How to create a website?

August 27, 2012

The internet is huge and millions of users are referring to the web day by day. Congratulations on deciding to be a part of it. You can create a website for many reasons and uses. You can make a personal website, a family website, a hobby-oriented website, personal blog, online shop to sell things, websites for Job Hunting / Information Sharing/ Marketing / your wedding / your small shop etc. There are many methods available to build a site. The following image shows the simplest way to create your own site.

  • Choose a Good Domain Name
    When creating a website the first thing you need is your address on the web – i.e. domain name. It is best to choose a domain name that reflects your business, a domain name that is short and easy for people to spell. The best place to get a domain Name is Godaddy. But you can skip this step because most of the best website hosting companies listed here provide FREE Domain name with their hosting plan.
  • Buy a web hosting account
    The next thing you need is a place to store your website – i.e. a web hosting account. It is important to choose a good web host that provides necessary tools and customer support. The web hosts I recommend are: bluehost, WebhostingHub and Arvixe.
  • Build a Website
    Good web hosts provide web building software and tools like wordpress, Joomla etc for FREE. They are easy to use and are the best option for beginners. For example, Webhostinghub provides an easy to use site builder tool.