Blogging first started as a way to have an online personal web log, in which a person would journal about their day. From “web log” came the term “blog.”
Like most new innovations on the Internet, many entrepreneurs saw marketing potential in having a blog, and blogging took off from there. Not only can a blog be used for marketing, but also, a blog can be a home business in and of itself.
Here’s an overview of what a blog is, why it’s popular, and tips to starting your own blog.