Up and Running: Web Hosting & Domains (Online Class)
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EST)
Up and Running: Web Hosting and Domains - Online Class
You’ve taken a few HTML or CSS classes and you’re thinking: now what? How do I get this stuff up on the Web? We’re here to help.
This livestream will guide you through the steps to setting up a domain and hosting for the first time. We’ll review some best practices and upload our files to the server using an FTP client so that we can get your site live!
1) Domains: purchasing and configuring a new domain
2) Hosting: purchasing and configuring a new host
3) Mapping your domain: configure your DNS Nameserver settings
4) FTP: uploading an HTML project to your new server
Before We Start:
Install an FTP Client. We’ll be using Transmit. There’s a free trial for the first 5 days, and then after that it’s only $34. Get it here: http://panic.com/transmit/. Alternatively, you can use a free FTP client like cyberduck.ch. The same general principles either way.
Christopher Castiglione is a developer with a specialty in UX strategy and Wordpress. He has over ten years of experience developing digital products. In the past, he has designed applications for clients ranging from The Black Eyed Peas, Toyota, Bacardi, CLIF Bar, and American Express. Christopher holds an MA in New Media from The University of Amsterdam. He is currently a member of the General Assembly teaching faculty where he regularly teaches the following courses: Programming for Non-Programmers, Crash Course: HTML/CSS, Business Storytelling and Wordpress Theme Development.
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