If you are looking for get free domain name, then you are come to the right place. In this writing i will show you how to get a free domain and show you how to install WordPress on bluehost hosting. I will separate in 2 sections, first one is to help you find your free domain and the seconds is to guide you to install WordPress on bluehost. Let’s direct to the point.
Get Free Domain and Hosting from Bluehost
One of the best thing you signup with bluehost for your web hosting is free domain name will be provided. Bluehost give all their customer who signup with any plan a free .com, .org or other extension domain. If you haven’t get your domain and hosting, just continue reading of how to get a free domain from bluehost. Let’s me take a few step to show you how’s exactly the work.
STEP 1. Find Bluehost
Bluehost is one of the top WordPress hosting service provider in the world with great services and affordable price to win a huge of fans to join to their community. Other than this, they offer free domain for their member who get from a cheapest plan.
STEP 2. Find Your Web Hosting Plan
When you head over their website, you will find out they offer 3 plan of their web hosting service. Regular cost from as low as $7.99 to $14.99 per month now they are running special promotion of $3.95/mo only. If you are a new player, i strongly suggest you to choose the “basic” option since you can use it to test the water, don’t need to rush in and waste your hard earning money.
There are two option “plus” and “prime” are good, but for a new websites you don’t really need all this feature and unlimited stuff unless you have million of people browse you website each day.
STEP 3. Find Your Domain Name
A domain for website is like a person name, it call who you are.If you are going to build a business or brand, the domain is best to use the business name or brand name. Before you learn other complicated factor of choosing a domain name. Avoid using weird extensions like .pizza or .agency unless you know what you are doing. Try using .com, .net, or .org, remember to keep your domain short and simply. Find your domain name and enter to the box, click next to process to the next step.
If you’ve got your domain, type in and press “Next” to continue.
STEP 4. Create Your Bluehost Account
Create a account on bluehost, simply fill in your detail, it’s easy, use your real email, because the purchases receipt and for any information bluehost will contact you via email.
STEP 5. Adding Add-on and it’s Done.
When you scroll a little bit to the bottom, you will see a package information. You can select how long to signup for the hosting package, but only 36 – 60 month will get the cheapest rates. Once you have decided, unchecked all options unless you really need and process to payment. *If you want to keep your domain information anonymous, go and tick “Domain Privacy Registration”.
Once you have paid and registered, create your password and go to the next step.
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How To Install WordPress On Bluehost
After you have bought a hosting and get your free domain, you may head over to this section. Here, i will take a screenshot to show you how i install WordPress on Bluehost server.
STEP 1. Login to your Bluehost cPanel.
Sign in to your bluehost account and go to your cPanel.
STEP 2. Find the WordPress Icon.
Once you have successfully login to your cpanel, click on the Install WordPress icon.
STEP 3. Click to Install.
Now you will be taken to the majo marketplace, you’ll find WordPress and click Start to install.
STEP 4. Choose your Domain.
Choose the domain name you want to install. In the field(directory) next to the domain, you can enter a subfolder, it’s used for separate each WordPess website(if you have more than 1 WordPress website host in the same hosting), if you leave it blank, then WordPress will be installed on your root domain (e.g. yourdomain.com).
STEP 5. Enter your Website Detail.
Enter your site name, username and password. Username and password is important for you when you want to login to your WordPress website back-end. Don’t forget.
Check all the license and terms and process to install, take a few seconds to complete the installation.
STEP 6. Installation Complete.
You are now successfully install WordPress to your website on bluehost.
To access your site, click on the admin URL and use the username and password.
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