What is a Self-Hosted Blog? Should I Choose a Free or Self-Hosted Blog Platform?

We’re here to answer the question, what is a self-hosted blog? So, let’s do it. What is a self-hosted blog? A self-hosted blog is a blog that lives either on your own personal server (not common) or on the server of a third-party hosting company like Bluehost or Dreamhost (most common today), where those servers

8 Best Blogging Platforms in 2022 (and How to Choose the Right One for Your Blog)

8 Best Blogging Platforms (and How to Choose the Right One) for Your Blog This Year

We’ve already established that choosing the best blogging platform for your own unique needs is (rightfully) a big decision to make. And while some blogging platforms allow you to migrate your content on and off of them quite easily—transferring from one system to another is no small ordeal. Even if the migration process ends up

How to Make A Website in 3 Easy Steps: Free Step-by-Step Tutorial for Beginners in 2022

How to Make a Website in 3 Easy Steps Beginner's Guide and Tutorial

Learning how to make a website is something that’s gotten much easier over the years. And it’s never been cheaper & faster to do, than it is today. By the end of this tutorial, which features simple step-by-step instructions, screenshots and video walkthroughs, you’ll have your very own WordPress powered website. Deciding to make a

85 Best Business Books in 2022 for Entrepreneurs, Creatives & Professionals to Read (and Grow)

85 Business Books to Read for Entrepreneurs This Year

Your recommendations for great business books (over the years) in the comments section here, have been amazing—with literally hundreds of you chiming in to share your favorite business books. Have more business books to recommend? Share in the comments below. What’s even better than just the sheer number of business books you’ve recommended (that I’ve

11 Best Website Builders for Bloggers and Business Owners (Easy to Use Without Code) Comparison in 2022

Best Website Builders for Bloggers to Use (With No Code) Today

If you choose the right website builder, creating your website isn’t difficult at all. And you won’t even need to learn how to code with these options. Ten years ago back when I was first starting to build websites, it was a completely different story—but today, all of the best website builders are completely visual

27 Best Blogging Courses for All Bloggers to Grow in 2022 (Free & Paid Courses)

27 Best Blogging Courses to Grow Your Blog

To help you cut through all the noise out there when it comes to choosing the best blogging courses to take, I spent hours researching not only the quality of the top blogging courses—but also the credentials of each instructor. Today, we’re going to break down the most well-respected blogging courses on the market right

How to Write an eBook (and Sell 1,328+ Copies) in 2022: From eBook Idea to Generating Your First Sales

How to Write an eBook and Sell 1,328 Copies of Your eBook

Based on my own experience learning how to write an eBook (and selling those eBooks) both here on my own blog for the past 10+ years to an audience of 500,000 monthly readers—and as a hired consultant for brands like Adobe, Zendesk, Gusto & Close… this is my ultimate guide about how to write an

40 Blogging Statistics You Need to Know in 2022 (to Blog Smarter This Year)

40 Blogging Statistics You Need to Know to Blog Smarter

Why? Well, having a grasp on the most current blogging statistics can help you identify gaps where you can create more strategic content that’ll stand out from your competition. Analyzing the data behind what’s working well for other bloggers can also help you pinpoint your own content shortcomings, gather insightful ideas to test or determine