How to Start a Blog with Truehost Kenya


There is one amazing thing about starting a blog with Truehost Kenya—web hosting for the first month is free. This means that creating a blog with Truehost will cost Ksh599 only if you’re buying domain name or Ksh 850 if you’re buying a .com domain name.

To start your own blog, first register your own domain name. You should figure out the best domain name to register before going ahead to own it.To register,click here to visit Truehost website

On the website, click Domains, then Search domain names. A search button will appear where you’ll enter your preferred domain name. While searching, ensure that it’s available before formally registering.

You will pay less than Ksh 1,000 for domain name registration.

  • Web hosting

As I said earlier, web hosting is free for one month. This is a new website you are registering, so there is no need of going for expensive hosting plans. Bronze hosting plan costs zero shillings. Under this plan, you’ll get the following features;

  1. 30 Day Trial Period
  2. 1GB Disk Space
  3. 1000MB Bandwidth Transfer
  4. 1 Email Accounts
  5. 1 Web Based Email Clients
  6. 1 FTP Accounts
  7. 1 Databases
  8. Uptime 99.999%
  9. Shared IP Address
  10. Free Script Installer – softaculous apps
  11. CMS – Joomla, WordPress, Drupal, Magento

To choose the plan,click on this link and visit Truehost Kenya

On the website, select Web Hosting and click on Bronze. You will be required to enter the domain for your website and start hosting.

As a new client, a cPanel will be create for you where you’ll install WordPress and start blogging. In case you fail to install WordPress, contact Truehost to design a website for you cheaply. They charge as little as Ksh7,000 for web design services.