Effective Personal Website Building and Hosting

build your online presence with minimized cost, including time and money
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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    Available on iOS and Android
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About This Course

Published 4/2016 English

Course Description

Course Description

This course provides you a step-by-step guide on how to effective build and host your website with Git, GitHub, WebStorm, Bootstrap.

Learn with project example

  • Setup GitHub
  • Manage code with Git
  • Create and preview webpages with WebStorm and Boostrap
  • Overcome challenges and solve the problems

Content and Overview

As an experienced web developer, I have created multiple websites for companies and individuals. During my interactions with clients, I found many people have the need to build up their online presence and want to be able to update the contents easily. But they think it could be very difficult to do it by themselves or it will be very expensive.

Based my experience, I designed this course to show you the overall picture of the website lifecycle,  from designing, developing, deploying, to updating the contents.

I also bear in mind that people don't have too much time on this. They want to learn the new skill with minimized time and efforts.

You will find this course very effective and helpful. 

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn how to build and host website step by step
  • Learn how to use the effective tools and skills when building website
  • Over 10 lectures
  • Source Code included

What are the requirements?

  • The project example in this course is based on in MacOS environment.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create a responsive website with WebStorm and Bootstrap
  • Learn how to host your website for free in GitHub
  • Learn the secrets of how to lower your costs

Who is the target audience?

  • The course is an introductory course
  • The course is ideal for any individuals who want to know the whole picture of how to build your website
  • The course is also good for any one who want to keep update of the most effective way to build and update static website

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction

Author and course introduction


Prepare the tools, including WebStorm, Git and GitHub Desktop App


Create your first online server with GitHub


Create your fist web page with WebStorm.


Deploying your webpage to GitHub server and host it for free.


Buy your own domain name with very low cost.


Config the DNS Zone file so you can use your own domain name.


Introduction to Bootstrap.


Begin to build your website with Bootstrap.


Complete your website with bootstrap. Embed youtube video into your webpage.


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Instructor Biography

Ken Ho, Test Team Lead

Worked in companies such as IBM, Microsoft and Thomson Reuters, I have 10+ years' experience in Software QA and development field, including 5+ years of building test automation framework for Web/Mobile UI testing and backend testing, and 2+ years as Java Developer.

I believe with mobile devices growing so quickly, automated web ui/mobile ui testing will become more and more important for companies, because it will improve the QA efficiency and accuracy dramatically.

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