How To Start A Personal Blog | Personal Blogging For Beginners

How To Start A Personal Blog | Personal Blogging For Beginners

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blogging for beginners hey guys Bryan with WP Cupid Blog and in this video I’m
going to be showing you a complete personal blogging for beginners tutorial
on how to start a personal blog whether you’re newbie egg technology have no
experience of blog starting or even if you are a pro this personal blogging 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 personal blog
by following this tutorial video you will have your blog set up in as little
as 10 minutes at the end of this video you will have your blog successfully
started I’m gonna be providing you with a bunch of helpful resources that will
help you in your blog starting journey towards the end of the video so stay
tuned the first step I’m gonna cover is how to choose and 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 giving your blog setup 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 getting 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 2 million websites worldwide in over 850,000 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 for any reason you’re unhappy you can cancel and get a
refund no questions asked within the first 30 days I do want to mention that
the link is an affiliate link and I’ll receive a commission which helps support
this channel and helps us put out more where
Press 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 a plus plan and a prayin plan I recommend going with the basic plan
and then you can always scale up whenever you’d 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 demain 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 if you want to be a dot-com
dotnet dot org etc dot-com is the most popular domain extension so I’d
recommend going with 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 and put a phone number and lastly the best email for you as you’ll
get emailed or receipt of payment and a copy of your login credentials etc below
that you will see package information you’ll see account plan this is where
you can select the term for your hosting package you have 12 months 24 months 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 the main 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 through the main privacy you
push out Bluehost information for the site and not yours site lock security
fine is security for your WordPress website and protects it from hackers I
done select this as their really good free alternatives you’ll see code guard
code guard creates daily backups and allows you to restore your sight
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 and keyword rankings submitting your site to 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 to Bluehost privacy
policy in terms of service now click the submit button
you’re now brought to a page where 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 read and agreed to Bluehost privacy policy and terms and
conditions and click the next button you will now be directed to a
congratulations page click the blue login button to log into 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 that 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 posts where you can add 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 page 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 plug-ins 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 a 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 the 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 in to 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
and used by over 500,000 users is the drag-and-drop editor called
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 element
or page builder on the plugins page and install and activate it if you’d like to
try it out Elementor as a free and paid version I provided a link in the
description so you can check out and compare the features of the free and
paid versions another great resource to check out is Fiverr
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
personal blogging for beginners tutorial video on how to start a personal 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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13 thoughts on “How To Start A Personal Blog | Personal Blogging For Beginners

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  2. I subscribe back to those who subscribe me first??Let's help each other other grow together?

  3. thank you it really helped. it asks me to pay 30 months money all at once. do u know any other way to pay the money.

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