Blogging is one of the best way to earn money if you do your things in the right way.Most of them who wish to start a blog might not have an idea on how to start a blog.So here is quick guide on how to start a blog/website.Another most common question among the newbie bloggers is that how to earn money through blogging.There are so many ways to monetize your blog, the most popular way of monetizing your blog is by using Google Adsense and also it is a dream for every newbie blogger to get approved by Adsense.By using Google Adsense or other ad networks you can earn decent money.To earn money from blogging, one of the most important thing is traffic.
So how to start a blog?What are the requirements?
- Domain name
- Blogging platform
Let’s start a new blog
Domain name is a separate identity for your blog/website.The most common extensions used in the domain are .com .org .net .in .co.in.Choose the domain name with any of the extensions according to your choice.You can even try namemesh to choose your domain name, which suggests you the various domain names.You can pick any one of the name from the suggestions.
Where to get a domain name?
Most of the hosting sites will provide you the domain and some sites will provide you a free domain on buying hosting from them.Based on the extensions you are choosing, the price of the domain will differ.So the most familiar site for getting your domain is GoDaddy where you can get a domain for Rs.99, this price is only for 1st year, on your further renewals the pricing might differ.
Hosting is a service which provides a space for your websites on the internet.It puts your sites on the internet.So without web hosting other people will not be able to access your site on the internet, your website will be accessed only through the hosting.There are number of hosting service providers which provide hosting for different price, if you could spend some extra penny then you can go with either Hostgator or Bluehost.
Most of the newbie bloggers might think that without knowing a programming language how can we design a website.Don’t worry there are blogging platforms to help you, without knowing a single line of coding you can easily build a website by simply choosing a theme which suits for your niche.The most common Blogging platforms are WordPress and Blogger.Choose your platform, create an account, select theme and start publishing your articles, your blog is ready.