I started at Blogger, learned the ropes of blogging with them before using wordpress. In fairness, Wordpress is a better platform when it comes to making your blog more functional because of their useful plugins to choose from and enhance your site.
I'm all over blogjob.com. They pay you for the blog and not for the advertisements. As long as you write at least 300 words you get 50 points. Those points add up, and you will get paid once you reach a certain amount of points. They pay you points for other tasks that you do on their site too, so it's not all blogging. Unfortunately, they are not accepting new people right now, but it is a good site.
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