This list is here to help you overcome the idea that you need a background in marketing or literature to become a blogger, as well as to inspire people embarking on a career and have their eye on developing a successful blog on the side. The truth is, as long as you can write somewhat coherently and you have something interesting to say, you can write a blog. If you can’t write coherently but you still have something interesting to say, consider vlogging, which is a way to say “video blogging.” If you can’t write coherently and you don’t want to be on camera but you still have something to say, there’s always podcasting. [Read more…]
Advertisements are the lifeline of many websites. It’s one of the best ways to monetize one’s blog that’s for sure; this makes the said monetization method a double-edged sword. As with anything bountiful, it tends to get abused, which is why we see some websites applying ads to their webpages more than generously. This has led to a pushback in the form of AdBlock and of course, AdBlock users.
Every year, major blogging platforms roll out new initiatives and features designed to help people showcase their work and create an online following. Two of the largest blogging platforms are WordPress and Blogger. Each offers unique features that appeal to different types of bloggers — for example, one is more suited to those who want to sell products through their blog. It’s important to do a WordPress vs Blogger comparison before you start blogging, especially in 2018 when so many different options are available.
Deciding which blogging platform to use is a large decision that shouldn’t be made lightly. Once you’ve created a series of posts and habits, it’s more difficult to switch those to another platform. So choosing the right platform for your purposes before you get started is absolutely essential.
Los Angeles-based blogger Sarah Sapora has always been curvy and because of that she dealt with body image issues. For the first time in 25 years, she put on a bikini to remind the world of a valuable lesson. [Read more…]
The Internet has become a vehicle for justice and change. With thousands of people blogging about the problems they encounter with society, it is inevitable that some of these people will find themselves in trouble (even killed) for their writings. Some bloggers pay the ultimate price for their content. In fact, many more than you probably think. [Read more…]
Johnny Ward caught the travel bug at an early age and quickly learned how to turn it into a career. [Read more…]
The Russian blogger charged for playing ‘Pokemon Go’ inside of a church is back in the headlines as he finally goes on trial for his charges. [Read more…]
Azerbaijani authorities continue to deny release of blogger of press freedom advocate Mehman Huseynov. [Read more…]
Hannah Lyson was a young blogger with beauty and brains, but her bravery is what she will be remembered for.
To qualify for the prestigious Boston Marathon, you need the perfect time in the Philadephia Marathon. One blogger discovered that several people will go to desperate levels to make sure to get those qualifying numbers.