While I tried to give you all the insight I could into exactly how to start a blog, perhaps there are some things I missed or something you would like even more detail on. Lucky for you there are tons and tons of resources on the internet that discuss anything you could have questions about.
However, an even better plan would be to head over to the Location Rebel forums and start by asking your questions there!
This piece from Blog Tyrant (which is one of the best sites you can go to for further research on blogging) includes everything from how to write high quality content to how to monetize your blog.
This post gives you a really good overview of all the important things you should have on your blog as you move forward. It’s a good idea to save this and revisit your site every few months to see what needs to be updated.
A lot of people choose to start building their freelance writing career or website around a particular niche. It’s a pretty good idea actually since it can help you get focused from the start. If you are trying to figure out how to niche down, this post might be for you.
A lot of people get stuck when starting a blog because they don’t know what to write about. Check out this list of 100 blog post ideas and you’ll be set for quite a while!
Once you get your website up and running, you’re going to want to learn how to track the people that visit and the actions they take. There’s no better tool for doing that than Google Analytics. But, for a lot of people jumping into GA can be a bit overwhelming. Thankfully, GA has a bunch of free courses that show you the ropes on understanding website analytics.
Well, there you have it. Everything you need to know to get your blog started on the right foot.
While it may seem daunting, if you follow this one step at a time, and continue thinking of all the benefits this blog will have on your life, you will be just fine!