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The Best Blog Spot Creating a business blog may be a simple part of your online strategy, but how and where to host it?

By Mikal E. Belicove

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When planning a business blog, the first question is often the most difficult: What is the best domain hosting strategy?

You have three options, each with benefits and drawbacks:

Standalone domain (e.g., businessname-blog.com): A standalone domain, also known as a top level domain, is separate from your business's website domain. That can often be a good thing because: