You have to ensure that your hosting plan supports and does have one new MS SQL 2005 database, MS SQL 2008 database or MS SQL 2012 database available for the installation. Without the accessibility of the MSSQL database, the free installation will not work and hence, your BlogEngine hosting cannot be installed. BlogEngine Hosting also requires Windows 2003 hosting with IIS 6 hosting compatible, Windows 2008 hosting with IIS 7.0 hosting
BlogEngine is an open source .NET blogging project that was born out of desire for a better blogging platform. A blog platform which are less complexity, easy customization, and the latest of .NET features.
BlogEngine Hosting allows you to have your site instantly set up with blog easily. A small download and easy to follow instructions get you up and running in minutes. You can choose from various themes or make your own theme. Extend the functionality by creating your own custom control or add some of the many built into the system.
BlogEngine Hosting was designed using the current .NET framework and focused on simplicity, ease of extendibility, and innovative features. With BlogEngine.NET, you can multiple of blogs as your preferences.