Do you want to know how to create micro niche blog on wordpress?
If yes, then you are in right place. I am here to help you to create micro niche blog on wordpress so that you may start your micro niche blogging.
If you have no technical knowledge how to create a micro blog on wordpress, then this article will help you to create a wordpress microblog easily. In this article I am going to show you, how you will create a micro niche blog step by step using best wordpress microblog theme.
“It is better to create a micro niche blog on wordpress rather to create a general blog on wordpress. So you have taken a great decision, I appreciate your decision.”
Why you should choose wordpress to create a micro niche blog?
Yes, it is a great inquiry from you. WordPress is the most popular content management system among different blogging platform.
Most of pro blogger from different region of the world used wordpress for their micro niche blogging. It is very easy to setup, easy to customize and easy to maintain yours contents. Anyone and everyone could able to use it easily.
The maintain cost of wordpress is literally lower than other content management system (except blogger platform). You will able to customize your blog as you want by using different page builder.
Also, if you have no design idea, you may use different demos that are provided by wordpress microblog theme and that will save yours time. You will able to add different pro feature on your blog for free by using different plugin.
How to create micro niche blog on wordpress
Create a micro niche blog on wordpress is a kid’s job. I already provided a guide about the basic setup process of micro niche blog on wordpress in my previous article.
If you didn’t read that article I recommend you to go through this article – how to create a micro niche blog as beginner step by step tutorial – where I show all the process to create a micro niche blog.
Hope you will get better idea about blogging and basic idea of wordpress microblog. But here in this article I am going to discuss and show you details on – how to create a micro niche blog on wordpress step by step as beginner.
You should follow the following simple steps to create a micro niche blog on wordpress.
- Step 1: Select micro niche blog topics
- Step 2: Buy top level domain and hosting for your micro niche blog
- Step 3: Setup your micro niche blog on wordpress
- Step 4: Select and setup a perfect wordpress microblog theme
- Step 5: Create your first page on wordpress microblog
- Step 6: Write first article on wordpress microblog
Okay, now I will describe each step with necessary information. Read carefully to understand so that you may create a successful micro niche blog on wordpress.
Step 1: Select micro niche blog topics
When you plan to create a micro niche blog, you should always select your micro niche blog topics first. There are huge numbers of micro niche blog topics where you may work.
If you select a perfect micro niche for your blog then you will able to get success within short time with less work. I have already provided some micro niche blog topics ideas in my previous post. If you didn’t follow, you are requested to follow them.
Hope you will get an idea about micro niche blog topics. Again, if you want to know best micro niche ideas for micro blog then you may read this article.
If you already chosen your niche then, you may continue with the next step. Before going to the next step you should know what basic products you need to create a micro niche blog on wordpress. You should have –
- Domain and hosting
- Themes (free or paid. If possible, it is better to buy themes for lifetime; you should pay it for one time)
- Some plugin (free or paid)
- Email marketing account
- Copyright image source
Step 2: Buy top level domain and hosting for your micro niche blog
This is the basic need to create a micro niche blog on wordpress. There are lots of hosting companies which provide best quality hosting for your blog or website.
I am not providing long list of these hosting companies. As you a beginner to blogging, I would like to suggest you to go with the hosting plan from two best hosting providers –
Best for micro blog – DreamHost – They are quite best hosting provider now. If you have more budgets I would like to recommend you to go with their hosting plans (shared unlimited plan is recommended, it perform better).
You will get upto 63% off in hosting plans if you purchases 3 years plan with a free (dot) com domain. It’s great offer by Dreamhost. Let’s go and check their hosting plans.
You will get 50% off for the first year if you buy any of their hosting plans (You may choose their second plan). You may check their plans.
If you want to get more hosting suggestion for your micro niche blog then please read this article.
Why you buy hosting from these companies for your micro niche blog?
Yes, I am going to solve this inquiry. Namecheap is best for completely beginner who wants to create micro niche blog on wordpress for first time as they provide best quality hosting with better customer support within your budget (50% off).
Again, they provides top level domain name for less price compare to other domain provider with free domain privacy.
