Have you ever come across an article called "How to Start a Blog"?
They all make it sounds so easy!
Buy a domain name, pay for hosting, install Wordpress and SHAZAM! Your blog is ready to begin making money! Just start writing and posting.
There is a LOT more to starting a new blogging business than that.
That's where this course comes in.
Welcome to Beyond the Domain
The Beyond the Domain course shares all the behind-the-scenes details of starting a new blogging business that goes far beyond buying a domain name and hosting.
By the time you finish the last lesson, your blog will be supercharged for success!
This course is a no-frills, practical, hands-on, step-by-step approach to setting up your brand new blog website.
We cut out the excessive over-load of information common in many beginner blogging courses and get right down to what you really need to know and do when it comes to getting your website, social channels, and analytics up and running and ready for you to start creating and promoting content.
We're keeping it simple and straightforward because we don't want getting your back-end set up preventing you from what really matters - creating!
What You'll Learn in This Course
The Beyond the Domain course walks you through all the backend stuff of:
- Actually buying a domain name
- Picking a good web host
- Installing Wordpress
- Navigating within Wordpress
- Installing Google Analytics
- Setting up social profiles for you business
- Setting up an email list
- Installing plug-ins
- And everything else you need for that basic framework for a new Wordpress website.
Every section comes with step-by-step instructions on what to do and specific homework assignments to help you get it done.
There are 20 lessons, each designed to take about a day to complete.
This course is designed to eliminate those first technological hurdles that often prevents many from moving forward with their dream of becoming a professional blogger.
Don't let plug-ins, HTML, CSS, cPanels, and tech issues stop you!
Don't feel like you need to shell out hundreds of dollars for someone to do all these things for you either, because you don't need to.
Creating, designing, and running a website shouldn't be overwhelming.
You just need someone to help you figure it out.
We hope to be that someone.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long do I have access to the course?
Forever! Once you've enrolled and paid, you'll have access to the course material for as long as you need. So devour it all in one weekend or take things slow. It's your choice!
What if I'm unhappy with my purchase?
Well, we would be sad. But if you have completed the entire course and are disappointed, please contact us within 15 days to get a refund.
I still have a question, how can I contact you?
I'd be happy to answer any questions you might have. Send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the Instructors
Katelyn Fagan runs the website "What's Up Fagans?" She has been blogging professionally there since August 2013 when she only had three young kids at home. She has since added two more kids and homeschooling to her plate, and yet continues to scale her business upward in her spare time. She now is earning a great full-time income doing something she loves.
Her blog What's up Fagans? is full of practical tips and how-to's on all things home and family, from pregnancy to removing stains from clothes, she writes amazingly helpful content for her readers.
Katie Clark is the author and creator of Clarks Condensed, which she started in 2013 with her husband. She was about to graduate from Brigham Young University with a degree in journalism and was hoping to find a way to stay home with her son but still use her degree. After a few months, she and her husband realized there was a lot of potential in blogging, so they threw their heart and soul into growing Clarks Condensed and have earned a very comfortable full-time income ever since. Katie is passionate about helping other bloggers find their potential and meet their goals.
Clarks Condensed is a family lifestyle blog that is known for sharing in-depth and informative posts on a variety of topics - from parenting and pregnancy, easy recipes, DIY and crafts (especially Cricut), travel, and more. Katie and Forrest take great pride in bringing positivity to the Internet about family life.