Category Archives: Blogging

Starting a Great Blog Part 3 – Installing WordPress

So, you’ve got your domain and hosting? Well, it’s time to install WordPress. What is WordPress? It’s an extremely versatile and easy to use blogging package. WordPress is used to power a lot of blogs. This site utilizes WordPress. It’s extremely easy to operate, once you install it? Up to the challenge? It’s not much of one if you’ve ever installed web scripts before (even if you haven’t, it’s not that hard). With this tutorial, I have no doubt that you will be able to do it. Shall we get started?

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Starting a Great Blog Part 2 – Domains and Hosting

So, you’re serious about starting a blog. Welcome to part two of the “Starting a Great Blog” series. Today we will cover the naming of your blog (and the purchasing of a domain), and we will cover hosting. Ready? Let’s go.

Thinking Outside the Blog

Collis Ta’eed of North X East wrote an interesting post about as he put it “Thinking Outside the Blog“. I couldn’t agree more that blogs are changing, and that blogs need to set themselves apart from the rest. After all, if blogs didn’t set…

Starting a Great Blog Part 1 – Intro

Have you ever thought about starting a blog? Even if you haven’t, there are plenty of reasons to. It’s a lot of fun. Take a look at some good blogs, and get the feel for blogging: Smashing Magazine ProBlogger The Blog Herald Ars Technica…