Have you ever wondered how to start a blog? It’s really not as complicated as you think it may be; especially, if you follow the 4 easy steps that we talk about in our “How to Start a Blog” video tutorial. I have had MANY readers who say this exact thing to me:
“Mandy/Jeff, I really like your blog and would love to create my own blog, but have no idea where to begin.”
Here is a quick and easy tutorial to get you started on creating your very own WordPress blog!
Step #1: You need a domain
Visit GoDaddy to choose your new domain.
Step #2: Choose your hosting company
We use Lunar Pages to host the majority of our websites.
Step #3: Change the name server on your domain on GoDaddy.
See video for this step
Step #4: Upload WordPress
Log in to your hosting company (Lunar Pages).
Go to Control Panel
Click on cpanel
Click on Softaculous
Click on WordPress – install
Enter your information and change the admin user id and password to one that you create.
*Make sure your user id/password are very unique.
That’s it! To log in to your new site go to:
Enter your unique user id/password
Have questions on how to create your own blog? Leave your comment/question below and we’ll do our best to get you started blogging today! 🙂