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Blogging

Start and maintain a thriving blog.

Learn everything you need to know about starting a profitable blog that readers love.

popular blog types

13 Popular Types of Blogs You Can Start Today and Earn Money From

We take a look at 13 of the most popular types of blog that get traffic and can earn you moolah.

Danielle Willatt

113 Creative Blog Post Ideas That Your Readers Will Love (a Megalist + Tips for Brainstorming)

Wondering what to blog next? Get inspired from our meaty megalist of 113 blog post ideas.

Danielle Willatt

naming your blog

How To Pick Your Blog Name (Ft. 9 Blog Name Generators That Don’t Suck)

A guide to the best tools and tricks to come up with that perfect blog name.

May 6

writing your first blog post

This Is What Your First Blog Post Should Be About

The first blog post is always the toughest. Here's exactly how to kick things off.

May 6

How To Make A Living Blogging (Yep, Even In 2021)

Because no, guys, blogging isn't dead. Here are the most common ways that bloggers are earning thousands from their blog.

May 6

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Get Inspired By These 43 Outstanding Blog Examples (The Best Blogs of 2021)

Thirsty for some blogging inspo? Here are 43 examples of awesome blogs to show you what's possible, plus tips and takeaways for your own blog.

May 6

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Gamification: How To Trick Yourself Into Being More Productive

Verdict’s out: Gamifying the boring parts of your life can help you hack your productivity. Here’s how to do it!

January 7

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Is the Self-employed Life for Me? 6 Questions to Ask Before Taking the Leap

Like the sound of being your own boss? Make sure you can answer these 6 questions before making the leap.

October 21

13 Website Goals To Set (and Smash)

I’m obsessed with setting website goals. They keep me on track, and it’s the only way to grow a business.   Unfortunately, success doesn’t happen overnight (if only it did!). Sometimes it seems like a successful new website or business pops up out of the blue, but that’s not how it really works.   Behind...

May 20

best blogging platform

The 5 Best Blogging Platforms of 2021 (Tested for Usability, Features & Server Speed)

Elliot Boey

best wordpress hosting

7 Best WordPress Hosting in 2021 (Speed, Uptime, and Features Compared!)

Elliot Boey

Writing Tips

How To Write A Blog Post That Actually Gets Read (The Last Guide You'll Ever Need)

We break down the process of writing a blog post that gets you traffic, and keeps 'em coming back for more.

May 6

How to Blog When Writing Isn't Your Thing

Why you DON'T need to be a great writer to be a great blogger.

May 6

Effective Website Content Writing - Tips & Tricks For Writing Website Content That Sells

Content writing for your site is easier than you think. Here's how to write killer content that sells itself.

November 5

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The Quickstart Guide to Becoming a Freelance Writer (Even Without Experience)

Curious about freelancing writing? Here's a guide on how to turn your gift of gab into gold, even without any previous experience.

October 20

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The 9 Secrets of Writing Irresistible Headline (Used By All The Biggest Blogs)

You won’t believe how important headlines are. This blogger tells you how to write the perfect headline.   You’ve probably seen headlines like this all over the internet. Now, I don’t know about you, but some titles and headlines are getting out of hand.   But, competition for views and attention online is fierce. And,...

October 19

writer block

Writer’s Block: the Myth and the Cure

Ever stared at a blank screen not knowing what to write? Here's how 10 famous writers battle their writer's block demons.

December 17

Speed Up Your Blog

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14 Lightning Tricks To Speed Up Your Website

This blog series about website speed has been a fun ride.   So far, we’ve learnt that Amazon would lose $1.6 BILLION(!) if their website slowed down.   We’ve also learnt exactly what’s going on behind the scenes to cause website slowdown.   It brings us to our natural conclusion: how exactly can you speed...

Daren Low

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6 Reasons Why Website Speed Matters & How Amazon Would Lose $1.6 Billion If It Slowed Down

How long do you wait for a website to load?   Well, according to statistics, half of us don’t even wait two seconds for website content to pop up!   That’s why I created the Bitcatcha speed checker. I wanted to make sure my server was reacting as fast as possible. And I want to...

Daren Low

WordPress For Bloggers

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Easy Ways to Backup & Migrate Your WordPress Site (with Plugin)

For any blogger or website owner, it’s important to have some security protocols in place to prevent anything bad happening to your website. Yet even with the best security, there’s always a risk. Accidents happen. You might end up with a site that’s corrupted or hacked.   If you want to avoid losing your WordPress...

February 4

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Kinsta Review

We’re taking a look at Kinsta - a managed Wordpress hosting service with a sharp reputation.

February 19

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7 Best WordPress Hosting in 2021 (Speed, Uptime, and Features Compared!)

Building a WordPress site? You can't go wrong with any of our recommended WordPress hosting here.

March 18

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6 Ways To Increase the Maximum Upload File Size in WordPress

This is a guest post by Mustaasam Saleem from Cloudways.   When you have a WordPress website, you have to upload files every now and then to keep your site active and pretty. So you need to know that there is more than one way to upload your picture, theme, or any other content to...

October 4

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How To Add Google Analytics To Your WordPress Site

Google Analytics (GA) is a tool that many beginner bloggers, online store owners, and website owners tend to underutilize. In today’s digital age, data and information are absolutely essential if you want to have a successful website.   As a website owner, you should definitely have Google Analytics installed on your website. We’ve written a...

September 21

managed wordpress hosting

The 9 Best Managed WordPress Hosting Platforms 2021 (Ranked!)

Managed WordPress hosting is a bit like having your own personal tech team.   It’s a hosting solution that is tailor-made (and super optimized) for WordPress sites, and it’s a step-up from the cheaper ‘shared hosting’ options.   Best thing about it? It takes care of all the technical bits behind the scenes, so you...

October 10

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Everything You Need To Know About DevKinsta - The Free Local WordPress Development Suite

It’s no secret we’re fans of Kinsta as a managed WordPress hosting brand.   So when rumours stirred that Kinsta was working on a new tool to help developers – we were naturally curious. After all, these guys know WordPress like the back of their hand.   Today we’re looking at the freshly launched DevKinsta...

January 20

Popular Blogging Platforms

Zyro website builder

Zyro Review

Zyro lets you build your own website in a simplistic fashion - but is it for everyone? Read more to find out.

April 2

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Wix Review

Everyone and their mother has heard of Wix, but how does it really fare? Find out more in our Wix review.

March 14

hostinger

Hostinger Review

Our review recommends Hostinger as the ideal web host for any beginners or startups. Read more to find out why.

March 20

Tools For Bloggers