How to Create your own Website Easily

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Antony Agnel

In this post I will be outlining the steps to create your own website. To create your own website, you will be needing two things in hand – a domain name and a hosting service.

  • A domain name is nothing but a web address like google.com or yourwebsite.com
  • A hosting service is required to host your files on the internet. Whenever your website is accessed, the files are fetched from your server.

Rather than traditional website builders we will be making use of WordPress – If you aren’t aware of what WordPress is, it is a semantic publishing platform built using PHP and MySQL. WordPress is a content management system which now powers around 27% of all the websites on the internet. Moreover, the WordPress software is freely available for use by anyone to develop their own blog or websites.

Buying a domain name and a hosting plan for your…

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New Theme: Ixion

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Nice something new.

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Howdy all! Today I’m happy to present a new free theme in our collection:

Ixion

Ixion Responsive WordPress Theme

Designed by Mel Choyce, Ixion is a clean and professional theme for schools, non-profits, and organizations.

Put your most exciting news front and center with a custom header image and a call-to-action button, highlight your three most noteworthy accomplishments on the home page, or use Testimonials to showcase your organization’s satisfied students or customers.

Ixion is responsive, meaning it will adapt to screens and devices of all shapes and sizes.

Ixion Responsive WordPress theme

Intrigued? Learn more about Ixion by checking out the theme’s showcase!

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Your Site, Now in Other Languages: Introducing the Google Translate Widget

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Internationalization is very important to us, and we’re striving to make sites across WordPress.com accessible to all, such as your international followers and multilingual readers.

Today, we’re thrilled to introduce the Google Translate Widget, which allows you and your site visitors to instantly translate your content into 103 languages currently supported by Google Translate.

Languages currently supported by Google Translate. Languages currently supported by Google Translate.

How it works

To enable automatic translation on your site, add the Google Translate Widget in your Customizer by going to My Site(s) → Customize → Widgets. Once enabled, your site visitors will be able to access a dropdown menu in your sidebar or footer and automatically translate the content into 100+ languages.

A blog post in English. A blog post in English.

The blog post above, automatically translated into French with the Google Translate Widget. The blog post above, automatically translated into French with the Google Translate Widget.

Additionally, you can also send readers to a specific language version of your site by adding a language…

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Blogging Essentials is the seed

How's your foundation? Most people  growing up go through a process of learning their ABC's.  I recall before entering nursery school , my parents read  Dr. Seuss's ABC An Alphabet Book  to me as a tyke.We are introduced to  the fundamentals how to read and write. And little by little form and create basic sentence … Continue reading Blogging Essentials is the seed