How to create a professional free website? Step-by-step guide.

How to create a professional free website? Step-by-step guide.

July 12, 2019 19 By Bernardo Ryan



hi-oh now with you is web builders guide calm and today we will show you how to get professional website absolutely for free we will focus your attention exactly on professional and free it's very important to understand this before choosing the proper website platform many webmasters simply download some free wordpress theme and upload it to hosting but virtual hosting will cost you six to eight dollars per month in average and you can't avoid it add to this a domain name and it's about twelve dollars per year as a result it's hard to call such website free second popular way is to use Google Sites platform here you won't need hosting but it's hard to call such a website professional its functionality is very limited so we need a website platform free and professional at the same time there are many really convenient website builders that allows you to get free and professional web site one of them is Wix Wix is powerful website builder one of the best so now I'll show you how to build a good website with the help of this website builder without spending a penny let's get started creating a website with Wix is quick easy and intuitive it has hundreds of fully customizable html5 templates available in every category allowing you to choose yours and create something totally original to get started log on to www.nasa.gov account by clicking on the buttons to your right next re enter your email and password and click sign up you will be taken to Wix welcome page here here you are required to select a category and a subcategory click on one category from the list to select then choose one subcategory to your right remember you can select more than one subcategory click go when you are done you can change your selection later on the new page you can view all the professional template designs available under your category filter down the list by clicking on a subcategory on the menus to your left click on the View button to preview a template this will open in a new tab here you will see how your website will look like when published you can click on any of the tabs to view the design and page layout use the play button below here to move to the next page and view other template designs under the same subcategory now you have found the template with polished theme featuring bright colors and cutout style graphics that you like it's your time to edit it and create an amazing website click on edit this site button on top to proceed wait for Wix HTML editor to load take time to watch the video that plays when the Wix HTML editor loads to learn how the editor works first to edit anything just click on it for instance let's say we want to change this text here when you click on it you will be presented with this drop down menu where you can choose to edit the text see the text settings or add animation the same applies to images just click on the image that you want to change and select change image from the drop down menu on the new pop-up window you can either upload a new image file from your computer or select an image from the free Wix image collections remember you can always undo your changes by clicking on the undo icon on top you can view and edit your website pages change the design add new elements access the app market and change your website settings using the buttons on your top left click on the pages icon to open and navigate through your website pages next choose a page that you want to edit by clicking on it the page will open to your right click on an item to edit it and make necessary changes you can reposition items on the page by dragging and dropping them click on the gear item to change the name of your page and modify other settings you can choose to hide the page from the menu by checking on the button hide from the menu also you can set your SOE page settings by page title description and keywords page title is the headline of your website on Google search results these include your business name a relevant keyword and location to change the page style click on change page style button below on the pop window click Edit style choose one style from the list and click OK click OK again and then done your new changes will take effect immediately click hold and drag to reorder pages drag right to make it a sub page click on add page to add a new page on the pop-up window enter the name of your new page and click OK choose your page transition using the drop down menu below you can play around with your website page design and make your site look exactly the way you want when you click on the design menu icon you will be presented background colors and fonts for instance when you click on background several color schemes will open click on one item to preview changes you can upload a customized background by clicking on the button on top under colors choose a color palette to instantly transform your site when you click on one of the palettes you will preview the changes on the site you can customize a palette by clicking on customize palette click on fonts to customize your site fonts as well click on the plus button to choose and add elements to your site for example if you want to integrate social media to your site click on social from the list this will open a new menu with a list of social media sites click on one to add and a tab will be inserted on the page to your right here you can position the tab by clicking and dragging paste your Facebook page link on settings menu check on show on all pages to display the element on all your Facebook pages app market menu allows you to boost your professional online presence with tons of cool features and popular web apps these apps are presented in different categories for example when you select ecommerce category then choose PayPal this pop-up window will open click to add it to your site this button will allow customers to make purchases on PayPal under the settings tab you can change your site settings including the SOE also you can modify your site's address social settings and favicon once you are done making all the required changes on your site click on save on the new pop-up window enter your site name and click Save now you can preview your site by clicking on the preview button on top you can also preview the mobile version of your site by clicking on the mobile icon on top here as well click on publish to publish your site online a pop-up window will open showing you the web address your site will be published on click publish to continue it's simple and easy if you want to add your own personal website address you will be required to upgrade your site to a premium version click on the upgrade link on top to proceed Wix premium plans consists of four categories namely connect domain combo unlimited and e-commerce the monthly cost ranges from $4 to $16 per month when your site is published you can review and make all necessary modifications to suit your needs you can only make it an e-commerce website by adding a shopping cart under the premium version you can also add a search bar to help users find things easily on your site here are the advantages of using Wix com website builder quick and easy registration process one of the best drag-and-drop website editors over 475 professional-looking html5 templates mobile optimized version of your website easy social media integration unlimited depth of navigation excellent app market with premium and free add-ons thanks for your attention if you liked this video tutorial show us your support and data like under the video if you need more details about how to create a website on Wix or on any other website builder platform visit the link under the video