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WordPress is probably the easiest and most powerful blogging solution available today. WordPress combines simplicity for users and publishers with features perfect for developers.LEARN MORE
ManageWP makes it easy to control all of your WordPress sites from a single dashboard. Other features include 1-click updating of your themes and plugins as well as mass SPAM comment removal.LEARN MORE
WP Rocket is a WordPress speed optimization plugin. Just some of its features include page caching, GZIP compression and defer JS loading.LEARN MORE
Ghost is an elegantly designed solution that is easy to use and free for use by everyone. Ghost can be completely customized to meet both the needs of you and your brand.LEARN MORE
b2evolution is a blog engine supporting multiple blogs, photo albums, community forums, online manuals and more. It's optimized to be low maintenance with easy upgrades and anti-spam.LEARN MORE
Getting your Toastmaster's site up and running is easy with an account pre-configured RSVPMaker, RSVPMaker for Toastmasters, WP User Avatar and the Lecterrn theme.LEARN MORE
PivotX is a high powered and flexible solution allowing you to build a simple blog or a more complicated site. Enjoy PivotX's powerful core and extend it to your particular needs.LEARN MORE
Dotclear is a blog publishing platform that makes it easy to get your blog up and running. Its intuitive templating system means you can customize the appearance of your blog without even having to touch any code.LEARN MORE
FlatPress is a blogging solution that saves your posts as simple text files. That means you can forget about MySQL! All you need is PHP to get started using FlatPress.LEARN MORE
Nibbleblog is a powerful solution perfect for creating and powering your blog. All you need is PHP to make it work. Install and configure Nibbleblog with a 1-click setup.LEARN MORE
Textpattern is flexible, elegant and user-friendly blog software solution. Textpattern users get the benefit of software that helps to easily create, edit and publish beautiful website content.LEARN MORE
Serendipity makes it easy to build an online diary, blog or even a full home page. The standard Serendipity install is perfect for a casual blogger but is easily extensible for power users.LEARN MORE
LifeType is a blogging solution supporting multiple blogs and users within one install. Along with creating multi-user blogs, LifeType's goal is strengthen the communities surrounding blogs.LEARN MORE
Movable Type was designed with a one purpose in mind; to offer a powerful solution to create and manage online content. Movable Type provides a stable and easy to use interface perfect for the creation of your sites.LEARN MORE
InfiniteWP simplifies the management of multiple WordPress sites. Add as many WordPress sites to your InfiniteWP install as you want and have a top level view of each site!LEARN MORE
HTMLy is a flat-file blogging solution. Its focus is to provide blazing fast page load speeds while making it easy for its users to create and publish content.LEARN MORE
Bludit is a flat file blogging software solution. Choose from the selection of free Bludit plugins and themes to customize your site exactly how you want it!LEARN MORE
Anchor is a blogging software solution that is heralded for being lightweight, simple to use and elegant. Anchor gives you the ability to construct your blog posts in your choice of HTML or Markdown.LEARN MORE
Chyrp is a blogging software solution that despite being lightweight, still offers the best functionality. You can have a traditional blog, tumbleblog and customize with additional features.LEARN MORE
Pixie is free blog software that is known for being a small simple solution. Use Pixie to create easy, user-friendly websites.LEARN MORE
Open Blog is a free and open source blogging platform. Open Blog's friendly user interface makes blogging simple and enjoyable.LEARN MORE
BlogEngine.NET is an ASP.NET based, open-source blogging solution. BlogEngine.NET is designed simply to be better than alternative blog solutions with its ease of use and innovative design.LEARN MORE
dasBlog is a C# blogging solution that doesn't require a user interface. dasBlog is loaded with rich features like easy-to-use macros and a powerful template engine.LEARN MORE
Mango Blog is a highly customizable solution complete with plugins and skins powered by ColdFusion. Use the admin area to manage your posts, comments, categories and more.LEARN MORE
Subtext is an XHTML and CSS compliant blog software solution. It comes complete with SEO friendly URLs that both search engines and your visitors will appreciate.LEARN MORE
Oxite is a standards compliant, ASP.NET blog engine. It comes loaded with features including modules, commenting functionality, content pages, search and much more.LEARN MORE
Octopress is an intricately developed framework used specifically for Jekyll blogging. Octopress has an excellent reputation for being both easy to deploy as well as use.LEARN MORE
Jekyll makes it faster and easier for you to develop static websites that do not require a database. Just write your content in markdown or HTML and Jekyll will automatically generate your site.LEARN MORE
Habari is a highly extensible blogging solution featuring multiple author capability. Its use of prepared statements throughout helps provide protection from SQL injection hacks.LEARN MORE
Apache Roller is a Java blog server. Use Roller to setup a blog for just you or a number of other bloggers. Roller features rich-text editing, templates that can be customized and trackbacks.LEARN MORE
