Getting Started with Your Site

Buying a Domain

Buying a domain seems like a rather simple task, but people tend to get tripped up in the many choices offered while purchasing a domain. To help with this, I created a short video on buying a domain:

Here is your link for this section: GoDaddy Domains


Buying a Hosting Account

Here is your link for this section: LiquidWeb Hosting


Break Time!

You may want to pause right now and come back to this later, as you’ll need some time for your domain to be set up and for the hosting company to verify & set up your account.


Setting Up Hosting & Installing WordPress

Installing WordPress with Fantastico is easy, as shown in this video:


And that’s it for this lesson! In our next lesson, we’ll be setting up WordPress and installing our theme. Questions about domains or hosting? E-mail me at

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