To have a website / blog you do not need experts in programming languages because wordpress or blogger has been providing the interface that will make it easier for you to set the layout, such as placement of images, place the links, posts, and others. You must take the time to build a website that interesting. In building a website / blog you need to consider is the loading time of each page will be displayed, and the fast loading time will make the visitors like to see all content of the website / blog you.
To build a site / blog is interesting, you can use a template that has been designed by the web designer. You can use Wordpress and Blogger Templates to modify the look website / blog you become more interesting, and you do not need a lot of thinking to design a template from scratch. I suggest you to use a simple template to ease the reader to find what they are looking for.