How to build a website | Learn how to build your own website
you have your
niche and products, the next step is to build a website around this
But I can't build a website!!
instructions and the right resources you can
build a website. But before you build the site there are a few things
you need to address
First watch these videos
They teach you
- how to hoose a domain name
- Register your domain
- Build your site
- Get free software to help build the site
- Get a hosting account
- Create graphics for your site
- Also included is free photo editing software
involved in building a website and getting it live online are
- Get a domain name.
- Build the site
- Get a hosting account
- Upload the site
- Tell the world
It really is that simple!!
These are the steps explained
The domain name is your websites address
That is this sites domain name. Select
a domain name that is relevant to your sites content.
You can find tips at Choosing a domain name
Register your domain name
To get a domain name you need to register
it with a domain name registrar. Registration involves a fee, usually less than $10 a year.
The registrar keeps a record of all domain names that are not available avoiding the possibility of two people buying the same domain name
remember to renew this registration or you will lose the domain name.
You can opt to register a domain name for more than a year if you are
committed to keeping the site up for a longer period of time
There are lots of registrars on the
but one of the most popular and reasonably priced registrars is
Godaddy. To check availability of your chosen domain name
and register it go to www.GoDaddy.com
Build The Site
Website building is
very easy once you
have the right training. Your options are
a free HTML editor
and figure out
how to build your site.
the best free website building software, download
this website builder and get started. It has instructional easy to
follow videos to guide you through.
to get your own free website generator [value $197]
free HTML editor can be
downloaded from http://www.seamonkey-project.org.
options for free website builders can be found at Free HTML editors
- Get a
program that teaches you how to build a website, gives you all the
graphics you need, includes hosting, domain name registration and
marketing training in the package.
program if this is the choice that suits you. It is the only package
that i could find that teaches and helps you implement the whole
affiliate marketing process from brainstorming, through website
building and publication to monetizing and promoting your site
a video tour of the program here. It offers a FREE TRIAL
can also get
others to build your
site for you, all you do is give them the script and they will
do the rest for a fee. Just search Google and don't forget to read the
fine print before signing on. We don't recommend this
Now you have
built your niche targeted, content rich, keyword loaded website, you
need to get a hosting account.
Until now your website has only existed
on your laptop, now you want it on the web. For your first website I
recommend getting an economy hosting account from a hosting service.
Now there are several hosting companies online but I use GoDaddy and
have been very happy with them. Great for newbies because they provide
a good customer service.
view GoDaddy's range of packages please click on the banner below
Uploading Your Site
Once you have built the site on your desktop and got a domain name and
hosting account, there are a few things you need to do.
your domain name to the hosting account. The hosting account
service will give you clear instructions on how to do this. After
following their instructions, it often takes a few hours for your
hosting account to be ready for use. Again instructions on this will be
given you by the hosting service
your website once your hosting account is ready. To upload your
site, ie get a copy of it to live on the hosting server, you need an
FTP [file transfer protocol] software. there are lots of free FTP
clients available. I tend to favor filezilla but there are several
others. Some hosting services provide you with an FTP client
The Website Indexed [Tell the world]
anyone to visit your site, the best way is to get the site indexed in
the search engines. That means letting Google, Yahoo, MSN and the other
search engines know you are here and include them in the list of sites
they return when a search engine query is performed.
to get your website indexed in the search engines is a
comprehensive post that covers this aspect in detail