You’ve been reading this stuff far too long. It time to switch from a consumer to a creator, a reader to a revolutionary and the combination of Wordpress with Windows Home Server can kickstart your path to blogging fame and fortune! It’s time for the next project in We Got Served’s Summer of Home Server.
Sometime ago, I published an article on how to host your own blog on your WHS. The instructions worked, but was not a job for the faint-of-heart. Enter Nigel Wilks, fellow WHS MVP and moderator over at mediasmart.net. Nigel has created 3 add-ins to automate the tedious steps required to get your very own blog up and running.
If you are like many WHS owners, you leave your WHS on 24/7. Kind of a waste of energy for the most part, but what the heck, right? One of the things you can do, however, that requires 24/7 access is to host a website on your WHS. And specifically, a blogging site. If you want to start one up, here’s how.