First, download the Website In-a-Box file to a folder on your computer or device. Download Website In-a-Box
Next, follow the video tutorials below. They're an easy step-by-step guide to setting up your hosting, domain name and installing your website. Please follow the tutorials in order. The total length of all the videos is just 8 minutes, so it's easy to view.
This video takes you through opening a hosting account and registering a domain name. The video uses hostmonster.com as the example hosting provider, so it's easiest if you sign up with hostmonster.com. You can use another hosting company, but you may find the tutorial harder to follow as the page layouts will be different.
This takes you through uploading and installing the Website In-a-Box file you downloaded above. It will automatically install all WordPress files plus plugins on your hosting account.
A database is where all the information about your site is stored. This video shows you step-by-step how to create a database. It's really very easy.
In this last step, we'll be completing the final details needed to get your site up and running. Once you finish this video, your new website will be ready to rock n'roll!
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