10-Step Guide To Using Wordpress Software including Creating First Website!
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To keep things simple, I would recommend you buy your first domain name from your web hosting company. As I mentioned in the previous section, you can get a free domain name from Bluehost and Dreamhost.
The reason I recommend this is because doing so will help you simplify your website setup process. If you buy your domain name from a different company, you would need to point your domain name to your web host.
For beginners, the ‘linking’ process can be quite overwhelming. Messing around with domain nameservers can make your head spin. However, if you’re willing to learn the technicalities involved, you’ll find it’s really not that complicated to link your domain name to your web host.
Now that you know the important stuff about domain names and web hosting, let’s move on to the next step.