The Foundation Of An Online Presence Is A Website
Your website is the foundation of any online presence, and the place for your visitors to browse and to read interesting and relevant content. A website can be likened to a piece of real estate that you own online. So, it makes sense that you drive the process of building out your website or online real-estate. If you have never attempted to have a go at this kind of thing before, there is nothing to be worried about – if you can follow instructions then you will be fine and have a website in no time.
Easy As One, Two, Three
Believe it or not, you can create your own website in under 30 seconds whether your website is for business or otherwise! You are not required to have any experience or prior knowledge to be able to build a website. You will want a domain name for your website – a name that you come up with. All this is included at Wealthy Affiliate and there is no need to go looking for parts all over the internet – it's all in the one place and it's free to get started. Click the following image to take you there.
Deciding On A Domain Name
Here is an overview that walks you through the quick process of creating a website in Wealthy Affiliate.
It can literally take 30 seconds to create and build a fully live and functional, WordPress website.
Starter Members get 2 Free Websites (on .siterubix.com domain)
Premium Members get 50 Websites (25 free .siterubix.comon; 25 on your OWN Domains)
Once you have you a domain name then you are ready to build the website. The following video will show you all of the steps required. But if you are ready now and want to get started right away, then go here to register.
Create A Website For Business, Or Other Reason
If you are requiring a website for business, charity or other reason, then a low-cost option is probably the ideal but ensure that you are also getting a great hosting platform and a nice safe and secure place for your website to live. Some may think that unless you spend thousands of dollars on all the bells and whistles on your website, then it's not going to appeal to your visitors. This is completely false! It's relevant content that will appeal to your visitors.
Hosting your brand new website
Hosting is a very very important function required to keep your website healthy and ticking over nicely and safe from harm. Imagine that you have just acquired a brand new Ferrari! Now you want to have it somewhere safe to live! You are not going to want to leave your brand new Ferrari parked outside on the street and in the open at night now are you? Imagine the unwanted interest it would attract – who knows what would happen to it.
$5 a month to host your website
Well, hosting your website is just the same. If you are paying $5 monthly to a hosting company, then that will be like having your Ferrari parked on the street with the keys left inside. So don't be fooled into cheap hosting services like this, because the likelihood that this service will protect your website from attack for this price is a total myth! A safe hosting service would cost you a little more than $5 a month, but wouldn't you pay a little more knowing it was protected by high security around the clock? See here for more on what a good website hosting service should provide.
Having a website you built yourself
Whether it be for business, charity or other reason, building your own website can be very satisfying. So having the right tools, help, and support will ensure that you have a great experience.
If you have any questions about this topic, please get in touch with me using the comment box that follows – or simply leave a comment or feedback.