Blogging for beginners
There are a number of ways to protect your blog from content scraping. Remember, for you to protect your blog from content theft, you will need to be self-hosted and on wordpress.org. So if you are using a free blogging platform then stopping content thieves from stealing your blog posts will be hard.
The steps are important in determining how people will find your site. You may be wondering, ‘Can’t I just go ahead and publish content and complete those steps later?’ My answer to that would be an absolute NO.