How to Create a WordPress Website

Here is a simple guide on how to create a WordPress website. Hip Hop Makers uses WordPress.

Creating a website is one of the most affordable ways to promote yourself, music, and brand to the world.

A website is essential for online success.

Special Offer!

By following this tutorial you get a special discount price from Bluehost, a free domain name, access to 24-hour customer support, easy WordPress install, and more.

How to Create a Music WordPress Website

Plans start as low as $3 per month.

Think about it… that is the price of a cheeseburger. A website is a great investment and can help you earn money.

Plus Bluehost offers a 30 Day Money Back Guarantee if you aren’t happy with their service.

How to Create a WordPress Website

Step 1: Click Here to Get Started

On the landing page click the Get Started Now button.

Create a WordPress Website

Step 2: Select a Plan

I suggest the Plus or Prime option so you can create multiple websites.

Select a Plan - How to Create a WordPress Website

Step 3: Pick a Domain Name or Transfer a Domain

Tips for Picking a Domain Name

  1. Keep it simple
  2. Keep it short
  3. Make it easy to remember
  4. Make it easy to spell
  5. Avoid hyphens & numbers
Select a Domain

Step 4: Enter Your Personal Information

Enter Information - How to Create a WordPress Website

Step 5: Edit Plan Details

  • Uncheck the boxes to get the lowest price.
  • Adjust the number of months you would like to sign up for.
Update Settings

Step 6: Enter Billing Information.

Pay for Web Host

Step 7: Change Your Password

Change Password - How to Create a WordPress Website

Step 8: Pick a Theme

or click Skip.

Pick a WordPress Theme
All Done

Step 9: Get Started With WordPress

Get Started With WordPress - How to Create a WordPress Website

WordPress can be overwhelming to beginners. Bluehost has a number of helpful WordPress videos to help you get started.

WordPress Beginner Videos


Tip: How to Remove the Coming Soon Page

By default your website will show a coming soon page to the public.

How to Remove the Bluehost Coming Soon Page

1. In WordPress click Bluehost on the sidebar.

Click Bluehost

2. Click the Launch button.

Launch Your Website

Your site will now be live.

Your Website Is Launched

I hope this article helps those of you looking to create a website.

Mark V. at Hip Hop Makers

Written By Mark V.

Hip Hop Makers is a music production website that launched in 2008 to teach music lovers how to make music, sell beats, and make money from music.

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  1. Once I’ve created a website on BluHost, how do I get paid when people purchase my beats?

  2. Great post Mark V. Always amazing details to be found on this site.

  3. Hello, nice article. I want to know how the users will be able to pay for beats after creating the website?

  4. Hi. Check out

    With the website template you can sell beats online.

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