog | Mommy Blogging 101 For Beginners

How To Start A Mom Blog | Mommy Blogging 101 For Beginners


how to start a mom blog mommy blogging
101 for beginners hey guys Bryan with WP Cupid blog and in this video I’m gonna
be showing you a complete mommy blogging 101 for beginners tutorial on how to
start a mom blog whether you be a technology have no experience a blog
starting or even if you are a pro this mommy blogging 101 for beginners
tutorial video will be perfect for you the great thing about this tutorial is
it is extremely easy to follow along with even if you have no experience in
starting and setting up a mom blog by following this tutorial video you will
have your mom blog set up in as little as 10 minutes at the end of this video
you will have your mom blog successfully started I’m gonna be providing you with
a bunch of helpful resources that will help you in your mom blog starting
journey towards the end of the video so stay tuned the first step I’m gonna
cover is how to choose didn’t register your own domain name for free to have a
blog you have to have a domain name step two I’ll be going over how to choose a
hosting provider to have a blog you have to have hosting step three is getting
your blog set up for free with the most popular blogging software today the
blogging platform is WordPress if you want your blog to rank reach success etc
WordPress is the way to go if you don’t have time to start your WordPress blog
right this second be sure to bookmark this video so you can come back to it
later let’s get started the first thing you want to do is head on over to
Bluehost via the link that I provided in the description Bluehost is will be
giving a free domain name and up to 63 percent off web hosting make sure you
click the link in the description to get this great deal
to have a blog you have to have a domain name for people to find your blog and
web hosting that powers your WordPress blog a little about Bluehost Bluehost
powers over two million websites worldwide in over eight hundred fifty
thousand blogs around the world they are also recommended by WordPress themselves
since 2005 they instantly install WordPress for you which makes starting a
blog that much easier they provide 24/7 support via chat email and phone and
they have a 30-day money-back guarantee if any reason you’re unhappy you can
cancel and get a refund no questions asked within the first thirty days I do
want to that the link is an affiliate link and
I’ll receive a commission which helps support this channel and helps us put
out more WordPress tutorial videos once you click the link you’ll be at the
Bluehost home page you’ll see the get started now button on the page click the
button this is where you can select your hosting plan you’ll see three different
options you’ll see a basic plan + plan and a prime plan I recommend going with
the basic plan and then you can always scale up whenever you like if you have
more than one website then you want to choose either the plus plan or prime
plan I’m gonna choose the basic plan for this tutorial as this is most common go
ahead and hit the select button on whichever plan you would like to use we
are now brought to a domain page where we can choose a domain name that we want
completely free or if you already have a domain name you’d enter it in over on
the right for the new domain you can select it if you want it to be a.com
dotnet dot org etc dot-com is the most popular domain extension so I’d
recommend going with a.com if you can I’m gonna type in a domain here and
click the next button you are now brought to a create your
account page this is where you will input your information we have first
name last name the business name is optional put your country address
information in put a phone number and lastly the best email for you as you’ll
get email to receive a payment and a copy of your login credentials etc below
that you will see package information you’ll see a count plan this is where
you can select the term for your hosting package you have 12 months 24 months a
36 months and 60 months as you can see you’ll save money the longer you
purchase your hosting for I’m gonna select the 12 months package setup fee
is free domain registration is free let’s encrypt SSL is free this SSL
feature is a free SSL certificate which makes your site secure with the green
bar and with the HTTPS domain privacy is an add-on that I highly recommend it
will prevent telemarketers and marketers getting a hold of your personal contact
information and bugging you with their services the domain privacy will shell
Bluehost information for the site and not yours site lock security fine is
security for your WordPress website and protects it from
there’s I done select this as there are really good free alternatives you’ll see
code guard code guard creates daily backups and it allows you to restore
your site with a click of a button in case something happens there are free
alternatives that work just the same SEO tools start you can keep unselected this
add-on will submit your site to search engines and provide a report on your
site ranking in keyword rankings submitting your site the search engines
you can do for free this isn’t necessary to have all these add-ons are completely
optional and up to you to get as you can see you’re saving a lot for this hosting
package below that you will input your payment information I’m not gonna fill
this out for protection of personal information once your information is
filled in you want to select the I have read and agreed the Bluehost privacy
policy in terms of service now click the submit button you are now brought to a
page we’ll choose a password for your Bluehost account click the create your
password button input the password you would like click the I of red and agree
the Bluehost privacy policy in terms and conditions and click the next button you
will now be directed to a congratulations page click the blue log
in button to log in the Bluehost Bluehost is also going to at this time
email your dashboard login information to the email address you provided you
will now see pick your theme Bluehost has a bunch of awesome free
wordpress themes you can choose from you can select the theme now if you want to
or below the themes you can click skip this step if you choose a theme now you
can always change the theme you pick without any problem at a later date I’ll
be going over this in more detail later in the video once you choose your free
theme or click skip this step you’ll be at the page here stating all done click
the button that says start building to start building your blog on WordPress
once you click that log in you’ll be at the wordpress dashboard this is what the
wordpress dashboard looks like it’ll ask you a few questions as you can see if
you don’t need help just click that you don’t need help option once you do that
you will see this page you will see blog post where you can add a new blog post
you will see where you can add new pages to your blog if you want to change your
navigation menus you can do so easily and if you are going to sell products on
your site you can install WooCommerce to do so on the far left you will see
tabs hover over them and get to learn them post is where you can add new post
pages is where you can add new pages the media tab is where your images will show
that you upload to your blog comments is where you can view comments people leave
on your blog plugins is where you can install plugins for your blog almost any
customization or feature that you would want more than likely there’s a plug-in
already made for it appearance is where you can change the
look of your theme or change your theme to another one or a premium theme select
themes when you hover over appearance it will showcase free WordPress themes that
you can choose from if you select the most popular it will show you the most
popular free WordPress themes hover over a theme and click install and then click
activate to make the theme your WordPress theme you should also see add
new theme on this page this is where you can add a new theme if you got it from
another site or it is a premium theme a great resource I’ve used for several
years and recommend for professional WordPress themes that look like an award
winning design agency did your blog is creative market this is the creative
market wordpress blog themes page you can easily browse wordpress blogging
premium themes click on them and get a live preview of themes as you can see
here here’s a few examples of premium WordPress themes that are already
pre-made for you to input your information or change however you’d like
you’ll see they look really good click the link in their description below to
check out creative market in the top left of your WordPress dashboard you
will see welcome here or your site title towards the top of the page click this
to view your site to log into your WordPress dashboard you can do so via
the Bluehost cPanel or by typing in your domain name with a slash WP dash admin
here’s an example it’ll bring up this page here just input your login
credentials to be logged into WordPress another great resource that is helpful
in use by over 500,000 users is the drag-and-drop editor called an element
or page builder element or page builder makes starting and creating your
WordPress blog easy you can make edits by dragging and dropping search on the
mentor page builder on the plugins page and install and activate it if you like
to try it out Elementor has a free in paved
version I provide a link to the description so you can check out and
compare the features of the free and paid versions another great resource to
check out is fiber fiber is a great place to get tasks done for just $5 it
is helpful if you need a logo or something done I provide the link in the
description below and that is my mommy blogging 101 for beginners tutorial
video on how to start a mom blog if you have any questions get in touch as I’m
here to help you with anything you need alright guys thanks for watching give
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