When you are hosting your own blog, it is not just about creating content. You are also required to learn some programing language such as HTML, CSS or php. Although it is not a must as your blog will be setup perfectly, the extra programming knowledge can really help your blogging life easier. One disadvantage of not knowing programming language is that you will not be able to edit or tune your blog. In other words, you can forget about customizing your blog. Good news is that you still able to create content and use your blog normally. And if you are using WordPress as your blog, the plugin features enable users to perform lots of things without having to know any programming languages. All you have to do is choose the plugin features you like and install it. Below are some of the plugin features that you can make used to turn your blog into a platform for business needs.
It turns your blog into a photo gallery. You can upload and manage images using this WordPress plugin.
These WordPress plugins turn your blog into a Video gallery. You may display videos from YouTube, Vimeo and VideoPress.
A simple forum section is able to create by installing the above WordPress plugins.
This WordPress plugin is able to turn your blog into a simple social network site.
This WordPress plugin is able to turn your blog into a mobile site.
This WordPress plugin turns your blog into a multilingual site.
This WordPress plugin allows users to install Adsense easily and sell own CPM ads.
This WordPress plugin turns your blog into an ecommerce site that sells almost anything.
WordPress Amazon Associate
This WordPress plugin helps users insert links and widgets from Amazon Associates.
This WordPress plugin enable users to manage and maintain Affiliate marketing programs.
The above are just few of the WordPress plugins that we can make use for our business or pursuit for money making opportunities online. We can start off by hosting our own blog by just creating content. As we slowly build our blog, we can install suitable plugins according to our needs. There are currently 21160 WordPress plugins available and more to be created. I’m sure you’ll find something right for your blog.
P/S: Again you can start off by hosting your own blog and make changes as you see suitable. And this is just only WordPress that we are discussing. There are lots of other blogging platforms which we have not mentioned yet.