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Do you want to know how to get your website live on the web with your own domain name and hosting? You've come to the right place!
Buying a domain name, hosting package and getting your website live can be an incredibly intimidating and confusing process if you're unfamiliar with the territory, but let me tell you a secret: It's surprisingly easy! And I'm going to show you exactly how to do all of these things in no time by guiding you in a simple, step-by-step process.
In less than 1-hour, you will no longer be uncomfortable with the process of purchasing a Domain Name & Hosting Package, or Uploading your Website Live to the Web via FTP.
Don't have a Website or Blog yet? No problem! I will also be showing you how to set up a Wordpress Website (and write your first blog post) in less than 5 minutes.
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So, what do you say? Want me to teach you how to get your website live on your own domain? Sign up for free today!
|Section 1: Introduction|
Welcome to Web Hosting 101
|In this lecture, we explain what a Domain Name and Hosting Package is, and why they are important — using a fun metaphor that everyone understands.|
|Section 2: The Domain Name|
In this lecture, we learn how to search for a domain name that perfectly suits you using GoDaddy.
In this lecture, we learn how to purchase a domain name using GoDaddy.
|Section 3: Web Hosting|
In this lecture we learn how to purchase a bundled domain & hosting package, and a standalone hosting package using my absolute favourite hosting provider, Justhost.
In this lecture, we learn to:
|Section 4: Getting your Website Live|
In this lecture, we learn how to upload our website files to our domain via FTP. We touch on using the following FTP clients:
Flow is an award-winning, beautiful, fast and reliable FTP + SFTP client.
Cyberduck is a full-fledged FTP, SFTP & WebDAV. If you’re looking to do some more heavy lifting when it comes to web hosting & file transfers, etc. Look into Cyberduck, for sure.
The most innovative and incredible all-in-one editor for your web code. I love Coda 2, and I use it for all of my coding needs. It also has a brilliant baked-in FTP client. If you’d rather have everything in one place, rather than switching back and forth between apps — go with Coda 2.
In this lecture, I show you how to setup a Wordpress Blog and Write your First Blog Post in less than 5-minutes using Justhost.
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A highly skilled professional, Brad Hussey is a passionate and experienced web designer, developer, blogger and digital entrepreneur. Hailing from North Of The Wall (Yellowknife, Canada), Brad made the trek to the Wet Coast (Vancouver, Canada) to educate and equip himself with the necessary skills to become a spearhead in his trade of solving problems on the web, crafting design solutions, and speaking in code.
Brad's determination and love for what he does has landed him in some pretty interesting places with some neat people. He's had the privilege of working with, and providing solutions for, numerous businesses, big & small, across the Americas.
Brad builds custom websites, and provides design solutions for a wide-array of clientele at his company, Brightside Studios. He regularly blogs about passive income, living your life to the fullest, and provides premium quality web design tutorials and courses for tens of thousands of amazing people desiring to master the craft.
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