How much will it cost me to create a blog or web site?

Believe it or not, you can create and launch your web site for under 20 bucks:

1) Register a domain name: $10
2) Web hosting: anywhere from $5 to $29/month

How long will it take to create a blog?

You can create a blog and have it live on the web in under five minutes. Web site customization is what takes time. A good premium WordPress theme will make things easier for you and dramatically speed up the process.

What kind of skills or experience do I need to create a blog?

If you’re able to read this answer, you shouldn’t have any problems.

Who are you, and why should I listen to you?

My name is James Wright, and I’ve been creating web sites and internet businesses since 1996, and blogs since 1999. You can learn more about me here.

Are you available to help me create my web site?

Yes, indeed… I offer a WordPress installation service. I may also be available for longer term web site development projects. Feel free to contact me with any questions.

Where should I host my blog or web site?

I recommend two different WordPress hosting companies. You should choose the one that’s right for you depending upon your needs and your budget.

Can you recommend WordPress theme for people on a budget?

Yes I can… I Iove the Striking Multiflex Responsive Theme. An absolute steal for $55.

Is a free blogging platform good enough for a business?

Yes! While there are a lot of terrific free blogging platforms that are better suited to hobbyists and amateurs (e.g, Blogger, Tumblr, etc.), the undeniably smartest choice for a business blog or web site is WordPress.

How do I get traffic to my new blog or web site?

Ahhh… traffic, the currency of the web. What good is a web site if no one ever finds it, right? Here’s a quick tutorial on how to get traffic to your web site.

Can you show me how to money with my blog?

I offer a little crash course called “Blog Profits” which is available for free to my email newsletter subscribers. Learn more about how to make money blogging.