The Worst Web Host: Bluehost Sucks

Looking for a web host for your WordPress blog? Bluehost sucks and I recommend looking elsewhere. | Oh, She Blogs!

A friend once told me that I was the most tactful person she knew, but right now I am going to be uncharacteristically blunt. I am going to tell it like it is, which is this: Bluehost sucks. It is the absolute worst.

If you are a new blogger looking for a web host, you’ve probably googled things liked, “what is the best web host for new bloggers?” or “where should I host my wordpress blog?” or “what is the best host for my wordpress blog?”

Chances are great that one of the web hosting companies recommended most frequently will be Bluehost. You’ve probably even seen a blogger or two or three that you admire recommending Bluehost.

If you are currently in search of a web host and if you happen to find this post, PLEASE do yourself a favor and run screaming in the opposite direction.

Please do not set up your new WordPress blog using Bluehost. Bluehost is the absolute worst. I am not even remotely exaggerating when I say that Bluehost sucks.

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Why You Should Use an Affiliate Link Cloaker on Your Blog

Generally speaking, when you grab an affiliate link to use on your blog you’re going to get a long ugly piece of code like this: Yuck, right? I just wrote a blog post about the 5 Best U.S. Cities to Visit on a Budget and included a bunch of links to hotel reviews on TripAdvisor, including the link above, which goes to my favorite hotel in Houston. Now, there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that link. My main concern is

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How to Start a WordPress Blog on SiteGround in Under 10 Minutes

Obviously we love blogging around here. I think blogging is an excellent way that women (and men) can make extra money. Once you have a blog you can start using affiliate marketing to make money blogging, but you can also go the route of using techniques like traditional advertisements and sponsored posts. Starting a blog is a great way to start building a side income. If you are ready to start a blog, the first thing you will need to do

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5 Types of Blog Posts You Can Write with Affiliate Links (+ Free Tip Sheet)

I firmly believe that most, if not all, bloggers should prioritize affiliate marketing and attempt to make it one of their leading sources of blogging income. One of the main reasons I believe this is because the amount of money you make is almost entirely based on the work you do. You don’t have to wait around for advertisers or sponsors to want to work with you. Instead, whether your fanbase is large or small, you can sell to the readers

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Recommended Blogging Tools

If you’re a blogger, you’ll find that the number of “recommended” plugins, hosting, etc. is vast. Frankly, if you do a web search for something like “best SEO plugin,” most of the results you’ll find will actually be sponsored posts. To help cut down on some of the noise, below you’ll find some of the blog resources and best blogging tools that I recommend and use myself, or, in some cases, that others have recommended to me. Recommended Blogging Tools Writing

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