Do you want to make a website from scratch the right way? We know that the thought of creating a website can be terrifying especially when you are not geeky. Well, you’re not alone.
Having helped over 130,000+ people start a website, we have decided to create the most comprehensive step by step guide on how to make a website without any technical knowledge.
The process is easy to follow whether you are 20 years old or 60 years old. However if you need help, our expert team will help you setup your website for free. → Click Here to Get Your Free WordPress Website Setup! ←
If you want to do it by yourself, then please continue to follow our step by step guide on how to build a website.
What Do I Need to Build a Website?
There are three things you need to start a website today:
- A domain name (this will be the name of your website i.e wpbeginner.com)
- A web hosting account (this is where your website live on the internet)
- Your undivided attention for 30 minutes.
Yes, you read it right. You can start a website from scratch in less than 30 minutes, and we will walk you through the whole process, step by step.
How Much Does It Cost to Start a Website?
Typically if you are getting a website designed by a professional, then it can cost you anywhere from $2500 – $30,000.
But we will show you how you can build your website for less than a cost of one Starbucks coffee per month while having full control of your website.
Which is the Best Website Platform?
There are hundreds of website platforms out there.
We use and recommend WordPress because it is 100% free. It’s also the most popular website platform on the internet. Recent data shows that 26% of all websites are powered by WordPress.
Yes, that include our own website, WPBeginner.
How to Make the Most out of this Tutorial?
Unlike others on the internet, our goal at WPBeginner is to provide the most comprehensive tutorials to help beginners start a website.
Instead of covering everything on one page, which is not possible without leaving information out, we have divided this tutorial into individual sections.
You want to read step #1 and #2 but do not purchase anything until step #3 because you’ll save money this way.
After that the rest is fairly self-explanatory. You don’t have to setup a professional email address if you don’t want, but we recommend it for businesses.
Have fun creating your website.
Remember, if you need help, you can contact us and we will setup your website for free.