Blogging For Dummies, 4th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118239253
  • ISBN-13: 9781118239254
  • DDC: 006.752
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 526 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Blogging For Dummies provides readers with information on blogging basics, the anatomy of a good blog, and the tools required to get started. The authors will walk the reader through choosing which blogging software to use, how to set up an account, and how to write the first post. Readers will discover what their blogging niche is, how to attract an audience, and how to make money with their new hobby.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
Authors’ Acknowledgments.
Table of Contents.
1: Getting Started with Blogs.
2: Discovering Blog Basics.
3: Entering the Blogosphere.
4: Choosing and Hosting Blog Software.
5: Setting up Your Blog.
6: Starting a Blogger Blog.
7: Starting a WordPress Blog.
8: Starting a Tumblr Blog.
9: Fitting in and Feeling Good.
10: Finding Your Niche.
11: Creating Great Content.
12: Building Community with Comments.
13: Blogging Anonymously.
14: Going beyond Words.
15: Working with Photos.
16: Starting a Podcast.
17: Leveraging Community with Forums.
18: Marketing and Promoting Your Blog.
19: Reaching out with RSS.
20: Joining the Twitterverse.
21: Diving into Social Networking.
22: Measuring Blog Presence.
23: Getting Business-y with It.
24: Making Mad Mad Money.
25: Blogging for Companies.
26: The Part of Tens.
27: Ten Ways of Growing Community.
28: Ten Tools for Mobile Blogging.
29: Ten Blogs You Should Know.
Appendix A: Glossary.
Appendix B: Very Basic HTML Code.