Resources for food bloggers

Savoury Sense wants to help take some of the confusion out of starting a food-related blog. Listed below are some of the resources for food bloggers that worked for us, and have proven effective and efficient tools for our style of blogging. Please let us know if something has worked for you, and we’ll add it to our list!

  • Host your blog
    • Savoury Sense utilizes Blue Host to obtain our domain name and host our website. They offer free domain name registration and lower-priced hosting service, and have excellent customer service. –> Click here to sign up for Blue Host!
  • Decide what blog editor to utilize
    • WordPress integrates and connects seamlessly with Blue Host for an effortless set-up
  • Make it look good!
    • There are various WordPress themes available for free, but if you’re a design control freak, you may want to check out the Thesis Theme for WordPress, that allows expanded customization without needing to design HTML. The Thesis Theme for WordPress
    • ThemeForest has a wonderful selection of artistically designed themes and site templates. They can be downloaded by clicking here –> Theme Forest
    • Improve your food photography by utilizing Pinch of Yum‘s eBook, “Tasty Food Photography”

Tasty Food Photography eBook

  • Get noticed
    • Submit your food photos to any of the following sites to get additional traffic:
      • Food Gawker
      • Gojee
      • Tastespotting
      • Tasty Kitchen
  • Earn money
    • We use a custom affiliate site called VigLink to pull affiliate advertising appropriate based on our content –> VigLink
    • We’ve also recently added Google Adsense to our arsenal