How To Make a WordPress Blog:
Hey, there and welcome to Make Money Online Ways and thanks for reading. In this post, I’ll walk you through how to start your own WordPress blog and we’re going to cover it step-by-step. So you can get up and running quickly. Let me show you what we’ll cover in this Post.
First I’ll walk you through the process of registering your domain name. A domain name, that’s what people type in to get to your website it’s your website address on the internet. For instance, Google’s web address is google.com and Make Money Online Ways’s is makemoneyonlineways.com. So I’ll show you how to get your address for your website.
Next, we’ll set a posting on your website this is where your website lives and breathes. it’s your site’s house on the internet and every website needs web hosting so I’ll walk you through setting that up for your site.
Then I’ll show you how to install WordPress which initially look something like this and that is pretty terrible. I admit but don’t worry I’ll show you how to design your website and make it beautiful with a WordPress theme for you.
Next step will cover plugins, plugins are little apps for WordPress that let you add new features to your site things like a contact former photo galleries, maybe a newsletter signup form for your site. so we’ll cover how to do that as well and finally, I’ll walk you through creating your first blog post so you can start sharing your ideas with the world. So if you’re ready to let’s get started.
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Domain And Hosting Selection:
The first two steps we’ll actually cover together I can get my domain name and host from the same company. The company we’ll be using is called Hostgator. it’s a reliable hosting company that Makes Money Online Ways we’ve been using them. We do have a great long relationship with them and because we do like them so much we’ve worked them to get a discount code for you. To get set up for hosting and our remaining let’s head over to our web browser and we’ll go to Hostgator.
Come from here you need to click on web hosting and we’ll go over what you need the business plan is for established businesses and they get a few more benefits that will be more needed for business but not necessarily for a blog.
So you probably don’t need this one the hatchling plan this is really good for beginners but when you get the hatchling plan your limited to only one domain that’s why I usually recommend the baby plan because it allows for unlimited domains so when you set up your first site and you realize how much you love doing this and if you have an idea for a second site.
Then you’re covered with the baby plan so I just kind of like to do it like that so we’re going to click on the baby plan and you see this price. I’ll actually show you how you can get it for even cheaper.
How to Buy a Domain & Hosting with Cheap Rate:
Okay from here you want to register your new domain and you can type it in the Domain search box see if it’s available. If it’s not then you’ll get these search results like you see here suggesting others to choose from conversely this tab up. here that’s if you’ve already chosen a domain and you’ve already purchased it. somewhere else you can put it in there Scrolling down here I’m going to actually uncheck this I don’t care about domain privacy and so I’m not going to pay that extra money for that now.
Down here you want to make sure that you have the hosting plan that we set up we’re looking for the baby package and from the billing cycle, you can choose how long you want to purchase this for.
I’m gonna go with a month next you want to fill out your username and pin information this is what you’ll use to access your account and once you’re done with that you want to go down and enter your billing information under additional services I usually just uncheck everything.
Things like backup or email you can actually get from within your website so we’ll uncheck those here. Finally down here let’s enter the coupon code of MakeMoneyOnlineWays is wpbeginner that is the code that Hostgator is given to us. so that we can pass on a discount to you and I want to watch when you fill that out and click validate look down here and see the price change. you’ll see that the price goes down to much less and now you’re getting these seven percent discount to check out let’s go ahead and agree to the terms of service here and click checkout now.