Build a website the DIY (do-it-yourself) way with WordPress. This course shows how to install, connect, and configure WordPress on your own domain.
- [Voiceover] Hi, I'm Morten Rand-Hendriksen, staff author here at lynda.com, and I'm excited to welcome you to WordPress DIY: Setting up WordPress. This course is the introductory part of the WordPress DIY series, and it's designed to get you up and running with your own WordPress site live on the web on a remote host, so you can follow along with the courses in the series. By following this course, you learn, first, what you need to set up a WordPress site, and how to pick the right hosting company for you.
Second, how to set up and configure WordPress and launch your WordPress site to the world. And finally, you'll get a crash course in how WordPress works. Setting up WordPress is a quick and easy process and the first step in your journey to build your own website. I'm here to show you how to do it right. So let's get cracking with WordPress DIY: Setting up WordPress.
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