Beginners starter guide for getting started with hosting your own website. Whether you are looking to setup hosting for a WordPress site or you want to develop your own website, this course is perfect to teach you the basics. Explore how to select a host and common hosting dashboard features in cPanel.
Please note that SiteGround hosting account will be used to demo cPanel and the course demos this version of cPanel.
Course focuses on hosting with Siteground which is a popular host service provider. Bonus free pdf guide is also included to help you get started quickly with getting content online, getting a live URL to host your stuff.
Selecting a host provider
Selecting a domain name
How to do a quick setup of WordPress or other popular application scripts.
What to consider with hosting plans and what type is best for your needs
Signing up and how to navigate Siteground dashboard
How to setup sub-domains, redirects and new domains
File manager and editing pages online
FTP for download and upload of content
Filezilla as a typical FTP application how to connect to your web host using Filezilla
Database setup and Account setup – phpmyadmin access to Database content
Fast Friendly support to help answer any questions you might have and to help clarify content is always available in the Q&A section.
Who this course is for:
Anyone who wants to host a website