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How to Choose the Best Name for Your Blog

A fantastic blog name gives you an upper hand that will attract readers at first glance. In fact, your blog’s name is perhaps the most important part of the website as well as your company because it’s what people will most associate with your brand. Follow these steps to select a blog name that you […]

How to Start a Blog

Do you daydream of having a blog where thousands of readers eagerly await your next entry? The good news: It’s possible. Here is what you need to know about starting a blog that can be successful, popular, and personally fulfilling. Identify Your Niche Whether you are going to be blogging for a business or establishing […]

Announcing A Better Email List Plugin

The current Subscribe By Email plugin will be retired on January 31st, 2014. It will be replaced by the Genesis eNews Extended plugin. This is a much better and more powerful plugin that will allow you to easily integrate with the top email providers like MailChimp and AWeber. This will ensure better deliverability of your […]

Announcing StudioPress Themes

BlogPress has partners with StudioPress to bring you the absolute best themes on the market. Customizable Beautiful Secure Fast You can see a full live demo of each theme on the StudioPress Site. If you have any questions about how to configure your theme, just let us know. Help & Support

Easy Blogging Wizard Reactivated

We’ve been hard at work on your blog doing all that techie stuff that you don’t want to worry about. Here’s what we did for you this week. Easy Blogging Wizard We have re-activated the Blogging Wizard – this handy tool is great for new bloggers. It basically hides all of the fancy options so that […]


BlogPress System Maintenance (Thursday, October 18th)

Your BlogPress Account will be unavailable from 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM CDT on Thursday October 18th This includes: (including your dashboard) We are upgrading our server hardware to better serve you and make your blog run even faster. While we are transferring to the new servers, access to your BlogPress account will be […]

Contact Form Widget

We have rolled out the new Contact Form widget. This will be live by default on new blogs. If you have an existing blog blog, log in to your Dashboard and click on Appearance->Widgets. Then, drag the contact form widget to your sidebar. You will then be able to change the text etc… And voila! You have […]