How to move from Blogger to WordPress – Complete Guide

Are you thinking about migrating your blog from Blogger to a self-hosted WordPress platform? If so, you're on the right track to gaining more control over your blog (or website) and better customization options. Lots of people will start on Blogger because it's free and easy to use. There's no shame in that; Blogger is a great platform to start learning the trade of blogging and website building. However, once you start getting more traffic and subscribers, a self-hosted WordPress blog usually Read more [...]
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101 Blog Post Ideas That Will Make Your Blog “HOT”

Updated: January, 2015 (Now we have a total of 135 blog post ideas). You want your blog to succeed, right? Of course you do! Unfortunately, it takes a lot of determination and persistence to write blog posts on daily basis that make your blog sizzle, viral, or “hot”. I know many bloggers who produce excellent content. Their approach is different, out of the box and it makes them extraordinary. Therefore I have made a list of 101 blog post ideas that most likely make your blog more interesting. This Read more [...]
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How to Add an Email Signup Box to Your WordPress Blog (… And Why it Matters?)

I'm receiving loads of questions from my visitors who want to learn how to add an email signup box to their blog. It could be a headache for a beginner who has just started a blog. To save your precious time, I decided to dedicate a whole blog post on that topic. The main problem for starting bloggers is getting visitors and making them come back for more. I tend to discover a LOT of great blogs (and blog posts) on a daily basis but I never go back for one simple reason: They don’t collect Read more [...]
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What is a BLOG? 9 Experts Share Their Opinions

You must have heard the term "blog" or "weblog" and you're probably thinking what it's all about... Let's make this clear, when I was in College (back in 2008), a lot of people talked about "blogs" and "blogging", but I never knew exactly what it was. I had absolutely no idea... Fortunately, I've now published and managed many different blogs, so I can truly say I know what blogging is. Before I give you an in-depth explanation of blogs and blogging, let's see other definitions for that: According Read more [...]
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How to Move Your Blog from WordPress.com to WordPress.org (self-hosted)

Want to know how to move (transfer) your blog from WordPress.com to WordPress.org? In this post, I'm going to give you the exact step-by-step instructions on how to do that. I assume that you already have a decent amount of posts and/or followers on your WordPress.com (free) blog and therefore you want to move your blog/site to a personal domain, right? WordPress.com is a common way to get to know the blogging life and habit but after some time a lot of users feel the limitations. The design options Read more [...]
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WordPress.com vs WordPress.org – What’s the Difference?

One of the most confusing issues for people who want to start blogging is whether to use WordPress.com (free, but on a sub-domain: yourblog.wordpress.com) or WordPress.org (self-hosted on your own domain). Once you know all the differences between the two, it's an easy choice, actually. Before I move on, I just want to let you know where else you can start a free blog on a sub-domain (besides WordPress.com): tumblr.com blogger.com weebly.com They are all offering you a free sub-domain Read more [...]
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How to Make Money from Blogging – Blog monetization ideas

Updated 5th of February, 2015. You must have seen or heard about people who make a lot of money from blogs. Some people aren’t even afraid to show it off to their readers. Here are a couple of folk who do extremely well with blogging: Pat Flynn from SmartPassiveIncome.com makes around $80,000 per month (he started his blog 5-6 years ago, though). Lindsay from PinchOfYum.com makes around $20,000 per month (she started her blog in 2010). Regina from ByRegina.com makes around $7,000 Read more [...]