Blogging

A blog is a personal journal published on the World Wide Web. Here we’ll cover tutorials on several topics related to blogging.

Free Premium WordPress Themes and Plugins: Why Are They Free?

Free Premium WordPress Themes and Plugins

Have you ever considered trying free premium WordPress themes and plugins? We are not talking about the free themes that WordPress and many developers offer online, but premium themes that offer support, security and awesome functionality. Examples of such premium themes are Divi 2.0 (Elegant Themes) and Genesis (StudioPress). You get more options, more customization, more …

Top 10 Distraction Free Text Editors for Bloggers and Writers

Distraction Free Text Editors

Distraction-free text editors are useful if you want to write in a relaxed environment without interruption from graphical toolbars, reminder beeps, distracting interfaces and so on. Every successive release of Microsoft Word comes with even more bells and whistles and you often find yourself spending more time with the menus than actually writing. Here is the list of the top 10 …

What are the Best Payment Processors for a Blog?

Best Payment Processors

When considering the best payment processors for a blog it is important to understand some of the terms used. When you use your blog to sell products or services, you need a method of accepting payment. However, it is easy to get confused with terms such as payment processors, payment gateways and merchant accounts. Let's deal with that first: Merchant Account: This is an account that …

WordPress Plugins to Cloak Affiliate Links

Cloak Affiliate Links

Haven't you heard about Invisible Cloak? Well, we are sure that you have, if you have watched Harry Potter! When it comes to affiliate marketing, however, you might rather have heard of Link Cloaking. Simply put, link cloaking is said to be an act of masking your affiliate links so that search engines will not figure out those links as affiliate links. Also, once you have masked your …

New Domain or Subdomain – Pros and Cons of Subdomains

New Domain or Subdomain

When discussing whether a new domain or subdomain would be better for you, it is important that we all understand what is being discussed. A new domain a distinctly different website, while a subdomain is directory on a main domain that operates independently of the main domain. Technically, the www in www.yoursite.com is a subdomain, as is the first part of yoursite.co.uk, but we …

How to Use SEMrush: Competitor Analysis Made Easy

How to Use SEMrush

Knowing how to use SEMrush correctly can make competitor analysis very easy. This SEMrush Review focuses on how to use the tool to analyze what your competitors are doing to get their web pages indexed and listed on the Google search engine results pages. If you want to be successful with online business or professional blogging it is very important, probably even critically important, …

Ghost or WordPress: Comparison Between Ghost and WordPress

Ghost or WordPress

Prior to choosing Ghost or WordPress, or even carrying out a comparison between Ghost and WordPress, it is important to understand the thinking that led to the development of the Ghost blogging system. For the moment, it's not a simple matter of comparing like for like but of establishing which of the two best meets your needs. They are not similar: it's almost the same as …