WordPress.com is a good blogging platform to start your career with. But over time, when you realize the real potential of blogging- for expressing yourself, for growing your business, and/or for making money, you will want to move your WordPress.com blog to a self-hosted WordPress (WordPress.org) blog. To do that, follow this detailed guide to move your free WordPress.com blog to your own server. Now that you and I are on the same page, it’s time for you to make that big decision which you’ve wanted to make for a long time: Migrate your WordPress.com blog to your own hosting account. This will remove all of the restrictions which you’ve had to face on your WordPress.com blog. Also, in this guide, I’ll tell you how to make your new WordPress blog search engine friendly. Following my method, you should not lose any traffic or search engine results, and all of your earlier links (read about backlinks) should remain intact. Moving From WordPress.com to … [Read more...] about How To Migrate From WordPress.com To WordPress.org (Self-hosted)
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WordPress.com is a good blogging platform to start your career with. But over time, when you realize the real potential of blogging- for expressing yourself, for growing your business, and/or for making money, you will want to move your WordPress.com blog to a self-hosted WordPress (WordPress.org) blog. To do that, follow this detailed guide to move your free WordPress.com blog to your own server. In this tutorial you will find answers to following questions: Can you switch from WordPress.com to WordPress.org? How to start a WordPress.org blog? How to move from WordPress.com to self-hosted WordPress without losing any search traffic? Do you need to cancel your WordPress.com subscription after moving? If WordPress.org and WordPress.com terminology is confusing for you, you should read my earlier guide on the difference between WordPress.com and WordPress.org (aka self-hosted WordPress). Now that you and I are on the same page, it’s time for you to make that big … [Read more...] about How To Move Your WordPress-com Blog To WordPress-org on Bluehost or Other Hosting
This post is part 1 of a series. Part 1: <<You are here>> Part 2: How to buy hosting for WordPress blog Part 3: How to create a WordPress blog Part 4: Essential settings after installing WordPress Part 5: How to install WordPress plugin Part 6: How to install WordPress theme Whenever we look into starting a blog, we are bombarded with a multitude of options. Some of the options like Blogger, WordPress, and Tumblr are very popular, and others, like Ghost, for example, are “works in progress.” Selecting which blog platform to use depends on the type of blog you have and what you wish to do with your blog. If you are blogging for fun, or as a means of hosting a personal journal, you can use BlogSpot, WordPress.com, or Tumblr, as they are free and quite easy to manage. When you are blogging to promote your business or to make money, it is best to use a more professional platform such as WordPress.org … [Read more...] about WordPress-com Vs. WordPress.org: Which Blog Platform To Use
Kinsta hosting is not new, but a few of you might not know about it yet. Kinsta is one of the top names in the Managed WordPress Hosting industry & is also where ShoutMeLoud has been hosted for the past year. A few days ago I upgraded my plan which now lets me host up to 20 WordPress sites. I will leave the full detailed review on Kinsta for another day, but if you are interested in learning more about them, you can do so from the following two links: The other day I had to add a sub-domain to my blog (which is hosted on Kinsta) and install WordPress onto that sub-domain. Sub-domains are helpful when you wish to add new stuff to your existing domain. What kind of stuff? Well, you can add many new side projects such as: As you know, you can create any kind of website with WordPress because of its versatility and customization capacity. So when you decide to expand your operations with a new website, you can easily create it with WordPress and install it via a sub-domain to keep your … [Read more...] about Installing WordPress on Sub-Domain with Kinsta Hosting: Tutorial
Are you blogging on WordPress.com platform and wondering how you can make money from it? If yes, this is a detailed guide for you to look at various options to monetize your WordPress.com blog. Those who are new to blogging and just started with a blog, you ought to know about different variation of WordPress. WordPress.com : Free platform which is easy for anyone to start a blog instantly. It’s a good platform to start your first blog but I wouldn’t recommend to stick to it for long, as there are many limitations of this platform. I will talk about that in a minute, let’s have a look at other variation. WordPress.org : This is also known as self hosted platform where you host your blog on your own server. It requires a bit of technical knowledge (Though not much) and the advantage here is; there is no limitations here. You should check out this guide on WordPress.com Vs. WordPress.org to learn everything about both the platform and understand the limitations … [Read more...] about How To Make Money From WordPress.com Blog?