Posted on : 30-08-2010 | By : stargaterich | In : Internet_Marketing
Tags: atomic blogging, atomic theme, blogging, blogs, wordpress
WordPress is one of the most popular free blogging software. It is one of the most deployed CMS (content management system) and is the favorite blogging platform choice for most Internet marketers.
Some even considered it the top recommended blogging platform given the flexibility, tons of features and great ongoing support from the WordPress software development community. You can download the software from www.wordpress.org
If you are treating it as a hobby or just simply as a form of networking tools to communicate with friends), then you can simply proceed to apply for a free WordPress blog account at www.wordpress.com. The account is usually approved within minutes and you can proceed to post your blog.
As much as it is convenient, there are limitations with regards to using free WordPress hosted blog account. Notably you are restricted and constraint in terms of flexibility to install additional features, disk space and etc.
Furthermore, you have to be careful not to breach the terms and conditions associated with free WordPress blog account. Otherwise your blog might be revoked or canceled without warning and you stand to lose all your blog postings and other contents once your account is deactivated.
If you wish to monetize your blog then you should get your own domain name and have your blog hosted by 3rd party reputable and reliable host service
provider. Nowadays it is very affordable to apply for a domain name as well as to sign up for a good host service provider to host all your blogs and websites.
If you are a newcomer to WordPress and online business, all those talk about applying for a domain and self-hosted blog steps might seem to be
Fret not, I assure you it is not difficult though. I have put together a compilation of WordPress beginner’s video guide for the benefit of newbies who might face difficulties with the installation of self hosted WordPress blog. Please sign up to get your free WordPress video tutorial guide right here. You will be glad you did.
Alvin Phang, the creator of Atomic Blogging and Atomic Theme 5 has also released a free blogging guide handbook. The contents are invaluable and I am sure most new bloggers would find the tips and information extremely helpful. You can download the blogging handbook right here too.