Are you refusing to start a blog because you think you lack the knowledge and skills to create one yourself?
If so, you need to change your attitude!
Creating your own blog from scratch is actually super easy and someone like yourself who has no web design experience can totally do it. It only takes less than an hour to get started to create a blog that can potentially change your life.
To address some of your other concerns, we wrote some answers to questions we receive all the time:
Frequently Asked Questions:
Do I need to know how to code?
If you use a blogging platform like WordPress (which I recommend everyone), you don’t need to know how to code at all. You can choose and install a theme of your choice and use the interface to customize your blog and have it look the way you want.
However, you may want to learn a little bit of CSS to make minor design changes that your theme may not offer.
How much does it cost to start a blog?
Using our guide, it’ll cost you a few bucks per month for your first year of blogging. This pays for one year of web hosting and your domain name.
You shouldn’t worry about this cost because you’ll have many opportunities to make it all back. You can check out my make money online category to find out more about earning an online income.
Which web host should I go with and why?
We recommend all new bloggers to start with HostGator. It’s reliable, affordable, and the customer support will be there for you when you need it.
How do I choose a blog niche?
Read this guide to learn more about finding your blog niche. It explains how you can combine your knowledge and your passions into a blog.
Where do I go if I need help?
The great thing about being a blogger is that there’s an endless source of people who are always willing to help you! Bloggers love supporting each other.
You can find and connect with other bloggers on social media platforms like Facebook Groups and Twitter.
I actually run a Facebook group where people can post freely about their issues. We solve them together. Join the Aspiring Bloggers Club!
How much time do I need to commit to blogging?
This question is a little bit harder to answer because it’s actually entirely up to you and what your goals are. Ultimately, the more time you spend on writing articles and promoting your blog, the faster you’ll start to see success.
Successful bloggers spend anywhere between 20 minutes – a few hours a day on their blogs when they first start blogging.