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  1. Hello,

    Very new to wordpress. Before I dive right in would like to know if I can have advertising with a premium theme or do I have to go down the line and buy hosting etc if I want to include ads on my blog?

    Thanks for your help :)

    The blog I need help with is

  2. No you cannot run your own advertising and there is no upgrade aside from a VIP hosting upgrade that you can purchase that allows it on a free hosted blog.

    There is only one advertising program called WordAds at and it’s for blogs on their own domains. Aside from a blog being accepted into WordAds no blogger initiated advertising, retailing or reselling the work or products created or services provided by anyone other than yourself is allowed on free hosted blogs.

    E-commerce transactions via shopping carts and the like cannot be conducted on free blogs from and being free hosted by Paid content and/or sponsored content is not allowed.

    On free hosted blog we can use a contact form and/or a PayPal donation button for sale of only products or services created or provided by ourselves.

    If you do require an ecommerce site, advertising, affiliate links, paid or sponsored content you can hire a web host and get a free software install from
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