Blogging: A Brief History.
People have been writing in journals and making notes of their thoughts for over forty years.
What is the meaning of a Blog?
How Is Blogging Different Today to Start Free Blog Website?
But the big difference now than what it was years ago. Now instead of writing down the things on their minds.
Now they can publish it on the internet where a mass of people with access can interact with their thoughts and ideas.
How Is Blogging Beneficial?
You’ll be able to accomplish a lot by creating blogs and publishing them to the internet.
Viewers can get a lot of information from blogs on various subjects of interest to them.
What Do I Need to Create a Blog?
You much have a website to create a blog. If you do not have a website, follow this link to a Post that explains how you can get two free websites.
Watch this YouTube Video on Creating a Blog.
What is a Website?
A website is a collection of web pages; these pages are on a particular computer call a Web Server.
A Server is a computer with special software that allows others on the web to view your pages when they type in the address of the Web Server.
What is a Web Server?
Here is Wikipedia’s definition of a Web Server.
What Are Web Pages?
These are a bunch of files that can be accessed and downloaded to your computer for you when you type in the address of the files.
Then you will be able to view the files, save or copy them to your Printer.
You will use your web browser to be able to access web pages on different websites.
Can You Explain What a Web Browser Is?
A Browser is simply the software that’s on your computer that you will use to view and also create websites.
The way it’s used is you will enter the address into the top part of your PC that’s called the address bar or your browser.
What Happens When I Enter the Address in The Address Bar?
When you enter the address (URL) and click the mouse, it will take you to the address that you typed.
Give An Example of a Browser.
Here are a couple of examples: (you will use a Browser like the ones are shown below to surf the web).
- Internet Explorer (by Microsoft)-HTTP://www.microsoft.com/
- Firefox (Mozilla)-HTTP://www.firefox.com
- Chrome (Google)-HTTP://chrome.google.com
How Do I Start a Free Blog Website?
First you will need to select a domain name; this is the name you’ll be using as the subject of your blog.
Another way a domain name show. (D. N. S.). D. N. S. is the acronym for Domain Name Server. Then you will need a website.
Where Will I Get a Website?
Enrolling in Wealthy Affiliate University is how you’ll be able to start a free blog. When you enroll at this University, they’ll give you two free websites to get you started.
Here is a link to a page that will explain how you can enroll in Wealthy Affiliate University without paying one penny to enter.
What University is This?
The name of the University is Wealthy Affiliate University.
How Much Will it Cost Me to Enroll?
You can enroll in Wealthy Affiliate free of any charges; you’ll also have a period to test the waters, as they say before you commit to joining.
How Do I Enroll?
When you click this link, it will take you to a page where you’ll be able to enter your secure information.
How Can I Contact You if I Have Questions?
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Thank you and good luck in whatever decision that you make.