How to make your own blog? If you must have heard or known about earning money from the internet, then you must know that you can easily earn money sitting at home through a blog or website. The most unique invention of today’s world is the Internet. The biggest popular thing in the online world is websites and blogs.
If you want information about anything or want a solution to a problem, then you search in Google without thinking. There you get many solutions. In a way, you can also say that there is no bigger knowledge source than the Internet.
But have you ever thought that the solutions or knowledge that we get by searching on Google, where does it come from? Does Google write these solutions for you? No, all this information gives you different websites and blogs. The job of Google is just that it stores the links of those websites/blogs in its database and shows them in the search results. So let’s know how to start your own blog.
What is a Blog?
The concept of a blog is completely different from the website. The blog is a means of knowledge. Suppose you have a company in which you make some products. You have also made a website for that. But the blog helps in promoting your products to the outside world.
You share the details of those products through blogs, that’s why blogging is so popular. When you search for information about something in Google, most of the results come from the blog itself. So you must have understood the basic thing that what is a blog.
How to make a free blog on blogger
I told you in the previous article that Blogger (Blogspot) is a product of Google. So there is no need to create an account in it. If you have a Gmail account then you can access it through it. So let’s start.
1. Open any web browser on your computer and go to www.blogger.com or www.blogspot.com.
2. Here you can log in by giving your Gmail ID and Password. If you already have a login in Google, then it may not ask you for a login.
3. After logging in, you will see the window of “Create a new blog”. Or a button will be found on the left side by the name of “New Blog”. Click here.
4. You have to enter the “Title” of your blog. This is going to be the name of your blog. After that click on Next.
5. In the next step you have to give “Address” which should be unique. If your name is unique then it will tell you that “This blog address is available”. After that click on Next .
6. In the next screen, you have to give your “Display name”, which is your profile name. After that click on “Finish”.
Now your blog is ready. Whatever name you have given in the address field, it is the address of your blog, here ……blogspot.com. The free blog always comes with a sub-domain and that is .blogspot.com. See, it is very easy to create a blog.
How to make a free blog on WordPress
Creating a blog in WordPress is as easy as Blogger. So let’s start.
1) Go to the website of ‘www.wordpress.com’ on your computer.
2) There you will get 2 options, one is for Website and the other is for Blog. There is no difference between the two, it just gives you the opportunity to select different themes according to the website and blog. You select an option.
3) I selected “Blog” and on the next page, it asks you the category of your blog. I selected “Writing & Books” here.
4) The sub-category of your category will be shown on the next page. You can choose anyone.
5) Then you have to select a theme, which will be the design of your blog.
6) On the next page, you have to select a domain name for your WordPress blog, which is unique. Then you have to click on the option of “Free”.
7) Select the option of “Free” in the Plans page.
8) Now you have to create your account. Here all you have to do is enter your email id and password and click on the “Create My Account” button.
Now your WordPress blog is ready. All you have to do is verify the email of WordPress by opening your email account once. Your website/blog comes with .wordpress extension. Whenever you want to log in to your account, you can do it through wordpress.com.
But the problem with this is that you cannot customize it as per your wish. For that, you have to use self-hosted WordPress. For that, you will need a domain and hosting. Once you buy both of these, you will be able to know the process of installing WordPress by clicking here.
All the big blogs and news sites you are seeing on the Internet, almost all have been made on this platform. If you just want to learn how to drive it, then the free one is fine for you.
How to write a blog
You will see a (+) symbol at the bottom of the Blogger blog and you can write a blog by going to New → Post in WordPress. Here is a video below on how you can write articles in Blogger and WordPress which will rank in Google. Please see it and apply it in your blog.
How to make a blog from mobile?
Just like you can create a blog from a computer, in the same way you can create a blog from mobile. To create a blog from mobile, first open Chrome browser and from there go to blogger.com or wordpress.com website. By creating your account here, you will be able to create a free blog with the help of the above steps,
What is blog writing?
Writing your experience and knowledge by making a website online is called blog writing.
What are the types of blogs?
There are 2 types of blogs; Personal Blog and Professional Blog.