Building Your Own Website: Part 1

So much is happening on the internet! You can keep up with your friends, watch movies, run a business, and read about anything you want! While most people are consumers of the internet, this series of posts will help you get started building your own website hosted for free using GitHub pages.

If everything goes smoothly, in a few minutes you will have complete control of a fully functional website.

What This Covers

  • How GitHub helps you find other projects
  • How GitHub helps you manage your own projects
  • How to publish a blog post
  • An overview of how HTML and CSS work

Step 1: Sign Up For a GitHub Account

GitHub is a platform for developing projects and managing them as they grow. You will need to sign up for an account if you don’t have one already.

GitHub Sign Up Screenshot

Written on June 4, 2017