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.
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.