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How to set up a self-hosted blog in Kenya

How to set up a self-hosted blog in Kenya

Are looking to set up a Self-hosted blog in Kenya? Maybe your blog has outgrown your free status or you just like the freedom of having complete control of the look and feel of the blog. You have to consider this to be the more advanced of setups and by advanced we mean, you are ready to splash some cash on your blog design, name and hosting because as stated earlier, you can always get started with a free blog in Kenya at any time.

There are a few ways to go about setting up a self-hosted blog in Kenya and […] Read more

A complete guide on how to blog for a Living in Kenya.

Here is the complete guide on how to blog for a living in Kenya.

If your blogging is not merely a hobby, then at one time or another you have contemplated how to make money with your blog in Kenya. Today we will discuss some of the common ways you can blog for a living in Kenya.

There are plenty of ways to make money blogging in Kenya, some of the methods that we are covering here today are broad and general for any Kenyan blogger but some are more effective in certain niche specific areas, so it all depends on the […] Read more

SEO Hacks for Your Kenyan Blog

SEO Hacks for Your Kenyan Blog

Successfully Hacking the SEO for a Kenyan Blog will be the life blood that will determine its death or survival.

Let me say that again, SEO for a Kenyan blog is not optional but mandatory to its survival.

Imagine a scenario where an ordinary Kenyan woman is getting married to a man of her dreams. What is the first thing a woman needs for her special day?

Well in most cases it is a wedding dress. Now let’s also imagine that you are a Kenyan wedding dress designer or a Kenyan fashion blogger or you are an expert on wedding dresses […] Read more

How to start a free blog in Kenya

How to start a free blog in Kenya

So How do you start a free blog in Kenya

Starting a free blog in Kenya can be as easy as 123.

We are assuming that you have already decided to delve into the world of blogging and you are looking for a blogging platform to get you started.

A free blog would be the best way to get you going simply because you do not have to spend anything in the initial stages. When your blog grows then you can decide to invest some money on things such as domain names (dot.com domain name) and hosting.

There are literally thousands of blogging platforms […] Read more

How to start a successful blog in Kenya in 2016

How to start a successful blog in Kenya in 2016

How do I start a blog in Kenya? I was asked this question at an event I spoke at recently.  I had finished talking about the benefits of blogging in Kenya  and I was doing a Q&A after the event when I was asked this question. This is a complex subject matter and I will take a few articles to completely answer this.

The first article on how to start a successful blog in Kenya is below..

To many budding bloggers in Kenya, all they want to do is write great content and have a lot of readers and make a lot […] Read more

3 critical things for your Kenyan Blog

3 critical things for your Kenyan Blog

Before I share the 3 critical things that you should be doing with your Kenyan blog, let me first introduce myself. My name is Ronnie and I work for Msaidizi digital, a Kenyan Digital media company.

We help bloggers maximize their blogging potential but more on that later.

Here are those 3 critical things you should be doing with your Kenyan blog I was talking about earlier.

Content is the King

Nearly two decades ago, Bill Gates declared “CONTENT IS KING”!

In January 1996, Bill Gates wrote an essay titled “Content is King”, which was published on the Microsoft website. So… what did Bill Gates […] Read more

12 Basic Ethical Rules for Kenyan Bloggers

12 Basic Ethical Rules for Kenyan Bloggers

Larry Pryor, executive editor of the University of Southern California‘s Online Journalism Review, said that while many bloggers maintain they are not journalists, “bloggers have become too important to brush off this question” of journalism ethics.

While many Kenyan bloggers might be one-person shops, Pryor said he believes whether bloggers “like it or not, they have to follow ethics.” He noted that bloggers seem to want it both ways — to be taken seriously, to make an impact on discourse, all while being free of traditional rules. “If they are going to be taken seriously, they have to follow [ethical] rules.” […] Read more

Blog Academy Coming Soon

Blog Academy Coming Soon

We will be launching our Blog academy soon, by Kenya’s Top bloggers for Kenyan Bloggers.

The Blog Academy contains the essential training required to create and grow your blog, along with many of the successful strategies used by the hundreds of blogs that form The Msaidizi Blogs Network and some of Kenya’s top bloggers. New content will be added on a regular basis. As new strategies are developed or markets change, the experts at Msaidizi Blogs Network will keep you informed and new classes will be added to the curriculum to provide the training you need.

At Msaidizi Blogs Network, we want […] Read more