70+ guides to help you build your own website Creating a website is overwhelming. WordPress is King In most cases, we highly recommend to build your website with WordPress. Here’s the guide on how to create your website on WordPress. Shopify for Ecommerce For Ecommerce, we like Shopify — which is an Ecommerce website builder that allows you to get an online store up and running quickly. Here’s the guide on how to create your website on Shopify. How to Create a Website Start with our guide on how to create a website in 120 minutes. 10 Contact Page Techniques That Make People Contact You How To Create an About Page That Matters How to Make a Wix Website in 6 Easy Steps Some useful guides for optimization as your site gets up and running: Website Speed 5 Easy Steps to Creating a Sitemap For a Website Should You Switch Your Site to HTTPS? Here are some guides to help: The 2 Website Analytics Tools Pros Actually Use in 2019 Setup Google Analytics in 3 Steps – The Beginner’s Guide 10 Vital Customizations to Make in Google Analytics A Guide to Google Analytics Add-on for Google Sheets Building and Optimizing With WordPress A WordPress website is basically made from what’s called a WordPress Theme and WordPress Plugins. Our guide on how to create an Ecommerce website. Here are the blogging guides specific to getting started, and building your blog: 11 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started My First Blog 100 Lessons Learned from 10 Years of Blogging Creating Your Own Website: In Summary Creating your website might seem overwhelming at first.
70+ guides to help you build your own website
Creating a website is overwhelming. Don’t worry, that’s completely natural when building your first website.
When we built our first sites, it was so complicated. And so many articles and YouTube videos on how to create a website made it seem a lot easier than it ended up being.
We’ve outlined all the specific steps below on how to create your own website. We included everything that we learned over the years from building hundreds of sites.
We’re here to help.
This page is a collection of 70+ guides.You won’t need to read them all in order to build your website. Browse through and read what’s relevant to your situation. This will save you countless hours of frustration.
Our General Take on Building A Website
Don’t get confused by all of the different options for creating a website.
WordPress is King
In most cases, we highly recommend to build your website with WordPress. It’s an open source platform that allows you to run your website with very little technical expertise.
It’s also the most popular blogging platform, so there are hundreds of thousands of smaller websites that use WordPress.
WordPress is used by 33.4% of all the websites, and has a content management system market share of 60.3%.
Much of our content is centered around WordPress because we use it for all of our websites outside of Ecommerce.
Here’s the guide on how to create your website on WordPress.
Shopify for Ecommerce
For Ecommerce, we like Shopify — which is an Ecommerce website builder that allows you to get an online store up and running quickly.
The reality is that creating and running an online store can be a huge pain. Shopify takes that pain away. That’s probably why they are growing so quickly, and so many great online stores are popping up on the platform.
Here’s the guide on how to create your website on Shopify.
The Dozens of Other Options
If you’re reading this right now, then you most definitely fall into the category of someone that should be using WordPress or Shopify.
In rare cases, it might make sense to create a website using Wix or a similar website builder.
In other (very) rare cases, it might make sense to have a custom built website.
How to Create a Website
Start with our guide on how to create a website in 120 minutes. Along with that, there are a number of useful guides to consider as you start working on your website.