BLOGGING

Can you blog while holding a full time job or still in studying?

The short answer is YES but it would come with a price and you must prioritize and be disciplined. I starting blogging on the side for a few years while holding a full time job. That time, I had a dream to quit my day job and turn my passion of blogging into a full [...]

Can Malaysian bloggers make money from Affiliate Marketing?

When you perform a search on how to make money blogging either in Google or in YouTube, you would see lots of articles/videos that points to affiliate marketing as an easy way to make money blogging. They are able to provide proof that they are indeed making money from affiliate marketing. How about for Malaysians [...]

Planning and scheduling your blog posts when you would be away

Established bloggers and YouTubers generally try to stick to a fixed publishing schedule for consistency. You would notice that especially with YouTube, after asking you to subscribe if you are new to the channel, it would usually be followed by ‘I publish new content every ___’. The schedule must be something that you can realistically [...]

Organize the journey of your site through a blog progress journal

I have been blogging for more than 10 years. There have been time when I needed to go in to redo steps on a site and could not remember how I have done it previously. This caused me to spend a lot of time to search for the steps again- and sometimes I am not [...]

Should you publish your posts immediately or schedule them?

Do you tend to publish blog posts as you write them or schedule the posts for future publication? Some bloggers advocate publishing blog posts as you complete them. My personal practice have been to schedule blog posts. At times when I am in the flow and is able to write multiple blog posts, I almost [...]

Migrating your domain name from Media Temple to NameCheap

I have mentioned in my previous post that I have migrated my hosting from Media Temple to SiteGround hosting. Next comes to the site’s domain name. You have 3 options when it comes to your domain name transfer when you are also switching hosts: This is applicable for cases where you have bought your domain [...]

Migrating my hosting from Media Temple to SiteGround

This year would be my 10th year anniversary with Media Temple. For the past 10 years, I stuck to Media Temple because I lacked the technical capabilities on moving sites from one host to another host. With the USD20 that I am paying monthly, the site loading speed was unacceptable. The final straw came when [...]