Learn how to set up and run a WordPress-powered site on a shared hosting service. Discover how to configure a database, upload WordPress files, and connect everything together.
- [Jeff] Do you want your own awesome website? Want to get it without spending too much money? Well, good news. You could get your own WordPress site on shared hosting. WordPress is completely free and shared hosting is widely available and very inexpensive. This course goes through the entire process of setting up WordPress so you can begin creating content and reaching your audience. Setting up WordPress on a shared web host gives you great freedom and flexibility. Shared hosting providers may vary in terms of features and options, but the steps provided in this course are universal and work with all shared web hosts. We'll cover everything you need to know, including how to set up the database, upload the WordPress files, and connect everything together. My name is Jeff Starr and I've been working with WordPress for over 10 years. It's such an incredible, powerful platform that gives you full control of your web publishing experience. And there are many great shared hosting providers to choose from, so join me in Installing and Running WordPress on Shared Hosting and learn how to get started with your own WordPress site today.