How to Make a Blog on WordPress for Beginners – Start a Blog Today! 💻

How to Make a Blog on WordPress for Beginners

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Here is the section breakdown and times at which each thing is covered within this video:

0:01 Introduction and final WordPress blog website preview
3:58 Registering our domain name and getting hosting
16:28 Installing WordPress
23:06 Changing our password and profile settings
25:50 Installing our theme
27:39 Quickly covering each of the dashboard elements
29:41 Adding our pages for our menu
34:44 Customizing the look of our website
41:49 Adding our favicon image
46:07 Changing our header image
54:42 Adding our free plugins
1:06:48 Adding blog posts and covering many of the blog post features
1:19:51 Changing our blog settings and post format
1:24:00 Quickly adding an about me page
1:26:40 Changing our website widgets
1:29:15 Removing the footer text

Have you wanted to make a WordPress blog, but you weren’t really sure where to start? I can help you out. My name is Tom from and in this video tutorial I teach how to make a blog on WordPress for beginners. I go step by step through the process of building out new blog website. I cover the basics that you’ll need to have your website live on the web by going through the hosting signup process all the way to creating free icons, editing images with free tools, and also editing your blog to suit your needs. Additionally, I cover various plugins that help your viewers to be able to share you blog posts easily on social media, and some of the basics that can help you to be found within search engines such as Google, Yahoo, and Bing with a free SEO plugin. This tutorial is geared to WordPress users who have no or very little prior experience with WordPress. If you’re new, and you want to learn how to make a blog on WordPress than this is the right video for you!

I am planning to continue to upload these full length tutorials that cover how to make a variety of websites. I’ll also make short helpful WordPress videos with tips and tricks so please consider subscribing if this is something you’d be interested in.

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7 responses to “How to Make a Blog on WordPress for Beginners – Start a Blog Today! 💻”

  1. Jody Xazier Avatar

    Awesome tutorial – can you please recommend some other free plugins for us that are just getting started out?

  2. Sily Perret Avatar

    You have no idea how much this helped me. Thank you for the clear tutorial!

  3. Joan Romanowski Avatar

    My blog posts aren’t showing up on my home page can you help me out?

  4. Michael Bannister Avatar

    I just subscribed. Can’t wait for more videos to come out

  5. John Bloyd Avatar

    This video really helped me get an idea of how to navigate around WordPress

  6. Lorriane Tew Avatar

    Thanks for uploading this I really learned a lot from it!

  7. WPWithTom Avatar

    I just launched a new video on how to make a blog on WordPress for beginners here:

    I hope you all like it! If you have any questions along the way please reach out to me and I'll try to get back to you! 🙂

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