How To Start A Blog On Blogger (Complete Guide)

 


Hey there!! What's up,


As blogging becomes very popular trend in last few years, most of us are starting our own blog. Few among us starts blogging because they have passion to share things (informations) with there audience and some starts blogging to earn some money by monetizing their blog. But irrespective of this above facts, we all need a platform to start a brand new blog (except if you are a programmer and can design a website by yourself).


There are lots of blogging platform out there which you can use for blogging.


Examples of some of the popular blogging platforms are,

Wordpress.org

Wordpress.com

Blogger

Wix

Tumblr

Medium

Ghost


Above are not the all available platform out there, but these are the some popular platforms that comes in mind when we are looking for blogging platform.


If you want to start your own blog, then you are at the right place. In this post we are going to talk about blogger and will see how to start a new blog on blogger.


Why Blogger?

Blogger is out there from a very long time. It was launched in 1999 and since then it is a choice of many people for creating blog. One of the great feature of Blogger is that, it is completely free. Which means blogger can be a right choice for you if you're just starting a blogging as a beginner.


Blogger also provide you blogspot.com subdomain, which means you can do blogging without purchasing a custom domain for your blog.


You can also modify and customize your blog on blogger upto somepoint, which is also great for their users.


So, choosing blogger as a blogging platform is not a thing to regret. (Once you got experience in SEO and blogging, then you can go for advanced platform such as wordpress.org which provides you tons of featurs and supreme control over your site).


So,hold your breath and read this complete beginner guide to get idea about how to start a brand new blog on blogger.




Beginner Guide For Starting A New Blog On Blogger


#1. Own a google account (Gmail account) for your blog

If you want to start a blog on blogger, first thing you need is a gmail account of your. You can easily create your own gmail account if you don't have one but  nowadays most of us already have a gmail account. So ignore this step if you already have a gmail account. (I recommend you to create a seperate gmail account for your blog although if you have your personal gmail account).


#2. Sign-up on blogger with gmail account

Now, once you own a gmail account for your blog, next thing you have to do is to sign-up on blogger with that gmail account. For doing so,


Go to Blogger.com website and click on sign in or create your blog button and then enter your gmail address and password to complete this sign-in process.


#3. Create A new blog

Once, you complete the sign-in process, you will be able to see the blogger interface. There you will find an option to create a new blog, so click on create new blog to start your blogging journey.


#4. Choose name address & theme for your blog

Now you will have to enter the name and address of your blog. 




If you have planned about doing blogging, you might have already decided the name for your blog. (If you haven't, then here are the some points to remember while choosing the blog name). 


Now, moving forward assuming that you entered the name of your blog. Next thing you have to do is to enter the blog address for your blog. (Blog address is the URL of your blog where all your traffic will go in future). 


In blogger, you can use their subdomain blogspot.com in your blog address if you don't want to spend money on buying custom domain. (Later on if you decide to use custom domain, then you can connect your custom domain with blogger at any time without any trouble).


Assuming that you have continued with blogspot.com subdomain, your blog address will look like xyz.blogspot.com.


Now, last thing you have to do is to select a theme for your blog. Blogger provides you couple of free theme that you can use, so choose a theme which you like the most. (In future, if you want to use a third-party theme or custom theme on your blog, then you can do it very easily).


#5. Blog is ready for your next command

Congratulations, you have successfully created your blog on blogger. Now you will be able to see the interface of your blog with different options to create,edit and to publish a post on your blog. You will also find other features such as traffic stats of your blog. You can modify layout, can change theme and also can change some basic settings of your blog. I am hoping that now you will be looking to create your first post on blogger.


What's next?

In this article, I shared only basic information regarding how to start a new blog on blogger for the people who are new (beginner) in this area. This is just a start of your blogging journey. There are lot more things you will have to learn if you want to make your blog stand out in this very competitive area. (Don't worry, with time we will also learn those things together).


So, this information which i have shared in this post is just a little of what's out there. I have also written another post regarding some basic blogger settings that you should do when you have just started a new blog on blogger.


That's all for this post.


I hope you like this information. Please stay connected with this blog if you want to read more blogging tips and tutorials. Do comment if you have any queries at any stage.


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