This page will have a list of resources to help you set up and start your own Blogging and Vlogging Adventures.
- https://www.blogger.com – set up your blog for Free.
- Blogger Help Forum – blogger help forum for when you get stumped
- Awesome (Free) Blogger Templates – So many free Blogger templates to make your Blog look amazing!!
- How to set up your Blogger Account – Youtube Video Tutorials on how to get started with Blogger, set up your account, and post your first Blog with in 15 minutes
START YOUR OWN ECCOMMERCE SITE:
- Shopify – Establish your brand online with a custom domain name and online store. With instant access to hundreds of the best looking themes, and complete control over the look and feel, you finally have a gorgeous store of your own that reflects the personality of your business.
- Facebook Audience Insights – Extremely Useful website to track what groups and niches can be targeted on Facebook to start your store with Shopify
- myip.ms – Use this resource to check out the top Shopify stores in the US.
- Instagram Influencer Lookup – This links to Instagram, but useful to link back to Top Influencers to advertise your product as well to see if there are influencers for the niche you want to start advertising with
- Burst Photos – Want great photos in your category or free Links for pictures? Check this site out for some Free Photo resources
- Awesome Free WordPress Tutorials – Robert Mening explains in detail how to set up a WordPress Blog from start to finish and has a great guide and walkthrough for the beginner WordPress Developer
- Beginner WordPress Tutorials – Amazing troubleshooting resources for beginners, especially if you don’t want to learn to code. Recommends great plugins for just about everything
- Free WordPress Themes for your Blog – Free Themes available. Definitely a great place to check out before you start building your blog.
- Youtube Videos on setting up a Free WordPress Account – 3 part series on how to set up a free account and get started with WordPress
Increasing Website Traffic
- Free Ways to Increase Website Traffic – Definitely check out this great article by Robert Mening on a couple ways to leverage social media and Blogging article to increase your traffic
33 Ways to Monetize a Website (or a Blog) – Awesome ideas for you to make money from your Website or Blog. Great for Entrepreneurs!
HELPFUL GOOGLE LINKS
- Page Speed Test – Make sure your site is running properly and you are providing a good experience to your users. It can be tricky, so you may have to hire a developer for this part
- Google Analytics – Sign up here to check out how many people are visiting your page so you can work on increasing that number.
- Google Plus Account – Have one of these to promote your post and boost your ranking on Google
- Google MyBusiness – Set up your business account to help people find you when searching for your business