Getting Started/Web Hosting


For assignment two I’m creating a site before beginning  I had to look up all the requirements to actually start.

Here are some sites that I found useful for setting up and also as a sort of reference point that you can check all the stages.


Getting Started

 Smashing Magazine

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This is like a wordpress guide for dummies, it outlines all the stages of creating a wordpress site and also recommends certain plugins and provides other useful tips. Would really recommend checking out their “comprehensive checklist”.



SimilarlScreen Shot 2015-10-24 at 7.32.37 PMy to Smashing Magazine this site provides a detailed description of the stages for setting up a WordPress site. The cool thing about this one is that they use a more graphical approach that breaks down the stages in easier to read chunks.

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Finally looked on wordpress for information on how to start.



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A bit of background on what exactly Web Hosting means and the best hosting sites.



Screen Shot 2015-10-24 at 7.56.50 PMThis helped me distinguish the differences between and Also describes the stages to move from getting a domain/hosting service and starting a wordpress.


 Another mashaScreen Shot 2015-10-25 at 10.39.05 PMble article that looks at wordpress, however this one outlines the benefits of using wordpress as a business and further clarified what wordpress is for.

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