Last week I moved my blog from its happy but humble home since 2011 (WordPress.com) to its new self-hosted lot on Bluehost, running a WordPress.org install. For those who are not aware of the difference, WordPress is a publishing platform that powers millions of websites. It comes in two flavours: WordPress.com, and the self-hosted version available at WordPress.org. In this post I’ll share my the pros and cons of going self-hosted, the costs involved, and a step-by-step tutorial, should you be so bold to make the move.
In this post, I’m going to give you 8 tips on how to drive traffic to your hidden gems and timeless posts, to get your new followers to see your very best stuff!