After running PixelProspector for 3 years now I thought it would be a good idea to create a structured website creation tutorial for you.
It’s not very complicated. You need 3 things: a domain, hosting and design.
I hope everything is easy to understand.
However in case you should still have questions either ask me via mail or in the comments section.
1. Purchase Domain Name
First you need a domain name like nameofyoursite.com
2. Get Web Hosting
Second you need a hosting provider that hosts your site so people can visit it.
3. Connect Domain to Hosting
Third you have to connect your domain with your host so when people type in nameofyoursite.com they will land on your site that is hosted by the hosting provider.
4. Install WordPress
5. Choose a Professional Theme
Fifth in order that your website looks professional either choose a professional theme for WordPress or hire a web designer.
- The Big List Of Free WordPress Theme Sites
- The Big List Of Premium WordPress Theme Sites
- Places To Find Web Designers
6. Setup the Basics
Sixth you need to take care of some WordPress specific stuff like General Settings, Security, Plugins, Customization…
A. Forums & Wikis
B. File Hosting, Stock Photos, Fonts, Icons, E-Mail Marketing…
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