West Valley Writers-Staking Out Web

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A primer for securing your own domain and linking it to your web site.

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West Valley Writers-Staking Out Web

  1. 1. Staking Out Your Piece of the Web A simple guide to getting yourself and your work on the internet.
  2. 2. Your Options <ul><li>Facebook Fan Page </li></ul><ul><li>Blogging Sites </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Wordpress </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Blogger </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wet Paint </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Build Site from Scratch </li></ul>
  3. 3. DNS Domain Name Server <ul><li>IP Address 602.567.45.12 </li></ul><ul><li>Web Address </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://vaalascia.com </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Simple </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Letters, numbers & hyphens only </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Avoid suggestive phrases (unless you are going for that) </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. DNS Provider (Go Daddy)
  5. 5. Search for Available Domain
  6. 6. Search for Available Domain
  7. 7. What to Register <ul><li>.com (commercial most common) </li></ul><ul><li>.info (informative site) </li></ul><ul><li>.mobi (site for mobile devices) </li></ul><ul><li>Other choices </li></ul><ul><ul><li>.us .ca (national) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>.org (non commercial organization) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>.me (personal) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>.co (new take on .com) </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Select Your choices
  9. 9. Select Your choices
  10. 10. Select Your choices
  11. 11. Select Your choices
  12. 12. Select Your choices
  13. 13. Provide your Information and Pay
  14. 14. Build Your Web Site <ul><li>Blogging sites offer the easiest and quickest route </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Built in content management </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Free Hosting! </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Build it Yourself for a Unique Look </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Low Rent High Maintenance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>May have to Find Hosting </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. Set up Your Domain
  16. 16. Set up Your Domain
  17. 17. Point Your Domain to Your Site
  18. 18. Point Your Domain to Your Site
  19. 19. Point Your Domain to Your Site
  20. 20. Domain & Site Will Be Available to the World in About 48 Hours Any Questions

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