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Why Are You Reading This?

Probably because you want to launch your very own website for you super-awesome new product or service.

And launching a website is easy, right? Especially with WordPress, who offers a DIY solution. WordPress lets you build and maintain your own website. So it eliminates the need for someone with the ability to code.

Why WordPress?

Because your options are many and varied when it comes to WordPress. You can choose a free or paid-for website. You have a choice of themes. There are plugins for pretty much everything. And you really can do it yourself.

But How Easy Is It Really?

How easy is it for a non-tech savvy person to launch their own site? Most blog posts you find on Google suggest it is sooooo easy and will take only 4 minutes. They say you just need to follow 4 steps, and you’ll have your website set up in the time it takes to drink your coffee.

Well, I decided to find out if this was true. And in the process, document what I learnt along the way.

Our Goal

This website outlines the steps you need to follow to launch your own website with WordPress. You’ll find tips, tricks and handy hints. Plus, of course, comprehensive details on what you need to do and when.

Spoiler alert: there are a lot more than 4 steps to follow, and it isn’t as easy as most would have you believe. But you can do it! Especially with the help of this comprehensive guide, where we outline ALL the steps you need to follow to start (and keep) your site.

So what are you waiting for? Get started now with Step 1 – Planning