Now around the globe 30% of the websites are build on WordPress Platform and the numbers are continuously increasing.
Its not everyone’s cup of tea to design website using PHP, HTML And CSS, but WordPress comes with very user friendly interface where you can learn within 2 hrs to create websites and start your business online.
With few easy steps we can create online store and start selling through online platform.
Huge collections of themes and plugins which enhance our site and save our lots of time and efforts.
WordPress is responsive to all the devices like tablets and mobile phones, it automatically adjust to the screen size.
There are huge communities online who are always ready to help, you can find all answers of your doubts online.
For Creating Website either on wordpress or any other platform you are going to need two things:
WordPress platform is completely free but Hosting and domain name will cost you around Rs150 – Rs200 per month. It’s even cheaper than a coffee with girlfriend.
You can also create a domain on WordPress like (yourbusinessname.wordpress.com), but owning your own domain looks very professional and it also comes with an affordable price.
Having your own hosting will help in loading your website faster and it will not be down for hours together, which is again not good for your visitors.
Login To your Hosting C-panel, there will be many options just navigate to Application Sector. Select WordPress, here you can even select any other CMS (Content Management System), but we will be learning WordPress So Select WordPress.
After selecting wordpress from application you will see the details of the wordpress, Like the wordpress version size etc. Just click the button in the right top corner of the window, which says install this application.
Before WordPress gets install it will ask for few questions like in which domain you want to install the application. Select the domain from your domain list. In the second option its asking for directory which is optional, by default its value will be wp, just erase that and leave it blank. If don’t leave it blank the your site url will be “yourdomainname.com/wp/”.
Once you complete your selection of domain, next step comes to set a user name and password for your WordPress dashboard without this you will not be able to login to the back end to edit your site. After filling all the details you can install the WordPress.
Once The installation is complete your site will be LIVE. You can go to web browser and type your Domain Name “yoursitename.com”
You will see the site is live with the basic theme And dummy content.