For DreamHost, they also provide upto 63% off with the first purchases if anyone purchases their 3years plan for their blog. As blogging is a long term project, you need hosting for long time.
So, if you have a plan to blog for long time then you should go with their hosting plan with a free (dot) com domain for first year.
Okay, good. Hope you have got your answer. Now you should take your decision. I always recommend you these two companies as I also used hosting from them for my different micro niche blogs.
I showed how to buy hosting from namechep previously. Now I am going to show how you will buy hosting from DreamHost.
Purchase domain and hosting for your micro niche blog
First you may go to this link. You will find webhosting option and go with this menu. You will find three different hosting plans. I recommended you to go with the shared unlimited (second plan) as this plans will permit you to host many other micro niche blog in future.
You will get a free (dot) com domain free for first year. Now, you should search your domain name. So, you should type your desire domain name and should check its availability.
If your domain is available then add this domain to cart. You should also check the domain privacy, email forward. And again connect this domain to your hosting plan you choose (keep in mind – you should choose 3years hosting plan so that you may get up to 63%)
Now you should provide your account details – name, email, address, passwords and other and need to confirm to create your account. Now, you need to add payment details. If all information is okay then you should create your account.
After successful payment you should check your email to confirm your email and you will send your C – panel details and other information on your mail.
Congratulations, you successfully purchased your domain and hosting plan for your micro niche blog. Now you should install wordpress on that hosting plan and start to create a wordpress microblog.
How to install wordpress for your micro blog
It’s very easy to install wordpress on the hosting server that you purchased from hosting provider. For that you should login to your C – panel dashboard with your user name and passwords. When you login C – panel you will find different app –
You will find a search box where you should type softaculous apps installer or wordpress or you may scroll down to get any one option from these two.
Now you may go with softculous apps installer or directly with wordpress apps
Here I am going with softaculous apps installer. You will find wordpress apps along with other app
Now you should go with install button of wordpress
You will redirect one form page where you have to provide some basic information about your micro niche blog
There is no need to select wordpress version as it automatically chosen
You should choose security protocol and your domain name from dropdown menu that you have purchased from hosting provider. If you have only one domain then you needs not to choose any one, your domain will be automatically selected.
Now you should provide your domain name along with a slogan of you niche blog
Provide your valid mail where you will get update and other all information about your wordpress microblog
Now you should choose a username and stronger passwords which will use to login with admin’s dashboard
Again scroll down and provide that valid email address and go with the install button. It will take few seconds to get installed. Now you will get two different web address (one for to reach your blog and another is for login into admin dashboard)
Step 3: Setup your micro niche blog on wordpress
Now you should go to yourdomainname/wp-admin address and provide your user name and password, you will redirect wordpress microblog admin dashboard. Here, you will find some feature at left side –
- Home – If you click this option you will redirected to your blog’s home page.
- Post – Here you may create a post for your micro niche blog. You will find another option “all post” where you will find the entire article published in your blog.
- Media – Here all the images and files are stored. You may upload file or images directly from here or you may delete any files from here.
- Page – In this page option you will find two important options add new and published page. You will able to create new page by add new option. You have a permission to edit or delete pages that you have published before.
- Comment – If any one comment on your article then you will get notify. From this option you could control the comment; you may approve your readers’ comments, modify them or delete them. You also replay their comment from here.
- Appearance – In this option you will find some more important option like – Theme (from where you may add new theme on your micro blog), customize (very important to customize your blog, most of the functions of your blog may control from here), widget, menu (where you may control your blog’s menu)
- Plugin – You should add some necessary plugin like security plugin, cashing plugin, speed booster plugin, contact form plugin. But if you install any demo from wordpress microblog theme, then you need not to do anything. There are some best free and paid plugin for your micro niche blog; if you want to know about them then you may read this article.
- User – You may edit your user profile from here, you may also add profile avatar from here. You may add more users through email invitation. But never permit anyone as administration.
- Tools – Here you will find some options like export, import, theme editor and others
- Setting – In this option you will also find many options like general, reading, writing, permalink. In general option – you may change or edit your blog name and slogan. You should provide a tagline for your micro niche blog and you will find it here.
