Web Hosting Introduction: How to Publish Your Website Online

Introductory course on web hosting, domain registration, and how you can easily publish and edit your website online.
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
    30 day money back guarantee!
    Available on iOS and Android
    Certificate of Completion
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About This Course

Published 2/2015 English

Course Description

Do you want to know how to Register Your own Domain Name and Publish a Website Online? If so, this course is for you!

In this introductory course, I'll first cover the basic definitions of Domain Names and Web Hosting. I'll explain domain names and web hosting in layman terms. Next, I'll show you how to register the domain name of your choice and purchase the best web hosting plan for your domain name. Finally, I'll show you how to easily publish your online using FTP software and edit your website online using your control panel's file manager.

In a little over 30 minutes, you'll be able to explain what web hosting is to just about anyone and understand the fundamentals of publishing a website online!

What are the requirements?

  • All you need to know is how to use your computer and internet browser

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Register the Perfect Domain Name for Yourself or Your Business
  • Be Able to Explain Web Hosting to Anyone with No Internet Knowledge or Experience
  • Identify Major Types of Web Hosting Plans
  • Understand the Steps Involved in Purchasing a Web Hosting Plan
  • Upload your Website Files to Your Web Hosting Plan using FTP Software
  • Edit your Website Files using your Control Panel's Website Editor

Who is the target audience?

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Small Business Owners
  • Web Designers
  • Writers
  • Bloggers
  • Anyone who wants a website published online

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 to Domain Names and Web Hosting

Understand the Fundamentals of Domain Names


Identify Major Types of Web Hosting Plans

Web Hosting & Domain Names Quiz
5 questions
Section 2: Register Your Domain Name and Purchase Your Web Hosting Plan

Register Your Own Domain Name


Learn to Purchase Your Own Web Hosting Plan


Learn to Change your DNS settings at Your Domain Registrar

Section 3: Publishing Your Website

Upload Your Website Files Using FTP Software


Edit Your Existing Website using your File Manager is cPanel

Section 4: Bonus Section: Using Your Hosting Email

Create Your Own Email Account on your Web Hosting Plan


Access Your Webmail to Read and Compose Emails


Read and Compose Emails using an Email Client

Section 5: Bonus Section 2: Installing Web Apps

Install WordPress in a few steps on your existing Web Hosting Plan

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Instructor Biography

Adrian Gonzales, Successful Internet Entrepreneur, Founder of IceStorm.com

Hi, I'm Adrian! For over 17 years, I have helped hundreds of entrepreneurs and small businesses create and administer their websites online. My specialties are in web hosting, web design, and successful online business development. I hope my courses help you learn how to establish a strong and long-lasting presence on the web!

Education: BA in Communication Studies, San Francisco State University, CA

MS in Leadership Studies, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

Computer Training Certifications, AcademyX, San Francisco: HTML5, CSS3, SEO, PPC, Social Media, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, JavaScript

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