For those that have visited popular blogs like Lindaikeji, Bellanaija, Naijaloaded etc. I bet you never knew it takes no more than one thousand naira only (N1000) to start your own WordPress blog and have it hosted with a reliable web hosting company in Nigeria?
Yes you heard me right, with about N1000 naira you will get a WordPress blog with a premium theme, only with HUB8.
So let’s break it down to the basics. HOW TO GET STARTED?
1. LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION!!!
The first step in starting a blog is registering a domain name. Your domain name is your online address, it can be equated to your physical location online.
As you might have already heard by now, HUB8 is offering discounts on some of its domain names. The discount offered on the domain names ranges from 10% to as high as 91%.
With the ongoing promo being offered by HUB8 on domains, you can easily get a .WEBSITE domain name for for less than N500 naira or .INFO for less than N600. These two domain names are perfect for most type of blogs.
Another one is .PRO which is short for professional. It is best fit for a blog focused on teaching and offering tutorials on a subject matter. The domain name signifies that you are a professional at what you are doing. For a blogger you need to be selective of your domain extension, although the domain extension has no technical effect on your website performance even search engine optimization procedures are very much independent of your website domain extensions. A more comprehensive guide on how to select the perfect domain name for your business can be found here:
CHOOSING A DOMAIN NAME: COMPLETE GUIDE 2018
2. RELIABLE WEB HOSTING WITH 55 PREMIUM THEMES
HUB8 offers the most affordable web hosting and domain registration in Nigeria.The affordability of our hosting plans without any hidden agenda in place makes it possible for anyone to start a blog or website in few steps.
We have special web hosting plans for WordPress, starting from just four hundred and ninety naira only per month (N490). The main advantages of these plans over that of other hosting companies is that you get to enjoy the following;
- 55 premium themes to choose from ($79 value, free for our customers);
- Powered by ultrafast solid-state drives (SSD) with hardware RAID;
- Unlimited bandwidth (you can host videos with fast and seamless streaming and download quality without any hassles);This hosting package is guaranteed to power any moderately visited website without glitch or downtime in performance.
When you host your WordPress website or blog with HUB8, you do not need to worry about installation or have any coding skill or knowledge. Once you sign up for your wordpress package successful, the latest WordPress software is already preinstalled and all you need to do is follow the simple instructions provided.
The 24/7 ever ready technical support team is also available to guide you through these processes or even have it done for you, with your permission.
A .WEBSITE domain name goes for less than N500 naira at the moment, while the WP-5 hosting package goes for N490. Adding this together would give you a total of less than ONE THOUSAND NAIRA (N1000). Or you can choose a .INFO (N590) domain and it would be a little more.
So for just about N1000 you could easily get your blog running with lots of premium WordPress theme to select from.
If you are the type that loves a good bargain on your purchases, then you can opt-in for a yearly plan on any of our web hosting packages. With every yearly hosting package ordered, you get a 20% discount on purchase, and you also get a FREE DOMAIN NAME!
Apart from the highly affordable standard web hosting options provided, HUB8 makes it easy to set up your WordPress website or blog in matter of few clicks. The ever ready to help 24/7 technical support is also an added advantage in case you don’t know where to start. This makes it very possible for a total newbie with zero technical skill or experience to launch a WordPress blog in matter of minutes.
HUB8 in all its graciousness also offers a free web hosting option for new webmasters still getting their feet wet. The free web hosting option can be easily found “FREE WEBSITE HOSTING BY HUB8”.
It should also be noted that you can install a WordPress blog on this free web hosting package. The only difference is basically in the disk size, amount of traffic bandwidth allowed and also the free hosting plan has only one standard WordPress theme ready for installation.