Luckily, you don’t have to go through that same struggle.
Above everything else, the goal of this page is to help you get started the right way so you don’t get frustrated, lost, or end up giving up altogether.
It’s easier to do and more affordable than you think to self-host.
Just think, when is the last time you came across a website with an online address like, “[Name].wordpress.com” instead of their own domain like “[Name].com”? That means if you’re serious about establishing yourself as a credible blogger or using your blog to make money or for professional purposes, you seriously need to consider self-hosting.
So what exactly are the differences between using a free blog and self-hosting?
It’s certainly enough reasons for me to self-host from the beginning every time and I always suggest new bloggers do the same.
But the most important questions is - how much is self-hosting?
In my years of creating numerous blogs, I’ve learned the hard lesson that not all web hosts are equal despite what they claim.