How to Create a Website in 5 Steps with WebSite X5 13

How to Create a Website in 5 Steps with WebSite X5 13

May 19, 2019 18 By Bernardo Ryan



welcome website x5 is surprisingly easy to use software for building websites blogs and online stores they're all optimized for search engines and perfect on any device from desktops to smartphones with website x5 you don't have to be able to write code just follow the five-step intuitive wizard to transform your idea into a website ready to find out how let's go run the program and click on the start button create a new project and start by providing some general information such as website title author site address and then ask yourself what type of site do I want to make for example you can create a showcase site and choose to activate a blog straight away or add an e-commerce shopping cart and open an online store and if you're not happy with that you can also enable visitor statistics create a multi-language site or manage user registrations in any case you're free to move on and then go back and define these items later when your project is more complete the look and feel is critical to the success of your site choose whether to use one of the predefined templates or for a more original result create your own template from scratch the list of over 500 predefined templates is constantly updated you'll easily be able to find a suitable one for your project once you've chosen the template modify it to suit your needs the first thing you need to do is to define whether your site needs to be responsive so that it automatically adapts to the size of any device desktop tablet or smartphone once this is done work on the template structure indicating where the menu should be and also setting the size and appearance of each page section you can use the built-in editor to work on the templates header and footer for example it just takes a few clicks to insert your company logo and name it's just as easy to add buttons galleries or a website search field it's all at your fingertips we complete the layout by defining the various styles for the project you can define styles for the different types of text menu buttons and all other elements a quick glance at your project preview and you'll be certain your graphic template is ready you have no page limit build your sitemap by entering as many pages as you need the web site map is structured like a tree so you've got to add pages name them correctly and if necessary organize them in various levels working on the map is simple try and add remove or move pages and levels if you look at the preview you'll see that website x5 starts from the map to create pages and links them together to build and update the navigation menu now your site has pages but they're empty it is time to think about your contents at the heart of website x5 there's a truly unique page building system you have a grid which represents the page you're working on as well as a list of objects all you have to do is select the object that corresponds to the content you want to add drag it onto the page layout table and drop it into the appropriate cell you can of course add rows and columns and arrange the contents of several adjacent cells double-click on the object you inserted if it's text open the editor and type it or paste it from an external file and then format it now go back to your page and try to insert an image double click on the image object that's already in the page layout table and import an image file if you don't have a suitable picture search for one directly in the library there are over 700,000 royalty-free images that you can use in your projects click on the edit button to open the editor you've got all the tools you need to cut and rotate the picture add a filter apply a watermark add a mask a frame or special effects if you have a look at the preview now you'll see that your page is taking shape now you know how to create web pages using the page layout table and inserting the objects you need the list of available objects includes items such as galleries videos animations email forms apart from these you have so many other optional items you can choose to add to enhance your pages new galleries weather maps social buttons there are so many to choose from and if you can't find what you are looking for you can always insert HTML code to achieve a 100% perfect result when you finished your website all you need to do is publish it you can export it on the Internet save it on an external hard drive or move it to another computer to publish it on the internet you just have to enter the server access data that you were given by your provider if you're updating the site publishing only the modified files will save you time don't have web space where you can publish it no problem with website x5 you get a free domain and web space for 12 months the last thing you should do is tell everybody your website is online send a notification to Google immediately and then publish an update on your Facebook or Twitter page thanks to website x5 your website will be online in no time you can build a top quality professional web site complete with text photo galleries a contact form maps and an online store a website that's optimized for search engines and is responsive capable of adapting itself to display perfectly on desktops tablets and smartphones now that you've seen how easy it is to create a website you can let your imagine a with you if you haven't already done it download the demo copy and enjoy discovering what you can do with website x5