How To Create a Blog
Blospot is best if want blog only for writing. If want blog for making money then WordPress is best. Blogger is quiet easy but WordPress is Difficult. Blogger is “Html” based but wordpress is based on “PHP“
Google Blogger is very well known as Blogspot & Blogger. It is oldest running blogging platform comparing with wordpress but previously it was not the google product. It was developed by Pyra Labs on 23-August-1999. In 2003 all rights were taken by google.
On May 9, 2004, Blogger introduced a major redesign, adding features such as web standards-compliant templates, individual archive pages for posts, comments, and posting by email. On August 14, 2006, Blogger launched its latest version in beta, codenamed “Invader”, alongside the gold release.
Blogger.com current alexa ranking is 127 in world.This migrated users to Google servers and had some new features, including interface language in French, Italian, German and Spanish. As part of the Blogger redesign in 2006, all blogs associated with a user’s Google Account were migrated to Google servers.
Google Blogger claims that the service is now more reliable because of the quality of the server. Up until May 1, 2010, Blogger allowed users to publish blogs on other hosts, via FTP. All such blogs had to be moved to Google’s own servers, with domains other than blogspot.com allowed via custom URLs. Blogger explained that by doing this they could manage the blog content more locally.
So if there was any objectionable material that violated a particular country’s laws they could remove and block access to that blog for that country. Through the assigned ccTLD while retaining access through other ccTLD addresses and the default Blogspot.com URL. Blogger is self hosted by google so it’s not possible to install it on web server.
WordPress is top no1 blogging platform. In current year 2019 approximately 28% sites are on wordpress. It is possible to install it on web server. WordPress have 2 types. Number 1st is wordpress.com where everything is managed by wordpress team. Number 2nd is wordpress.org where everything managed by user own. WordPress.com required less technical knowledge but wordpress.org required more technical knowledge. WordPress is fully based on PHP.
Worpress current alexa ranking is 51 in world. WordPress provides very less features in free version. WordPress users may install and switch among different themes.
Themes allow users to change the look and functionality of a WordPress website without altering the core code or site content.
In January 2007, many high-profile search engine optimization (SEO) blogs, as well as many low-profile commercial blogs featuring AdSense, were targeted and attacked with a WordPress exploit. In May 2007, a study revealed that 98% of WordPress blogs being run were exploitable because they were running outdated and unsupported versions of the software.
Stefan Esser is the founder of the PHP Security Response Team. He spoke in 2007 interview about critically of WordPress’ security track record. Citing problems with the application’s architecture that made it unnecessarily difficult to write code that is secure from SQL injection vulnerabilities, as well as some other problems.
In June 2013, it was found that some of the 50 most downloaded WordPress plugins were vulnerable to common Web attacks such as SQL injection and XSS. A separate inspection of the top-10 e-commerce plugins showed that seven of them were vulnerable.