How to Create Websites for Dummies

By JasonR

Buying a website from a professional web design company is often cost prohibitive. Recent advances in technology allow individuals with little or no technical knowledge to create high quality, content rich, and user-friendly websites with minimal effort. is one such company that allows users to create free websites based on professionally designed templates. websites are appropriate for individuals, businesses, students, educators, and organizations. Users can add video and other Web 2.0 content to their sites with the click of a mouse.

Things You'll Need

  • Web Browser
  • Text
  • Images
  • Account

How to Create Websites for Dummies

Step 1

Write the textual content for your website and organize your images in a folder on your computer.

Step 2

Visit and sign up for a free account.

Step 3

Select a Weebly template that's appropriate for your website.

Step 4

Copy and paste your text to your Weebly website and upload your images.

Tips & Warnings

  • If you want to password protect your website, then you will need to pay for an upgraded Weebly account.

References & Resources