How to Monetize Self-Hosted WordPress Blogs

How to Monetize Self-Hosted WordPress Blogs

As bloggers we have various options we can use to monetize our blogs. We can use advertisement networks to run ads, and we can also make money without running ads on our blogs. However, making money without an advertisement program is quite difficult and requires hard work. When you use an ad network, making money from your WordPress blogs gets easier. In this post I will share with you a list of advertisement networks that you can use to monetize your self-hosted WordPress blog. Some of these ad networks have certain limitations in terms of (13 comments)

WordPress or BlogSpot : Which is Better?

WordPress or BlogSpot : Which is Better?

When it comes to blogging, we have plenty of options such as WordPress, BlogSpot, Tumblr to name a few. One of the most talked topic here is WordPress or Blogger for blogging. This gets pretty confusing at time, as many users like BlogSpot because of less tech hassles, and many users love WordPress, because of more power and features. When someone ask me, which platform I should start with, here is my answer: My recommendation is always start with WordPress.com for a month, and once you get accustomed with blogging, you should start a new blog on Self (24 comments)

Download ManageWP iPhone App : Manage WordPress Blogs from iPhone

Download ManageWP iPhone App : Manage WordPress Blogs from iPhone

If you are a WordPress iOS app user, you know how painful it is to manage your blog from the default app. Ahh..You got me wrong! I'm not talking about adding blog posts or adding images, I'm talking about updating your plugins, themes & other maintenance tasks. Is int it wonderful if Automattic integrates this feature in the app itself? Well they haven't & I doubt they would do that. This becomes a problem for users like me & you who have multiple WordPress blog (You have more than one WordPress blog. Right?) Earlier I have talked (5 comments)

How To Remove Indexed WordPress Categories, Tags, & Attachment From Google

How To Remove Indexed WordPress Categories, Tags, & Attachment From Google

This is a part of our Question and Answer series and if you have any question related to Blogging, SEO and WordPress, feel free to drop your queries via contact form. Selected question will be answered via Blog post. You can also check out previous questions answered here at ShoutMeLoud. Few Blogging questions & my answers How to become a Professional Blogger Today's Question: This is a question by Irfan Siddiqui from realtimetricks.com and he is facing issues with Site indexing. He owns a WordPress blog and despite of having noindex tag on (32 comments)

7 Essential WordPress Security Tips

7 Essential WordPress Security Tips

WordPress being popular but security vulnerable platform, it's important for us to keep our WordPress blog secure. Here I'm sharing some essential WordPress security tips, which will help you to keep your blog safe and secure. When I was 21, I hacked our university’s web-portal to get the semester final questions draft by entering into teachers area. I needed the questions of ‘network security’ course, so I attempted to login as sazzad (the respective teacher) and I succeeded in a few attempts to get his password as it was his girlfriend’s name (18 comments)