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Self Host Your Blog: What You Need to Know About Self-Hosting Your Blog

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When I was looking to start a blog I kept seeing every one suggest that if you wanted to be serious about blogging you should self host your blog. Self-hosting refers to your ability to own your blog. If you use a free site, you don't have control over what happens to it. 

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Squarespace vs WordPress – Which is Easiest to Get Started Blogging?

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One of the first decisions you will need to make when starting a blog is whether you or not you want to be self-hosted. Self-hosted means you get to pick your domain and won't see any branding. For example, a non-self-hosted blog domain might be elizabethstapleton.wordpress.com but a self-hosted blog domain would drop the wordpress.com 

Freelance Gigs | How to Get Started

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The freelance gig industry is growing in leaps and bounds, and chances are you’ve heard about it but just didn’t think about doing it yourself. The difference between a freelance gig and a traditional second job is that you control your schedule and choose what events or activities you want to work. Freelance Gig Ideas… Read More »Freelance Gigs | How to Get Started