4 Get A Domain Name & Hosting

4  Get A Domain Name & Hosting
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Create your own website in 2 hours or less.
Don’t just make a website… make an easy, beautiful and professional website using a powerful WordPress theme. WordPress websites make up about 53% of the of websites on the internet and there is a good reason. They are fast and easy to set up with no programming or coding experience necessary.
In this video I am going to show you everything you’ll need to make your own website in less time it takes to watch a movie.


Helpful Links:
• Hostgator.com link: http://goo.gl/Zbu1n4 – Hosting & Domain (**Don’t forget to use coupon code DiscountHosting1 to save extra $$$)
• http://themeisle.com/demo/?theme=Zerif+Pro&ref=6097 – WordPress theme
• http://shrsl.com/?~cjgs – Logo Maker
• https://unsplash.com/ – Free beautiful photos to use for your website

Topics Include:
Websites A-Z
What a good website looks like
What a bad website looks like

Overview & Costs
The steps to building your website and what you’ll need.
Overview and costs to build your website
1. Hosting – per month
2. Domain name – per year
3. Installing your WordPress theme – Free
4. Build your custom website – Free
Total = approx. or less

Sign up with Hostgator
Get your Domain name
Set up Hosting with Hostgator @ www.hostgator.com
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Installing WordPress
Login to your Hostgator.com website C-panel

Build your custom website
Login To WordPress
Change Password
Update WordPress
Uninstall Unnecessary Plugins
Get Zerif Lite (or Zerif professional) Theme
Install Zerif Lite (or Zerif professional) Theme


Customize your WordPress Template
Site Identity
Site Title

General Options
Disable preloader
Disable smooth scroll
Enable accessibility
Footer Copyright
To make a copyright symbol press the “alt” key and hold it down while typing “0169” on the keyboard (Windows) or press “option” key + G (Mac)

Footer Social Icons
Footer Content
Big Title Section
Main content
Parallax effect
Our focus section
Our focus section widgets
About us section
Main content
Feature #1
Feature #2
Our team section
Our team content widgets
Testimonial section (Skip)
Ribbon section (Skip)
Latest news section (Skip)
Contact us section
Background image
Menus (Skip)
Widgets (Skip)
Static front page
Delete Sample page (or add pages)


Zerif Lite WordPress Template
Suggested Image Sizes
• Background Image/Slider/Video: 2048×1365px, 20mb mp4 video
• Our Focus – 150x150px
• Our Team – 174x174px
• Testimonial – 73x73px
• Client Logo – 130x50px

Social Media Resources/Info
Facebook Cover photo size: 828 x 315 desktop / 828 x 462 mobile
Facebook Profile photo size: upload 180 x 180
Facebook App / Tab thumbnail size: 111 x 74
Facebook Link preview size: min. 600 x 315
Facebook Photo post size: min. 504 x 504
Facebook Group Cover photo size: 801 x 250
Facebook Event Cover photo size: 784 × 295

Twitter Header size: 1500 x 500
Twitter Profile size: 400 x 400
Tweeted Image size: 1024 x 1024

Profile Picture: 110 x 110 pixels
Photo Size: 640 x 640 pixels
Photo Thumbnails: 161 x 161 pixels

LinkedIn profile “background”: 1400 x 425
Linked in profile picture: 500 x 500
LinkedIn Cover photo size: 646 x 220
LinkedIn status update OR blog post image size: 698 x 400
LinkedIn logo size: 400 x 400 square. No more horizontal as of July 2015.

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