Overview of all the steps in this WordPress guide:
✅Create a WordPress Blog
✅Buy Web Hosting with free Domain
✅Some Important Changes
✅Install Themes and Plugins
✅SEO and Security Tips
Give me your 20 minutes, I will teach you in this guide How to create a WordPress blog like a pro.
WordPress is the most Popular CMS at the Present Time. Aproximately 33% of popular sites are hosted on WordPress.
Table of Contents
Create A WordPress Blog
1.Buy Domain And Web-Hosting
Ok in the First Step you must have two things to create a WordPress blog, a Domain name, and Hosting. Without Hosting and Domain, you can’t run your WordPress blog.
Domain- Your blog name (for example Google.com, Beginyaar.online, etc).
Hosting- Where your data stored ( for instance Photos, Posts, etc.)
In simple word Hosting is Brain and Domain is soul.
You can buy a Domain as per your choice. I personally recommend you, go for Bluehost . Because WordPress officially recommended for Bluehost. In fact, they are offering hosting and domain together. Plus Free SSL Certificate and One Click WordPress Installation with unlimited Storage and Sub-Domains. Price- $3.5/month. According to their Prime Plan. Just Amazing!
If you don’t know how to Signup and Setup Bluehost for WordPress blog.
Click on below-mentioned guide and you will be able to do in 3 minutes:
After that, you have to do some important work with your Dashboard. Beginyaar Online highly recommend to every beginner to do this changes Immediately after WordPress Installation. It will make a huge difference and help you to protect your blog or site from hackers. So, What are the changes?
Delete your all default Posts and Pages from your blog
Change your all setting (Timezone, Comments, etc).
Disable directory browsing of WordPress blog
Setup Permalink for better Seo
Congratulations, you have successfully created 98% your blog. But there is nothing in your blog it seems empty. So let’s go to our next step and fill up your Blog.
4.Setup Themes And Plugins
Now we are in our last step in WordPress blog creation for a beginner. In this step, you need to change Themes and Plugins on your blog. As a beginner, if you don’t know how to set up these things. Follow the step by step guide ( 5 minutes):
After, Theme selection you need to add Google Analytics. This is very important. This will help you to track your traffic on your WordPress blog. This tutorial will help you toset upGoogle Analytics (Tutorial Upcoming).
5.Protect And Speed Up
Now, you must have some plugins for Speed Up and protect your site from hackers. All of the below-mentioned plugins you need to Install and Activate on your Blog:
✅The Plugin Contact Form 7– will help to add your Contact Form on your site.
✅Akismet Plugin– will help you to protect your site from hackers (How to set up Akismet Plugin?).
✅Wp Super Cache– is a speed booster. Will help you to delete your Cache data (How to setup Wp Super Cache plugin)
✅Rank Math SEO– Just amazing! It will help you to a higher rank in Google, Bing and everywhere you want. Everyone should have Rank Math for better SEO (Highly recommended for all level Blogger’s), Setup Here. If you want to create a WordPress blog and without Rank Math, it’s not a good idea.
All of the above-mentioned Plugins are highly recommended by me. I personally use all the plugins on my site.