how to start a fashion blog on WordPress
WordPress fashion blog tutorial hey guys Bryan with WP Cupid blog and in this
video I’m gonna be showing you how to start a fashion blog on WordPress
step-by-step whether you’re new be a technology have no experience at blog
starting or even if you’re a pro this how to start a fashion blog on WordPress
WordPress fashion blog tutorial for beginners will be perfect for you the
great thing about this tutorial is it is extremely easy to follow along with even
if you have no experience in starting a fashion blog on WordPress by following
this tutorial video you will have your fashion WordPress blog set up in as
little as 10 minutes at the end of this video you will have your fashion
wordpress blog successfully started I’m going to be providing you with a bunch
of helpful resources that will help you in your fashion blogging journey towards
the end of the video so stay tuned the first step I’m going to cover is how to
choose and register your own domain name for free to have a wordpress blog you
have to have a domain name step two I’ll be going over how to choose a hosting
provider to have a blog you have to have hosting step 3 is getting your fashion
blog on WordPress setup if you don’t have time to start your fashion
WordPress blog right this second be sure to bookmark this video so you can come
back to it later let’s get started the first thing you want to do is head on
over to Bluehost via the link I provided in the description if you already have
it Bluehost is will be getting a free domain name and up to 63 percent off web
hosting to have a successful blog you have to have a domain name for people to
find your blog and web hosting that powers your fashion blog a little about
Bluehost Bluehost powers over 2 million websites worldwide and over 850,000
blogs around the world they are also recommended by WordPress themselves
since 2005 they instantly install WordPress for you which makes starting a
fashion blog on WordPress that much easier they provide 24/7 support via
chat email and phone and they have a 30-day money-back guarantee if for any
reason you are unhappy you can cancel and get a refund no questions asked
within the first 30 days I do want to mention that the link is an affiliate
link and I’ll receive a commission which helps support this channel and
helps us put out more wordpress tutorial videos once you click the link you’ll be
at the Bluehost home page you’ll see the get started now button on the page click
the button this is where you can select your hosting plan you’ll see three
different options you’ll see a basic plan plus plan and a prime plan I
recommend going with the basic plan and then you can always scale up whenever
you like if you have more than one website then you want to choose either
the plus plan or prime plan I’m gonna choose the basic plan for this tutorial
as this is most common go ahead and hit the select button on whichever plan you
would like to use you are now brought to a domain page where we can choose a
domain name that we want completely free or if you already have a domain name
you’d enter in over on the right for the new domain you can select if you want to
be a dot-com dotnet dot org etc dot-com is the most popular domain extension so
I’d recommend going with a.com if you can I’m gonna type in a domain here and
click the next button you are now brought to a create your
account page this is where you will input your information we have first
name last name the business name is optional put your country address
information in put a phone number and lastly the best email for you as you’ll
get emailed or received a payment in a copy of your login credentials etc below
that you will see package information you’ll see a count plan this is where
you can select the term for your hosting package you have 12 months 24 months 36
months and 60 months as you can see you’ll say money the longer your
purchase your hosting for I’m gonna select the 12 months package the setup
fee is free domain registration is free let’s encrypt SSL is free this SSL
feature is a free SSL certificate which makes your site secure with the green
bar like you see here and with the HTTPS domain privacy is an add-on that I
highly recommend it will prevent telemarketers and marketers getting a
hold of your personal contact information and bugging you with our
services the domain privacy will show blue hosting for
for the site and not yours site lock security find is security for your
WordPress website and protects it from hackers I done select this as there are
really good free alternatives you’ll see code guard code guard creates daily
backups and allows you to restore your site with a click of a button in case
something happens there are free alternatives that work just the same SEO
tools start you can keep unselected this add-on will submit your site to search
engines and provide a report on your site ranking and keyword rankings
submitting your site to search engines you can do for free this isn’t necessary
to have all of these add-ons are completely optional and up to you to get
as you can see you’re saving a lot for this hosting package below that you will
input your payment information I’m not gonna fill this out for protection of
personal information once your information is filled in you want to
select the I have read and agreed to Bluehost privacy policy in terms of
service now click the submit button you are now
brought to a page where you would choose a password for your Bluehost account
click the create your password button input the password you would like click
the I have read and agree to Bluehost privacy policy in terms and conditions
and click the next button you will now be directed to a congratulations page
click the blue login button to log in to Bluehost Bluehost is also going to at
this time email your dashboard login information to the email address you
provided you will now see pick your theme Bluehost has a bunch of awesome
free wordpress themes to choose from you can select a theme now if you want to or
below the themes you can click skip this step if you choose a theme now you can
always change the theme you pick without any problem at a later date I’ll be
going over this in more detail later in the video once you choose your free
theme or click skip this step you’ll be at the page here stating all done click
the button that says start building to start building your fashion blog on
WordPress once you click that and login you will be at the WordPress dashboard
this is what the WordPress dashboard looks like it’ll ask you a few questions
as you can see if you don’t need help just click
you don’t need help option once you do that you will see this page you will see
blog post where you can add a new blog post you will see where you can add new
pages to your blog if you want to change your navigation menus you can do so
easily and if you are going to sell products on your site you can install
WooCommerce to do so on the far left you will see tabs hover over them and get to
learn them post is where you can add new post pages is where you can add new
pages the media tab is where your images will show that you upload to your blog
comments is where you can view comments people leave on your blog plugins is
where you can install plugins for your blog almost any customization or feature
that you would want more than likely there’s a plug-in already made for it
appearance is where you can change the look of your theme or change your theme
to another one or a premium theme select themes when you hover over appearance it
will showcase free wordpress themes that you can choose from if you select a most
popular it will show you the most popular free WordPress themes hover over
a theme and click install and then click activate to make the theme your
WordPress theme you should also see add new theme on this page this is where you
can add a new theme if you got it from another site or it is a premium theme a
great resource I’ve used for several years and recommend for professional
WordPress themes that look like an award winning design agency did your blog is
theme forest this is the theme forest homepage you can easily search for
fashion blog WordPress via the search bar it’ll pull up a ton of fashion
wordpress blog themes you can click preview theme to see what they would
look like live on the web here’s a few examples of fashion blog
themes that are already pre-made for you to input your information or change
however you’d like you’ll see they look really good click the link in the
description below to check out theme forest and the top left of your
WordPress dashboard you will see welcome here or your site title towards the top
of the page click this to view your site to log in to your WordPress dashboard
you can do so via the Bluehost cPanel or by typing in your domain name with a
slash WP dash here’s an example it’ll bring up this
page here just input your login credentials to be logged into WordPress
another great resource that is helpful and used by over 500,000 users is the
drag-and-drop editor called element or page builder element or page builder
makes starting and creating your WordPress fashion blog easy you can make
edits by dragging and dropping search element or page builder on the plugins
page and install and activate it if you’d like to try it out Elementor has a
free and paid version I provide a link in the description so you can check out
and compare the features of the free and paid versions another great resource to
check out is fiber fiber is a great place to get tasks done for just $5 it
is helpful if you need a logo or something done I provide the link in the
description below and that is how to start a fashion blog on WordPress
fashion blog tutorial for beginners if you have any questions get in touch as
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