Create A WordPress Website

WordPress.org is a great tool for anyone looking to start a website or personal blog.

What started out years ago as primarily a blogging platform has today transformed into a flexible content management system capable of making websites easier to manage for even the not-so-tech-savvy customer.

If you want to lay the foundation for your own WordPress website, the following tutorials will get you started. If you don’t already have web hosting or a domain, check out SiteGround – a WordPress recommended host. The Start Up plan is only $3.95 per month for just 12 months.

Now, let’s get started…

 

Part 1 of 2
Set Up WordPress: Purchase Hosting

Web Hosting


Part 2 of 2
Set Up WordPress: Installation of WordPress

Web Hosting

 


Optional Help…
Updating Your DNS (Domain Name System)

Point your GoDaddy domain name to SiteGround hosting.


In addition to making the sign up / installation process relatively easy, SiteGround has also provided some basic tutorials to help introduce you to the WordPress dashboard. Learn how to create a blog post, add a page, insert images, and more with these instructions.

WordPress Video Demonstrations

As always, if you need help and can’t find the answer…. you can hire StreetFire Design by the hour. Shoot me an email!

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