How to Build a Website

Using the Wix platform, we will walk through how to build a website from scratch.
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (34 ratings)
2,285 students
How to Build a Website
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (34 ratings)
2,285 students
Create a website using the Wix platform, including an eCommerce system
Decide which website builder is best for your business
Create a domain name that is easy to write and remember
Define the essential components of effective websites


  • A computer with Internet connection (a mobile phone or tablet will not be enough)

By the end of this course, attendees should be able to:

  • Start building your own website using Wix

  • Understand the value and components of a business website

  • Identify what makes an effective domain name

  • Compare the relative benefits of different website building and payment processing platforms

The Hub & Spoke Model is a marketing strategy that attempts to drive nearly all of the traffic to the website. Benefits include controlling the conversation, reducing costs, and increasing conversions.

Who this course is for:
  • Business owners that want to grow
  • Working professionals that want to learn digital marketing
  • Entrepreneurs that want to do the digital marketing themselves
Course content
2 sections • 5 lectures • 29m total length
  • Introduction
  • Create a Wix Account
    1 question
  • The Importance of Websites
  • The Elements of a Website
  • Evaluate Your Website
    3 questions
  • Choosing a Content Management System (CMS)
  • Building a Wix Website

Global Digital Marketer & Entrepreneur
Steven Matt
  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 1,619 Reviews
  • 27,751 Students
  • 6 Courses

Steven Matt is the former Vice President of Digital Marketing at JPMorgan Chase & Co and is the current Global Director of Digital Marketing at First Data Corporation, the world’s largest financial technology company. Since 2003, he has helped businesses earn more money by creating the most effective and persuasive digital marketing strategies. He has worked with businesses in the following areas: advertising, art, fashion, food & beverage, technology, and finance. In the evenings, he teaches digital marketing at General Assembly and at NYC Business Solutions.