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How to Host a Website, and Ways to Earn From It

Let’s find out how simple is to have a website.

Today you just need couple of dollars per month or even less to get a paid web hosting service. Try to avoid free hosting plans which not only waste your time and effort but also create problems in the ranking of your site in top search results of major search engines. Moreover it can also disturb your quality earning through Google AdSense program.

Steps to host a website

1- First step is to buy a domain for your site which will be an online identity of your product or business. Usually it costs $5-10 per year. Some example domain registrars are name.com, godaddy.com and internet.bs.

2- After buying domain, you have to choose a web hosting company to upload your site to make it accessible online round the clock. Here you have to do little research to find the most suitable web hosting service for your site. Choose are reliable and cheap host for your website.

3- After paying web hosting company, upload your site to their server using FTP or Cpanel. Cpanel is a control panel which provides you easy management and maintenance process for your website.

4- Once you have uploaded the code and content of your website, replace the dns in domain panel to new dns provided by web hosting company.

5- Test your website and fix the issues ( if there are any).

Once your website is accessible on internet, Now start thinking of revenue model. How to cash your internet audience?

1- You can earn through placing Google ads on your site. It is not difficult thing to do, you just need to have at least 20 to 30 pages with almost 100 visitors a day to make a reasonable earning per month.

2- You can also earn through selling the products on website, for example an e-book, software or services. Payments can be received via PayPal or any other acceptable payment processor.

3- Another way to earn is to place private ads or banners on your website.

Good luck! in your website venture.