In reading you should choose static option and choose your home page and blog page. In writing option you may change your date, time zone format. And again in permalink option you may change your post url style.
Congratulations, you have successfully setup and familiar with wordpress microblog dashboard. What should you do now? You should create the basic page like –
- About us page
- Contact us page
- Terms and condition page
- Disclaimer page
- Site map
You may create these pages from own or you may take help from these pages generator that are available on internet.
It is better to create with page generator. You may watch this video, hope you will learn how to create these necessary pages for your micro niche blog.
Step 4: Select and setup a perfect wordpress microblog theme
Now you need a theme to change your blog appearance. A light, responsive, SEO friendly theme plays an important role to ranking issue and also sometimes plays an important role to get ads network approval.
So, you should select a theme carefully for your wordpress microblog. There are many wordpress microblog theme store from where you may purchases theme for your blog.
You will have to purchase for one time and you will able to use that theme for lifetime. So I think it is better to buy a premium theme now.
I am not interest to provide lots of theme companies that provides best quality responsive, lighter theme; rather I prefer you to suggest best two theme market from where you may buy your desire wordpress microblog theme.
You will able to get best blog theme like newspaper, avada, enfold and many more. Many pro blogger used these bestselling themes for their micro blog. I think you should check them.
Not enough? Okay, if you want to know more about the another best themes for a micro niche blog then you may read this article.
Why you purchases wordpress microblog theme from these market?
First I am telling you why you should buy premium theme? Well, if you use free or other sources themes then the speed of your blog will fall down and thus your ranking will decrease.
Sometimes you will unable to customize your free themes. They increase your loading times also. But if you use premium theme, they will decrease your blog loading time and increase your speed as they are very light in nature.
Now why you purchase theme from these markets? Okay, they are the largest theme market (themeforest) in world. They provide best quality lighter, responsive, SEO friendly, ads ready theme for your blog. You will get huge collection of any kinds of wordpress microblog theme. You may choose any one.
But I like to suggest you to purchase newspaper, avada or enfold theme. These theme having many more demos. You may choose any demo that suits your micro niche blog. You don’t need any technical knowledge to install or customize theme. You can customize your blog theme by drag and drop.
You will get these themes for $35 – $60. You need to purchase it for one time. Hope you got your answer and purchase your theme.
How to install wordpress microblog theme on your micro niche blog?
It’s also so simple to install wordpress microblog theme on your micro niche blog. When you purchase theme you will able to download it as zip file. You should unzip it and then follow it –
Go to admin dashboard of your micro niche blog. Hover over appearance and go with theme option.
You will find upload file option. Let’s upload theme that you purchased from themeforest and activate it.
You will ask to install demo with page builder. If you want to use their demo then press okay and wait for some time to import the demo. You should choose demo that may related with your niche blog.
Congratulations, you have successfully imported the demo site for your blog. Now you should customize this imported demo site.
How to customize wordpress microblog theme for your micro niche blog?
First, go with customize option from admin dashboard. You will find site identity option (depends on theme). Now, you may change your logo and favicon. But you need these before to change.
Want to check other resources that you should use in your micro niche blog? If yes, then find all these resources here.
If you want to use the demo site that is imported for your micro blog then you have to do a little customization on different pages, widget, and menu and on home page.
If you want to customize fully, then you need time to perform it. Let’s watch this video.
Hope this will help you to understand how to customize wordpress microblog theme for your micro niche blog.
Step 5: Create your first page on wordpress microblog
I already informed you to create some important pages. If you didn’t create, let’s start to create now. They are really so important pages for your blog.
- Go to add new page option
- Provide page name
- Provide short description or Meta description for this page
- No need to add feature image
- Don’t allow comment on pages
Step 6: Write first article on wordpress microblog
Hope you have created your micro niche blog successfully. Now, you may write your article and publish. For that you should go post option and should follow –
- Go with add new button you will redirect a post pages
- You need to write title first on title section
- Now you should write your article details with heading, subheading or micro heading.
- From right sidebar you should add category for your article. You need to add tags for your article.
- You need to add feature image or you may add more images on your article. All option are here. Hope you will able to write it easily as it’s a kid’s job again.
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