So below, I’m going to outline exactly what you need to do to get started and set up your own personal blog. There’s five main steps you need to go through in order to set up a blog. If you follow this guide and the five steps, you’ll have your own blog set up in 5 minutes or less. It’s nowhere near as difficult as setting up a website from scratch (there’s very little technical ability needed here). In fact, there’s no coding required by you. Good news, huh? The 5 Simple Steps to Starting a Blog: Choose your preferred blog platform Choose web hosting for your blog Setting up a blog on your own domain Designing your blog Useful resources for blogging It is easy to start a blog but managing it is a bit tricky. I am running my blog for the past three years and to be very frankly I am still a learner of how to write a proper post and how to rank high in search engine.