12 Steps to build your own Website with WordPress
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12 Steps to build your own Website with WordPress

Watch 12 Steps that was used to build the WordPress Website
4.3 (35 ratings)
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4,778 students enrolled
Last updated 3/2020
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This course includes
  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • 16 articles
  • 6 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • You will learn exact 12 steps that is required to build website for yourself.
  • You will understand things like Domain Name, Hosting, DNS and Wordpress Installation Process
  • STEP 1: Register & Purchase a Domain Name
  • STEP 2: Register & Purchase Web Hosting Space
  • STEP 3: Map Domain Name with Web Hosting Space
  • STEP 4: Login & Install Wordpress
  • STEP 5: Login and Logout to your Site
  • STEP 6: Organize your New Site
  • STEP 7: Install & Configure Theme
  • STEP 8: Install & Configure Important Plugins
  • STEP 9: Sample Pages - Contact, About & Blog
  • STEP 10: Create Posts, Categories & Navigation Menu
  • STEP 11: Configure Widgets, Sidebars & Layout
  • STEP 12: Secure your Site
  • Links & Downloads to themes, plugins and tools used in the Course.
Course content
Expand all 82 lectures 04:14:27
+ Introduction to Domain Name
4 lectures 13:17
Introduction to the Domain Name
01:15
What is Domain Name?
07:40
Why do we need to Buy Domain Name?
02:27
From where you can buy Domain Name?
01:55
+ Step 1: Register and Purchase a Domain Name
9 lectures 45:08

In this step 1, you will learn the following things:

  1. Create an Account with Domain Name Provider
  2. Login and Logout from Domain Dashboard with Proper Security feature.
  3. Do some brainstorming session to understand how to find the right domain name
  4. Learn how to Purchase a Domain Name
  5. Finally, Learn how to check if the Domain Name is registered properly under your name.
What you'll learn in Step 1
04:07

In this step 1.1, You will learn to register with goDaddy.com and Setup additional security login feature with Google App Authenticator and SMS verification.

Preview 08:25

In this step 1.2, you will learn how to login and logout into your goDaddy Dashboard Account. You need to verify if your credentials are working fine with phone verification before you make a purchase.

1.2 - Login into goDaddy.com Dashboard
02:48

In this step 1.3, we will do some brainstorming session to understand how to find a unique domain name and what are the various options you can use to find your perfect domain name.

1.3 - Search for Domain Name
08:02

In Step 1.4, You will actually purchase a domain name on goDaddy using your credit card. I have shown here how I purchased this domain makewpwebsite.com

1.4 - Purchase a Domain Name
10:01

In this Step 1.5, You will learn how to Verify if the domain name is properly purchased or not. Verify the domain name owner at WHOIS database and also at goDaddy WHOIS database. 

1.5 - Verify the Domain Name
08:11

Wrap up the session by revising what topics we have covered in this section.

Summary of Step 1
03:06
Exercise
00:25

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Downloads & Links
00:03
+ Introduction to WEB Hosting Space
4 lectures 11:19
Introduction to Web Hosting
01:23
What is Hosting Plan?
05:44
How many types of Hosting Plan Available?
02:54
From where you can buy WEB Hosting Plan?
01:18
+ Step 2: Register and Purchase Hosting Plan
10 lectures 28:26
What you'll learn in Step 2
02:18
2.1 - Purchase the Hosting Plan
09:05
2.2 - Check the Login Details
01:59
2.3 - Login into Hostgator Customer Portal
02:11
2.4 - Change your Password
01:28
2.5 - Check your Package and Invoice
05:49
2.6 - Verify the WordPress Installation
02:18

Wrap up the session by revising what topics we have covered in this section.

Summary of Step 2
02:46
Exercise
00:29

All the Downloads & Links that was shown in this section are stored here for reference purpose.

Downloads & Links
00:03
+ Step 3: Map Domain Name with Web Hosting
2 lectures 09:24
What you'll learn in Step 3
01:33
3.1 - Map Domain Name with Web Hosting
07:51
+ Step 4: How to Login into WordPress from Hosting
3 lectures 09:47
What you'll learn in Step 4
01:31
4.1 - How to Login into WordPress
07:59
Exercise
00:17
+ Step 5: Learn to Login and Logout from WordPress
2 lectures 13:20
What you'll learn in Step 5
01:28
5.1 - Logout and Login into WordPress
11:52
+ Step 6: How to Organize your New Site
11 lectures 37:45
What you'll learn in Step 6
05:05
6.1 - Check your Site Performance
05:13
6.2 Change the Site Title and Tagline
03:55
6.3 - Create a Gravatar
04:00
6.4 - Change Permalinks
01:58
6.5 - Remove Unwanted Plugins
05:29
6.6 - Install the Important Plugins
06:02
6.7 - Check Site Performance
04:40

Wrap up the session by revising what topics we have covered in this section.

Summary of Step 6
01:13
Exercise
00:07

All the Downloads & Links that was shown in this section are stored here for reference purpose.

Downloads & Links
00:03
+ Step 7: Install and Configure Themes
6 lectures 24:52
What you'll learn in Step 7
03:31
7.1 - How to Delete the Unused Theme
04:55
7.2 - How to Install Genesis & Eleven40 Framework Theme
07:25
7.3 - Install the Supported Plugins for your theme
07:35

Wrap up the session by revising what topics we have covered in this section.

Summary of Step 7
01:23

All the Downloads & Links that was shown in this section are stored here for reference purpose.

Downloads & Links
00:03
Requirements
  • Have a Computer with Internet
  • Be able to understand the software instructions like opening website, creating accounts etc.
  • Little bit of Website knowledge will be helpful. But not required if you can follow the instructions
  • Ability to Purchase a Domain Name and Web Hosting Service
  • No Prior development knowledge is required as you will learn to configure most of it.
Description

Hi there! Welcome to this Course on 12 Steps to build your own Website with WordPress. As the name suggests this course is designed to reveal all the secrets that everyone uses to build a website with WordPress.

This course is focused on helping you to watch and learn how a WordPress Website is build from scratch. There is no guess work or read stuff later. 

You will watch how I perform 12 steps from buying a domain name to deploying the website. Entire buying process, configuration process and setup up is discussed and shown in detail. You just have to watch me do it and follow along the step.

You can even download this 12 steps guide with all the step by step instructions pictures that can help for all your future projects. Consider this guide as your Cheat Sheet guide for any WordPress Site deployment.

Watch out the Bonus Sections for more details.


No missing steps or guessing work. All the steps used to build this website are captured in this course. All you have to do execute the steps that I have done and you will end up with a clean & professional website with solid security features.

These are the 12 steps that you will learn in this course

  • STEP 1: Register & Purchase a Domain Name

  • STEP 2: Register & Purchase Web Hosting Space

  • STEP 3: Map Domain Name with Web Hosting Space

  • STEP 4: Login & Install Wordpress

  • STEP 5: Login and Logout to your Site

  • STEP 6: Organize your New Site

  • STEP 7: Install & Configure Theme

  • STEP 8: Install & Configure Important Plugins

  • STEP 9: Sample Pages - Contact & About

  • STEP 10: Create Posts, Categories & Navigation Menu

  • STEP 11: Configure Widgets, Sidebars & Layout

  • STEP 12: Secure your Site


Thanks for your time and I will be here to help you to build your own website!

See you in the Course! 

Who this course is for:
  • If you are interested to build your own website, then you should take this course.
  • This course will show you the exact steps required to build a website with Wordpress.
  • Web Developers who wants to understand the complete process of building a website.
  • For those who are confused about how website are made.