Blogging has been around for years, a lot of people are maintaining at least a blog and some of them made it successfully by blogging and make it a full time income for themselves. I know that there are quite a number of people make quite a good income from just a single blog such as JohnChow, Problogger, ShoeMoney and so on.
If you are just starting out in blogging, then this would be a simple guide to get you started. In this article, I am going to share with you 2 famous blogging platform used by all the bloggers around the world to create their blog and make money using their blog.
Blogger.com is a free blogging platform. Everyone can sign up for an account in Blogger.com and get started to blog. Blogger.com is owned by Google.com and some people find that blogs in Blogger.com is having better ranking in Google search results as compared to other blogging platform.
Currently, Blogger.com is being upgraded with a lot of new friendly features such as template designer, gadgets and so on. So, if you are new to blogging, start a blog in Blogger.com is very simple.
As your blog grows bigger, you can also buy domain names for your blog and make it more professional.
WordPress is another very popular blogging platform used by a lot of famous bloggers around d the world. WordPress is divded into free version and paid version. The free wordpress is located at wordpress.com while the paid version is wordpress.org. The customization is a lot lesser as compared to the paid version.
By using wordpress, you have to learn a lot of things ranging from buying a domain name, setting up the wordpress platform in your hosting account, buying a host and so on and so forth.
Once you get familiar with the wordpress platform, making money using the platform is fast and effective. If you plan to grow your blog into a gigantic online business, then wordpress paid version would be a better choice.
So, basically that is the 2 blogging platform used by most bloggers around the world. There are some other blogging platform that provides different features for bloggers. Some of them offers royalty for blogging on their platform, so it depends on your own preference to make money from blog. So, are you ready to start blogging?
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