Do It Yourself (DIY) – Create Your Own Website in 30 Minutes

Yes, it’s very easy to make your own website/blog within less than 1 hour. It’s easy and quick to develop website by your own. Website maintenance is also easy. Just follow below mentioned steps. You don’t need to learn complex programming language for this, anyone with basic computer skills can create website in 9 easy steps.

1.    Check and register your preferred domain on Domain Sale! $7.49 .com at GoDaddy- domain registration will cost upto $10, depends upon domain availability and demand.

2.    Register for your website hosting account on GoDaddy.com Hosting Plans- this will cost from 3 to 4$ per month, depends on your hosting plan.
3.    Download the most famous and award winning CMS (Content Management System) WordPress. – WordPress is open source CMS, so it’s free to use it on your website.

4.    Unzip the wordpress folder, which you have downloaded already

5.    Log in to your website c-panel (hosting providers will send you c-panel details on your email) , and go to MySql database, create a new database and MySQL user with all privileges.

6.   Rename the wp-config-sample.php file to wp-config.php.

7.   Open wp-config.php and fill in the database details:

// ** MySQL settings – You can get this info from your web host ** //

/** The name of the database for WordPress */

define(‘DB_NAME’, ‘databasename‘);

/** MySQL database username */

define(‘DB_USER’, ‘databaseusername’);

/** MySQL database password */

define(‘DB_PASSWORD’, ‘password’);

/** MySQL hostname */

define(‘DB_HOST’, ‘localhost’); keep it same

8.  Download Filezilla client as your ftp server , install it on your computer. Connect with your host details and upload wordpress files / folders inside root directory called /public_html

9.   Open the http://nameofyourwebsite.com/wp-admin/install.php in your browser.

That’s all, your website is ready. Now you can fill your details there and open http://nameofyourwebsite.com/wp-admin, from there you can customize website appearance using suitable theme, widgets, plug-in and other features.