Updated January 16, 2016
This is a dedicated help page full of resources, tips, and tutorials. Over time, I’ve put together some useful guides and articles about blogs and some useful tools to help you blog.
I will show you the basics of blogging, like how to start a blog, how to login to WordPress, how to backup your WordPress Website among other quality WordPress tutorials.
Blog web hosting
FastWebHost.com – This is my go-to host for my blogs. They have simple 1-click WordPress installs, 24×7 support, money back guarantee and above all, they are reliable, very cheap and affordable. Their plans start from $2.95/mo. including a FREE domain. I have been with many other web hosts spanning over 10 years and they are by far my favorite host.
FastWebhost also has plans for more advanced bloggers which is their managed WordPress platform. These plans are highly optimized for WordPress! They take care of security, WordPress updates, daily backups on Amazon Cloud and did I say it comes with SSD storage. Do check them out here.
Starting a blog
How to Start a Blog – I have a great how to start a blog here with pictures. A must read.
How to Design and Start Blogging – I’ll show you step by step on how to install a new theme with pictures and publish it.
How to Login to WordPress – I’ll show you how to access the WordPress dashboard.
How to Write a Post in WordPress – Here are the basic steps on writing your first post in WordPress.
How To Choose A Permalink Structure – A permalink is the web address used to link to your content. I’ll show you how to set it up and how easy it is to do so.
What are Widgets and How To use them in WordPress – Widgets allow you to put chunks of information in your sidebar or other places on your site very easily. See how to use them.
How to Install a WordPress Plugin – WordPress plugins are created to add functionality to your website. My tutorial will show you how to install WP plugins.
How to Setup WordPress Categories – Categories help organize your content to make it easier for visitors to browse through. Learn how to setup categories on your blog.