Recommandations and tips of how to start your own website. If you want to start your own website then you will find this quick tutorial very much helpful. In this tutorial, I will take you through all essentials steps required to start your own website with ease. This tutorial is for beginners who either do not know how to start your own website or have little knowledge and looking for some easy steps or a tutorial.
Steps to start your own website
Step #1 – Register a domain
Before you think about the design, the promotional tasks, and other things, you need to register a domain. Consider a domain as your identity on the Internet so choose it wisely. For example, if you want to sell something online, then you will also love to build your own brand name and image. So, choose the domain accordingly. You can register a domain at any popular web hosting company like GoDaddy, HostGator, BlueHost, etc. Simply, choose any of these sites, create an account, find a domain, and book it by making payment.
Step #2 – Buy Hosting
Once you have registered a domain, you need to buy hosting on a server so that you can place your web pages on that server from where your website will be made accessible to the whole world. Some of the most popular hosting companies are GoDaddy, HostGator, BlueHost, DreamHost, SiteGround, etc. I suggest you to, being a beginner, register domain and buy hosting from same providers to avoid confusions in coming steps.
Step #3 – Design and Develop your website
After the above two essential steps, you need to carefully go ahead with this step. At this step, you have to decide, if you will design and develop your website by your own using html, xhtml, css, java script along with tools like DreamWeaver, hire an expert, or you want to use easy website builders or platforms like WordPress. Being a beginner without much knowledge of web designing, you should go ahead with WordPress. All top web hosting companies provide one-click installation for WordPress with some easy steps. Once it is installed, you can configure it easily by your own with little go through about customizing a WordPress theme by reading help articles.
Step #4 – Getting Noticed
Once you have developed your website, it is the time to get it noticed on the Internet world. You can do it by submitting your website to search engines like Google, Bing, yahoo, etc. Create accounts with these search engines as webmaster and submit your website for indexing. Once indexing is done, start promoting your website on social networks; do email marketing, and internet marketing to reach wider audience.
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