How To Create a WordPress Website : Welcome to my website JustBix, I know you will be asking how do you know this guide will work and how do you come about these steps. So let me start with telling you something about me and how i came with this guide, I currently run many websites and apps on the internet and i am doing this form 2017 so, i have a bit of experience because i have struggled in this ocean.
A fun fact, this is my first article on this website and that’s very ironic right “How To Create a WordPress Website And Earn $500 Per Month”. Let me clear you guys that i have many other websites and this website is also an addition to the collage of my websites. Honestly, i want to create a website for daily article purpose and i want to write the first article for it so, i thought why not start with how i made this website because it is very fresh in mind. What struggles and the thing you have to do to create an at least $500 dollar website and i will keep updating this article throughout my journey for with website.
So let’s start and get into it. We will start with basic and then go to a pro.
- How To Create a WordPress Website
- 1. Domain
- 2. Hosting
- 3. Installing WordPress
- 4. SSL Certificate
- 5. WordPress Theme
- 6. Logo and Favicon
- 7. Plugins
- 8. Setting up a Website
- 10. Test website load speed
- 11. Sitemap
- 12. Write your first post
- 13. How to make money
How To Create a WordPress Website
List Of Steps-
- Installing WordPress
- SSL Certificate
- WordPress Theme
- Logo and Favicon
- Setting up the website
- Test website load speed
- Write your first post
- How to make money
You must know two basic things before How To Create a WordPress Website, Domain, and hosting. Both are needed to create a website were domain is specific name or address to your website, hosting is a place where all your data is stored or host on the internet. You have to connect domain and hosting together to make one working website.
So let’s start with what you have to buy to create a website.
You can buy a domain from anywhere but i will suggest you to from GoDaddy. Try to keep your domain catchy and cool.
After purchasing these two you have to connect your domain to hosting you can search on YouTube how to connect my domain to respective hosting there will be tons of video where they will explain in details in a step by step so go and checkout.
3. Installing WordPress
After connecting you have to install WordPress on your domain.
After installing WordPress you will get this screen.
4. SSL Certificate
SSL certificate is the next most important thing. These days google prefer safer sites on google page ranking so you also need to be your website safe.
For that you need an SSL certificate, i prefer a Cloudflare free SSL certificate because it is free and it works well even on this website i use Cloudflare SSL certificate, and as usual, YouTube has tons of video for “how to add Cloudflare SSL certificate on my WordPress website”.
5. WordPress Theme
Now you need a structure for your website which is called a WordPress theme. You can buy or can have a free theme it totally depends on you, i would suggest if it’s your first time don’t waste money on paid themes you should go with free WordPress themes. You can install a free theme from your website dashboard left-hand menu, go to appearance and then go to themes select which one you like and install it. How To Create a WordPress Website.
6. Logo and Favicon
After installing the theme you need an logo for your website, i will recommend you an transparent background png logo. You will also need a favicon, an icon when displayed on the browse tab when you browsing a website. Make sure favicon is 512×512 in size.
Plugins are software which helps you to look and run your website smoothly. They perform the various operation so your website look beautiful with full of options and creativeness and run smoothly and fast. Here is the list of plugins i would recommend for beginners.
- Table of content plus
- Wp fastest cache
- Yoast SEO
- Monster insight
- Contact form 7
8. Setting up a Website
After installing theme and plugins, you have to setup plugins and WordPress theme to make them work.
10. Test website load speed
Now that your website is working fine you have to check your website loading speed it should be good to have a quick loading website because it will help your website to rank faster in google website rank. To check your website speed i will suggest you these to tools.
Try to keep your website under 4-5 Sec load time. To decrease load time you can use different and fast loading WordPress theme. keep plugins countless to make your website faster.
Submit your sitemap to google webmaster so google can know you have uploaded a new post or article so it can rank it on google index. You can watch on YouTube how to submit your sitemap on google webmaster.
prototype sitemap URL – www.yourwebsite.com/sitemap.xml
12. Write your first post
Now that your website is ready, write your first post or article keep your niche in mind and keep following that. Try to post stuff around your niche.
13. How to make money
Now that your website is ready and you have published your first article, its time for thinking how will you make money from this. So keep your niche in your mind and write and publish a 1-2 post or as much you write there is no such limit. Get backlinks from a genuine website, try to share your content to others and get traffic as much you can, do this routine for a month and when you think you start getting quite a good amount of traffic to apply for Adsense and once your get approved place ads and monetize your website.
How To Create a WordPress Website : Many people just quite after a week creating a website because they go for chasing money so they applied for Adsense first and as usual Adsense don’t give approval on junk so they rejected your website and people quite blogging. You have first provided some value to users first, think for the user and provide them content and keep doing it until you get a sufficient amount of traffic and go for Adsense.
Hope you like it if you have any question please comment down below i will try to help you out.