The steps in getting a website and then hosting your site:
Domain Name - Start by researching a Domain name that is specific to your business. some times it is not possible to get the name you want, then try getting the name with a different extension, or, get a name that is descriptive to your business. Lookup up your domain name here.
Web hosting - The next step is to get website hosting. Not all hosting providers are created equal. Select a provider, that offers fast, responsive servers with a high level of uptime.
Website Design - Firstly look at websites and website designs that you like and see how your product or service will look in that layout. Websites comprise of pages. Pages comprise of a header and then the content area, and then a footer. The header can contain a menu, or the content area can contain the menu on the left or the right.
Layout of a website - The header, footer and menu portion is normally fixed and the content area can comprise of single columns, two columns or even three.columns.
Images - Make sure you have images that showcase what you are presenting on your website of your product or service. Good quality images are good from the first impression. Any area of a website may contain images. Sharp and crisp images are best.
Availability - you will need to ensure that your website is visable and appealing on different devices, from phones, tablets and computers. it is now common practice today to have a responsive design that adapts to the different screen sizes.
Tools - Now you need the tools to create the layout and design of your website. Initially keep it simple. Now you will need a program to upload your site, so you can view it at your domain. There are apps that allow for online design that will save having to create your site locally and upload. Each have their strengths and weekness.
Restraints - the only restraint will be time or experience to create the layout you may want. Templates are available offering appealing layouts, but it takes time to get the match you want. Then you need to write and input your text. When you dont have the time to create your website design, get a web designer or a hosting plan that includes a website design.
How we can help - We can provide a drag and drop layout design software to cut down the development time with drag-and-drop website builder. Drop the blocks into the page, edit content inline and publish - no technical skills required.
Unique Styles - choose from the large selection of latest pre-made blocks - full-screen intro, bootstrap carousel, content slider, responsive image gallery with lightbox, parallax scrolling, video backgrounds, hamburger menu, sticky header and more.
Personal Security - choose a good anti virus and malware protection for your PC. this will keep you safer than not having any. Scan your PC regularly, this will help reduce problems, reduce risk of uploading malware/viruses to your site and reduce liability.
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