SBLOG is PHP-based blog solution featuring flexible markup for your CSS, calendar, image management, easy blog post management, RSS feed syndication and so much more.LEARN MORE
Blogifier is a lightweight and easy to use blog solution written with .net Core. It uses SQLite as a backend and is extendable to give you the custom functionality you want.LEARN MORE
Leafpub is a blog solution offering simple publishing, inline editing, an elegant interface and handlebar templates. Leafpub is designed to be high performance and fun to run your site with.LEARN MORE
This blogging solution integrates seamlessly with Joomla making it easy to write, manage and publish your articles. EasyBlog features a content composer, media management and much more.LEARN MORE
Gutenberg is the next generation WordPress editor. Gutenberg has changed the WordPress editing experience to bring additional flexibility as well as being rebuilt for posts and media rich pages.LEARN MORE
Nucleus is a lighweight and secure blogging software solution Nucleus is extremely flexible and can be customized to fit your specific requirements by extending it via plugins.LEARN MORE
Publify is a Ruby on Rails blog solution. Publify offers a number of custom themes, search engine optimization features and a drag and drop plugin API.LEARN MORE
Disqus is a hosted commenting system that can add interactive and discussion functionality to your blog. Disqus comes complete with social media integration.LEARN MORE
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A blog is a web log. In fact the word blog was created by combining the words "web" AND "blog". The A2 Posting is a live example of a blog. In our day and age, the blog is the best medium to have your thoughts and opinions reach the masses. That's because blogs have essentially become the newspaper editorial for the 21st century.
A blog can be anything from a personal journal, a platform for posting news or even just a place where you can publish your thoughts and ideas all on a single website. The potential topics for your blog are endless! Blog solutions are easy to use, even for users who have never run a website before. You'll be able to publish content with just a few clicks of your mouse. Even updating the look of your blog will be easy with a quick change of a theme.
Blogging is a quick and easy way to create an online presence. After attracting an audience, a blog can become quite profitable by placing online advertisements on it. While often times done for business purposes, blogging doesn’t have to necessarily be a commercial venture. Many bloggers do it for personal recreation. It is common for hobbyists to create blogs based on their own personal interests. A blog can also be used to compose personal thoughts for your own enjoyment or for close friends and family. The reason you create a blog and the topic of the blog is entirely up to you.
Of course previous blogging experience is always good, but minimal prior knowledge is definitely helpful. The blogging software options available to you with Softaculous, particularly WordPress, make blogging extremely easy. Once installed, the easy to use WordPress interface allows you to start posting your thoughts immediately. Just log in and start blogging.
It's important to note that the actual process of posting to a blog, called blogging, should be done a consistent basis. This helps to keep the audience engaged as well as create additional content that can rank well in search engines.
Beginning your blog at A2 Hosting couldn’t be easier. A2 Hosting offers all of the tools you need to get your blog up and running within minutes, without the hassle. All of our Web Hosting accounts include the award winning cPanel control panel for management of your website. Within cPanel, you’ll find a program called Softaculous that auto installs a number of web programs, including blogs. Softaculous offers an array of blogging software options including b2evolution, WordPress, Ghost and many more!
The time it takes to launch a blog is minimal and best of all, these blogging software solutions are free! And if you have any problems along the way, the A2 Hosting Guru Crew support team is more than happy to provide a helping hand. Selecting A2 Hosting to be your blogging host is the easiest decision you can make.
Once you get your blog installed, you're not on your own! Our 24/7/365 Guru Crew Support team is available if you have any blog hosting questions. We also know that making sure the site is secure and fast are two concerns of many bloggers. Our exclusive A2 Optimized plugin has got you covered on both fronts!
Page load speeds impact everything from your visitor satisfaction to your bounce rate. You need a fast blog host! When you choose A2 Hosting for your WordPress blog hosting, your site comes A2 Optimized! That means it comes pre-configured with the best speed settings. Many times a blog will be loaded with so many speed optimization plugins that they actually have the opposite intended impact on the blog. A2 Optimized means you don't have to worry about a thing because our team has already done the testing and the legwork on how to get the fastest page loads! You get features like built in caching for increased speeds and can even choose our Turbo Servers for your blog for up to 20X faster page loads.
On the other side of things, it can be an absolute pain to fix a hacked blog. Hacked blogs can also be expensive to clean up. A2 Optimized works to auto-harden your site so you don't have to deal with malicious hackers. A2 Optimized auto-configures your site with the best security settings. You get features like a unique URL for your login page as well as recaptcha added to your login page and comments!