If you’ve been putting off the decision to set up a website for your small business because you assume it will be complicated or time-consuming, don’t worry. Setting up a basic WordPress website is remarkably easy. In fact, most people can go from start to finish in about 30 minutes — without any advanced tech skills or special training.
While there are literally hundreds of free hosting platforms out there, the self-hosting options available with WordPress.org give small business owners much more control over their site. If you aren’t sure which approach is best for you, take a couple of minutes to review the differences. Because you’ll need to choose a hosting provider to use WordPress.org, this tutorial will walk you through launching a self-hosted website with Bluehost.
So let’s get started: here’s how to create a WordPress website in five quick steps.
Joseph L. Schlosser is a creative faith-driven marketing strategist who teaches Entrepreneurs how to turn their passion into profit using web-based platforms, social media, and soul based communications. His approach integrates proven strategic analysis and intuitive discernment so each person can quickly identify their specific life purpose, the right resources to use, and how to advance God’s kingdom in a powerful and sustaining way.