Before reading this article “How To Start A Blog In Low Budget”, firstly you have to ask some questions by yourself and if your answer will be yes then only read the article further and take action accordingly. Take Action to change your life; Take action to make your life happy; Take action to make your work-life balance; Take action to live your life with joy;
This is the right time, don’t think more start now and act upon ideas.
- Are you getting tired of your daily 9-5 job?
- Are you looking for a change?
- Are you looking for excitement in your life?
- Do you want to travel around the world?
- Do you want to earn enough money?
- Do you want to work from home?
If your answer is Yes then you are on a right track, money is something which you can earn not only by hard work but also a smart work. I have seen many people who are very hard workers but they don’t have enough money but smart workers have money.
Life is precious and you have to spend your life with joy and full of happiness, life is all about living your life and not about thinking and getting stress.
Now let us start and explore about one of the most lucrative online business ideas that are “Blogging“. blogging is one of the most popular online business ideas nowadays in which you can earn from $1,000 to $50,000 a month and this amount will increase day by day.
Blogging is popular because you can earn money through the blog by sitting at home and earn money by giving your users a better content. actually, this is a win-win situation you can provide the valuable contents to users and in return get the money through various ads like google ads, banner ads etc.
#Important Things You Need Before Starting A Blog:
- Domain And Hosting Registration
- Basic Plugins
Let us elaborate each and every point so at the end of this article you can understand How To Start Your Blog In Low Budget
Domain And Hosting Registration
Domain Name is the initial thing which you have to register on the domain registry websites, there are several websites where you can register your domain, one of the best domain booking website is Bluehost
Hosting is the place or we can say panel where all the files stored and which have some other tools like email setup, database setup, file setup, installer etc.
You can initially choose the name of your blog and accordingly search for the domain availability, follow the below steps to search and book your domain.
Step-1: Click Here and open the domain registry website, below page will open
Step-2: Now click on the “Get started Now“ button. domain and hosting plan page will open choose the best plan according to your suitability, I would suggest that initially, you can choose “Plus” plan as if you can take the basic plan further when you upgrade the site it will cost more than Plus, so it would be good to choose the “Plus” plan initially.
Step-3: Once you can choose the plan now page will redirect you to the “Sign Up” page, you can choose your domain name in the “New Domain” section and click on “Next”
Step-4: Your selected domain availability will be showing on the next page and if domain name not available then it would suggest the alternative domains and page redirects to the registration page. here you can enter all your details like Name, Address etc. in the Package Information section choose the domain plan booking time period 1 year, 2 years etc. choose the tie period according to your suitability. Uncheck the Domain Privacy Protection, Site Backup Pro, Site Lock Security, below is the snapshot
Step-5: Choose the payment information and details then after click “Submit” button, it will redirect you to the payment success page and domain as well as hosting will be booked. an email from the web admin will be sent to your registered email about the credential and other hosting details.
Once you are ready for the hosting and domain registration, then install the WordPress on your hosting panel, installing WordPress is very easy as there are click and play feature.
# After logging into your hosting panel account click on “Hosting Panel” section and then click Manage button a separate admin panel will open with several icons and feature menus.
# Click on “WordPress” which is under “Web Application” [section may be different]
#Click On “Install The Application” and follow the steps, after successfully installation your site will be ready to post articles with default themes
Your site is ready now with the default theme, you can change this theme further and set up the other things step by step.
To open your site admin panel enter URL http://yoursite.com/wp-admin [yoursite.com is the name of your registered site]
Your WordPress admin panel looks like below snapshot
3. Basic Plugins
There are some basic plugins which initially you have to install to maintain the security, performance and performing other activities.
Login to your WordPress account and click “Plugins” option in the left menu bar this will redirects you to the plugins search page, click “Add New” button:
below is the list of important plugins:
- Contact Form7
- Yoast SEO
- Jetpack By WordPress
- Google XML SiteMap
- WP super cache
Choosing a theme is one of the crucial and important parts to run a successful blog, it is one of the most important parts to read the user’s mind and create best to the best theme so that user’s session more as compared to normal one and your content will look good and impressive. So theme selection is directly proportional to users engagement.
Below are the some of best pick themes for you which will generate high user’s engagement and traffic on your blog:
- LifeStyle: Lifestyle is an awesome theme developed by Mythemeshop, It is one of the latest and most popular themes which helps you to create catchy and attractive web pages with responsive design. Lifestyle magazine theme is elegantly designed with three header and post layouts that make it suitable for multiple uses. Unlike other magazine themes, Lifestyle is lightweight, fast loading and with optimal performance. It is ideal for creating a sleek online magazine in different niches.
- Bridge – A Multipurpose Theme: Bridge is a multipurpose and very effective theme for your business as you can perform multiple tasks i.e. implement themes for multiple categories. The bridge is an elegantly designed WordPress theme that features multiple sleek layouts, fast-loading speed, high performance, and optimized ad system among other premium features.
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If you are looking for any technical help or help in starting the blog put your issues in the below comment box would provide the solutions on ASAP basis also you can directly connect with me for any kind of issue either technical or related to blogging at firstname.lastname@example.org