Welcome to the Blog Essentials on a Budget series! I know money can be tight when you're just starting out building a blogging business. So, this series will show you the best things to spend your money on that will make the biggest impact. Throughout the series, we will explore different budget points and where your focus should be for each one. Let's dive into our first budget - $5.
There are plenty of unexpected things that happen when you start a blog. Things get exciting, and by exciting I mean sometimes odd. You're going to experience things that are wonderful, weird, scary, odd, and amazing. But, it's all worth it. Building a blogging business helps us to learn more about ourselves and connect with others around the world.
One of the most difficult things for bloggers to do when getting started is choosing a blog domain name. It shouldn't be so hard, but it is. You want to find the PERFECT name. And, this leads to a tendency to overthink it. If you want to be a good professional blogger, you've got to be good at making decisions.
So, you're ready to start a blogging business. You know what you want to write about, and you even came up with a creative and catchy name to match. But when you go to buy your domain name you find out it's already been taken. What are you supposed to do now? Don't let it get you down. In this blog post, I'm going to give you 120 domain name modifiers.
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