How to start your own blog in 10 easy steps

Are you thinking of starting your own blog? Whether you want to blog for fun or to make money, here are 10 steps you can follow to get started

  1. Define the purpose of the blog (What area/need do you want to address with your blog?)
  2. Do keyword research, and choose what your prospects might be interested in
  3. Get a domain and webhost (FREE blog at or CUSTOM blog at
  4. Install WordPress (for custom blog)
  5. Make WordPress SEO Friendly
  6. Install the WordPress Plugins & themes
  7. Create informative content on your blog
  8. Monetize your blog using Google AdSense and other affiliate program
  9. Generate traffic to your blog (Promote your blog)
  10. Update your blog from time to time