Simple DIY: Start Your Own Blog

This is the first of two articles on how to set up a personal blog quickly and easily. This method employs Google's Blogspot service, which is free to start up and is EXTREMELY simple for beginners. Blogspot is also very versatile, and is used by some very spiffy bloggers. Ok, you're sold, right? Let's get you blogging... NOTE: you can click the images for a larger version. If you don't have one, get a Google account (AKA gmail address) Name your blog and get an address. This is tricky. Because Google has made this so very simple for us, there are a lot of us who have already signed up. Some of us seem to think alike and choose the same names for our poetic outlets. Keep trying, you'll find…
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