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► About this video
When setting up your WordPress.org site, there are a few things you need to consider. Things such as: what host and domain name to choose, selecting plans, installing WordPress, etc. In this video, we go over the steps you need to take to set up your WordPress website.
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► Items discussed in this video
0:00:07 – Introduction
0:00:43 – Hosting company and plan
0:01:07 – Choosing a domain name
0:01:47 – Choosing a TLD
0:02:57 – WordPress hosting
0:04:02 – Security when setting up your WordPress site
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