How To Start A Website in 9 Minutes


There is absolutely no excuse for not having a personal website.

2016 is the year of personal branding.

Do you want to be just a nameless employee and everybody know you for where you work or who you work for?

I didn’t think so.

Follow the steps below and you can start a website in less than 10 minutes.

I have used several domain and hosting companies and I have found Bluehost to be the easiest to work with for the following reasons:

They have amazing support

They are incredibly cheap ($3.95 for my readers!)

Their hosting makes your site incredibly secure and fast

Bluehost is very large and well-known

 

ACTION STEP: Click HERE to buy your domain and signup for hosting with Bluehost.

I have provided a visual guide of the steps below. 

build a website in 9 minutes

Follow the steps below to start a web-site in 9 minutes

 

1. Getting A Paid Hosting Account (don’t worry this will be cheap)
2. Buying A Domain Name
3. Setting Up Hosting
4. Installing WordPress
5. How To Install A Theme

STEP #1: BUYING A DOMAIN NAME

 

Having your own personal name for a site is critical.  I would also highly recommend getting a .com domain.

If you are thinking of having a business website as well buy the businesses domain name as well as your personal domain.

Domain names are super cheap and the hosting company I recommend let’s you buy domain names for around $10 each.

Click this link to buy your domain.

step1 for setting up a website

STEP #2 SETTING UP A HOSTING ACCOUNT

 

Most people get intimated by this but it’s extremely easy setting up hosting at Bluehost.

step 2 for setting up a website

 

Step 3 Bluehost Set-Up

step 3 for setting up a website

 

Step 4

 

Place your order for whichever plan you chose.

step4

 

 

Step 5

 

Click “Install WordPress”

setting up a wordpress site

 

Step 6

 

wordpress authentication

 

 

Step 7

step7

Step 8

 

setting up a wordpress username

 

Step 9

 

wordpress hosting

 

Step 10

 

logging into wordpress for the first time

 

Your Done!

 

BONUS STEP:

 

Install Your WordPress Theme

 

If you buy hosting and a domain name through one of my affiliate links email me and I will give you a premium wordpress theme.

Appearance” > Themes > Upload a New Theme. Here you will upload the .zip file

wordpress theme installation

 

If you have any questions just shoot me an email and I will be glad to help you!