Want to build a site using WordPress? Here is a simple guide to get you started with your first WordPress site.
1. Get a domain name
This is the name of your website and the address that users type into the address bar to find your site. As an example the domain name for this website is www.webtm.co.uk.
2. Get web hosting
Web hosting is server space on the internet where you can upload the contents of your website. The server is a computer used for the storage of web content. The web hosting service provider is a business that provides all the services needed. This includes the server and the technologies for the website to be viewed in the Internet.
For building a WordPress site you need to ensure that the hosting provider you use supports WordPress. A simple web search for WordPress hosting will bring up a large selection of providers. You can also take a look at the hosting providers that are recommended by wordpress.org.
3. Install WordPress
Many hosting providers make this process very easy. Once you login there will be an option within the control panel or other application. Simply follow the instructions from your hosting service provider. If you are having difficulty with this process or have any other quetionse then feel free to contact us or leave a comment below.