Setting up your WordPress Site | Volume 2 Installing

Yesterday you learned how to set up your domain and hosting in preparation for today’s video on installing WordPress.

Step 1: Installing WordPress [Video]

Watch this video to learn how to install WordPress on your Host Gator account.

Step 2:  Picking a Theme

Now that you’ve done the hard work of installing WordPress, why don’t you have some fun and pick a new theme that you like.  There are many free options, but you get what you pay for.  If you’re looking for a flexible premium theme I recommend Thesis (which I use to run this site.)

Step 3: Add a WordPress Theme

In tomorrows post I’ll show you how to add a WordPress Theme to your new site to give it a custom look and feel that’s all yours.  If you want to be the first to get that post, I recommend you subscribe for daily updates.