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Why I Confidently Recommend Bluehost

I want to be totally transparent with you.  Last year, I stopped promoting Bluehost as an affiliate for web hosting. I started noticing a decline in their service and was having constant issues with my own sites that were hosted on their servers, and didn’t feel comfortable recommending them to others because of this. I had also heard from other Bluehost partners that they were experiencing the same thing. It…


Start a WordPress Blog for $2.95

Especially for I Can Build a Blog readers, Bluehost is offering a super ridiculously low price of $2.95 per month for hosting. » See the details here Bluehost has revamped their customer service and products they offer recently, which has given me confidence to recommend them (I am really, really picky about this!).  Bluehost actually makes it a lot easier to set up a WordPress blog as well, since they…


How To Set Up WordPress in Under 5 Minutes

Even though I’ve previously shared how easy it is to set up a Wordpress blog, some people are still a little hesitant on whether or not they have the skills to do it themselves. I decided to create a quick video to show you just how easy it is so you could watch along in “real time”! You will see that setting up a Wordpress blog is really quick and…


Today Only: Start Your WordPress Blog For Just $2.95/month!

If you were ever thinking of starting your own Wordpress blog, or migrating from Blogger to Wordpress, today is the day to do it! I love a good Cyber Monday sale, and today Bluehost is offering my readers a special cost of just $2.95/month for hosting, and as always you get unlimited space, a FREE domain name, 5 minute Wordpress install, unlimited email accounts, and great support. I use Bluehost…


Which Type of Web Hosting Do You Need?

“I think you should create a post which would explain which type of hosting plan is good for hosting WP. Some people just signup for those basic shared hosting plan because they are cheap and promises to provide unlimited everything…” – Mithun Today’s post comes from a reader email who suggested I talk about types of web hosting for Wordpress. I thought this was a great idea because I know…


How To Set Nameservers For WordPress

If you’ve chosen the route of registering your domain name at GoDaddy, and hosting your Wordpress based site elsewhere like Bluehost, you will now need to link the two together. It’s very easy to do. You will need one thing from your hosting provider, and that is the DNS/Nameservers. In your hosting account admin area these values should be viewable, or may be contained inside of an initial welcome email…


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