It is a matter of opinion where one should begin when building a website. However it is easy
understand the excitement of seeing your website taking shape in front of your eyes. It is like doing a build out
on your brick and mortar business, you want to see it now.
So I have taken the time to create a website building format that is easy to understand and follow,
and will take you from zero to 60 in your website building.
Things You Will Need To Build Your Website:
Computer - Laptop preferably, but a desktop will work great
Web connection - If you do not have internet, read our suggestions
Antivirus - There are some free ones that really do quite nicely, here is the link to our
page on antivirus programs.
Email account - not one of the phoo-phoo emails but an email that has validity and great spam filters.
A folder compressor - Win ZIP, most PC’s have the folder compressor and extractor.
Notepad++ - you can download it here.
A Productivity program - MS Office or Open Office (open office is a free productivity tools that
is comparable to MS Office)
PayPal - If you are creating an online business you will need Paypal
Business License or LLC - to protect yourself and your business. You can apply for an LLC from rocket
Business checking - Most banks will not allow you to open a business checking account without
Corporation, LLC, or a business license.
A Prepaid Visa/MasterCard - limit your spending online, create a debt free business Prepaid Visa Card -
No credit check. Quick approval.
Website Editor - The first Website Editor we will be working with is XSITE PRO 2.5, if you do not have XSITE PRO 2.5, it is at the time of this publishing around $200.