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Should you move niche topics to another domain or subdomain?- Personal experience

As you progress in blogging, there may be different topics that you like to write about which has nothing to do with your current blog. Our interests and passions would evolve with time. You may start out with writing a lifestyle blog and eventually you may move towards a more specific niche, for example how [...]

Why I initially did not tell friends, bosses and colleagues that I am a blogger

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If you have just started a blog or is already a full time blogger and you have begun to tell everyone you know but no one seems to be interested…. do not feel sad about it. Sometimes, it may be better to remain a little low profile when it comes to your blogging life, especially [...]

Caregiver blogger drawing inspiration from mommy bloggers/YouTubers

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Mommy and sometimes daddy bloggers work on their blogs time away in their home as their babies and toddlers are asleep or while the kids are in school. Unlike a full time blogger at home who do not have children, mommy and daddy bloggers/YouTuber need to adjust their timing around their children, housework, doing groceries [...]

Pro and Cons of AMP pages- and why I decided to convert to AMP

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If you are enabling your site for AMP, your site would load very quickly….which is great…. but AMP would impact the following: your email signup rate it does not support pop up, javascript or any fancy html that you use on your subscription box your earnings from advertising ….the usual banners, videos and flash ads [...]

Even if you cannot pursue your dream, blog about it instead

Many people who cannot earn a living pursuing their interest- for example, enjoying shopping but cannot afford the price, carving jewelry out of precious stones, building houses….. instead of starting the brick and mortar business, they can blog about it instead. Write about what others do, how to get supplies, show case work of others, [...]

Should you go for free hosting or paid hosting for your site?

So you have decided that you own to create your own website or blog. Now, the next question is …..should you go for free or paid hosting? Free hosting are sites like Blogger (with name blogspot as part of the url) and Wordpress (with name wordpress.com as part of the url). You don’t need to [...]

Why you should start your own blog (even if you have a full time job)

Even though you have a full time job and do not intend to blog or making a living related to a website, you should still consider starting a blog or a website. You will never know how your own web presence can come in handy and rescue you in time of need. Don’t get my [...]

Start a Travel Blog to tell Your Travel Story

In the current Smartphone era, we would definitely be taking tonnes of photos to our heart’s content during our travels. Rather than just leaving the travel photos lying dejectedly in your hard drive, or in scrapbooks, many would choose to either share them on social networking sites or online photo albums. Have you ever consider [...]

Instead of posting on Facebook, why not start a blog and make money from it?

Each day, we spend so much time on Facebook. All you need to do is to observe during your daily commute and see people with their faces buried on their mobile phones….fully engrossed in their Facebook accounts. What you write or post would appear in the newsfeed of some of your friends. Most of your [...]