Introduction To Blogging
If you already have a Middleman project, you can re-run middleman init with the blog template option to generate the sample , , , and , or you can write those yourself. Zero control: Since you don’t actually own your blog, you have little control over what happens to it. If the hosting site decides that your content goes against their Terms of Service (which change frequently), your entire website could be deleted without warning.
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Upload your post to your blogging platform, break it up into smaller paragraphs so it’s easy to read ( only 16% of people read posts word for word , your content must be easy to consume), add headings and links, optimize it using SEO best practices, and finally add images to make it visual.
From well established businesses using to Marketing Directors of major companies who should know more about branding than most, using a blog that is detracting from their personal brand online as they are using Blogger, many companies are using free hosted and poorly branded business blogs.
Whether you’re looking to supplement your income with a little extra to pay for a few nice treats or create a blog that will support your lifestyle then you can pretty much make as much money as you like from blogging if you are prepared to put in the hard work.
Bloggers come to blogging arena with varying degrees of online and social media experience, but we’ve all made more than a few newbie mistakes – there’s always room for more learning and improvement, whether you’re a beginner or you’ve been blogging for years.
Blogs might have fallen out of fashion a touch, due to the onslaught of social networks, but there’s something about having a space that’s properly yours, potentially free from the distractions of a billion adverts and countless competing status updates.
Whilst you have access to the online learning platform, you will also be able to view additional tutorial sessions which will help you look at WordPress, Blogger or Tumblr blog sites so that you can gain extra tips and guidance on creating your blog site.