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Lesson: Getting WordPress up and running

Paul 4 January 2021

After this lesson, you’ll be able to:

  • understand which things you should consider when selecting a hosting company and hosting plan for your site
  • explain what you should think about when choosing a domain name
  • understand what a top-level domain (TLD) is and which types of TLDs exist
  • decide which type of TLD fits your site best
  • register your own domain name; select a proper host; and set up your WordPress installation.

To keep things clear, we have created a List of Terms, which we advise you to keep within reach throughout the course.

1. Watch: Getting WordPress up and running

2. Watch: Hosting plans and domain registration

3. Watch: Setting up your WordPress installation

4. Read: Getting WordPress up and running

Estimated reading time: 10 minutes

5. Do: Quiz