Last Updated on July 10, 2021 by Justin Su

Want to create a blog for free on Google? That is possible.

Anyone can create a blog for free on Google and earn money from it. And no I am not talking about the Blogspot platform.

Here I am talking about the Google Sites platform, where you can create a free website and can earn money from your created website.

First, let’s understand about Google Sites platform.

What Is Google Sites?

Google Sites is a platform where anyone can create a simple site on the Google platform. If you are looking for features that are in WordPress or another blogging platform then you will not find them here.

Google sites are used to publish simple-looking sites. Here you can add your own custom domain as well. But on a free website, you will get the domain of Google.

For example https://sites.google.com/view/mfwtest/home

How To Start A Blog On Google Sites

To start a blog on Google sites you just need to have a Google account for that. If you don’t have one then create a new google account.

After creating an account on Google, log in to your Google account and visit Google Sites from here. Once you have logged in you can proceed further.

You will find your Google Sites dashboard where you can find your created sites and the option to create a new site.

Here you have to click on Start A New Site and choose your preferred template. If you don’t like available templates then choose Blank template.

After that, you can add what you want to your site and can make your website as you want. After adding things you have to click on Publish button to get your site published.

Google Sites Features

Google Sites is a simple platform but it has features that can make your website good looking site. Following are the features that are good to use.

  • Text
  • Images
  • Drive
  • Embed
  • Custom layout
  • Divider
  • Button
  • Calendar
  • Placeholder
  • Youtube
  • Map
  • Table of Contents
  • Docs
  • ¬†Slides
  • Sheets
  • Forms and many more

Who Should Start A Blog On Google Sites

Google Sites is not for everyone.

If you want to make SEO optimized website then you should not choose Google Sites for sure.

So who should use Google Sites?

Google Sites are best for those who want to create sites for Events, projects, Sharing resumes, Portfolios, Programs, and another similar topics.

How I Can Make Money From Google Sites

Once you create Google Sites then you can generate revenue through your website by using different methods like Adsense or Affiliate Marketing.

Just like other simple sites.