Step by step WordPress site setup.

Stage 1: Domain and hosting

Step 1

Go to ZNetLive WordPress Hosting. Scroll down and click “Buy Now”. Refer to screenshot below.

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Step 2

Click ‘I want to purchase a new domain’ and put in a domain that you want. Now press ‘Search’.

 

 

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If the domain is available, you’ll see an option to select it. Click ‘Select’ to confirm.

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Now click the ‘Add to cart’ button

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Step 3

Fill in your details and click ‘Create Account’

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Step 4

Click ‘Make Payment’ to go to payment screen

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Selection_009Select your preferred option and checkout. Yo’ll go through the regular payment process. After it is complete, you’ll see the following

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And then this

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Step 5

You will receive multiple emails. Open the one with ‘Your WordPress Website is Live and ready to use’.

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Step 7

Login using the credentials give in “Option #2” in the above email.

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Your WordPress website is ready to use.


Stage 2 : Setting Up Accounts

Add tutorial to create  Google accounts here

 


Stages 3 : Plugins and themes

How to use your WordPress backend

Step 1

  • Go to WPBeginner and create an account. After email verification, you’ll be able to watch some video tutorials on how to use your WordPress backend.
  • Watch at least 1, 6, 11, 12, 13 and 17. Although it is recommended to watch all of them.

Step 2

  • Follow this link to install and configure Google Analytics by Yoast.
  • Follow this link to install and configure WordPress SEO by Yoast.

Step 3

  • Go here to see how to install Ninja Forms Plugin
  • Go here to see how to create your form.
  • Go here  to see how to configure email messages for the form.
  • Go here for more help on Ninja Forms.

Stage 4: Content

Step 1

  • Watch videos 2, 3, 5, 6 and 8 at WPBeginner to learn how to create content.

 

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