Build Your Website

Resources to build or improve your own website!

First, you will need to select a name for your website that is available. This first step may be more important than you realize. What makes a good domain name for your website? Your domain name should be self-explanatory, contain keywords that search engines will use to index your website, and should not contain characters that must be explained (e.g.: – “Our website is, but be sure and remember the hyphen?”). What is an example of a great domain name? (e.g.: – It is self-explanatory, it contains keywords the search engines will use to index the website, and it contains no funky characters that must be explained).

Next, you need a host for your website. Your hosting service makes actually makes the files of your website available on the internet.