I have used the four main blog platforms in my time as a mom blogger. I've used Blogger, Typepad, Wordpress and Wordpress (self-hosted). I really love the Wordpress widgets. They make sprucing up up your sidebar really easy.
What feature do you love about the blog platform you use?
I use Typepad because that is what the webmaster that designed my website recommended. It has some great features but I find it not to be user friendly for a "non-techie" type. I am a author, not savvy about the technology that allows me to write!
I will be interested to see what all of you say about the one you use. Blessings.
Hi everyone...I will have to vote Word Press (self hosted) yes I do agree it is a little bit of "learning" but very do-able and from my perspective very much worth the efforts. Little things like future dating posting, easier for visitors to comment, tons of themes to pick from and if you can't find one on the WP platform Google it FREE Word Press Theme and you will discover a whole new world (could be time consuming, I became obsessed with seeing it all...had to stop that quickly).
If you feel unsure search for free "how to tutorial" they walk you through the whole things. That is how I learned, god knows I am no IT specialist.
I became the mother at the age of 20. The feeling I got is inexpressible. I was not prepared to take this responsibility. I was unemployed. My mother died when I was very young. I had to struggle a lot to earn a livelihood. It was a very struggling era of my time. I cried when I…