Are you looking to have your own website for your business? That too for free? You are on the right page, here we will share with you step by step guide to create your own website easily. It will take less than a minute to get your own site.
Google Sites is a free website builder. It is a website builder with real-time collaboration capabilities and responsive design support, it means your site will look great on all mobile devices and desktop computers. You can easily integrate the other google family apps with your site easily. Like, google drive, google maps, and google forms.
Let’s have a look at the steps.
1- Search for Google Sites
Go to Google and search for Google sites.
You will get the link as shown in the below snapshot. Click on the link.
2- Create A Gmail Account
To start the process of developing the site you should have your own Gmail account. In case you don’t have one, then go to the Gmail page and sign up for having an account. Once you have your Gmail id and password with you, we can proceed further. Put your Gmail address and password as shown in the snapshot.
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3- Choose a Template
Once you log in, you will have a page as shown below. Now you need to choose a template as per your requirement. There are 13 templates to choose from work, small business, education, and personal categories. You can use this template as a base to start with or choose a blank template to start from scratch.
4- Choose a Theme
Now your website is ready to get edited. The menu is given on the right of the screen to edit your website according to your need. The Insert menu is used to add elements to the currently displayed page. The Pages menu is used to add, edit, and remove new web pages from your website. Their page can be used to change the appearance of your website. See the screenshot below.
You can select the color and font style too.
5- Edit Text and Images On the Page
Any element of your web page can be edited by clicking on it. A context-sensitive menu will appear. A different menu will appear if you click on text than on an image.
You can start editing all the text and image elements of your main page. Also, you have the option to choose basic formatting, such as bold, italic, and underline. You can also add hyperlinks and change the layout of text sections. When you click an image, you can also change the image, caption, and link.
6- Insert Menu
In the Insert menu, you’ll find a list of 14 preset widgets that you can use on your page to make it more interesting and responsive. it includes buttons, dividers, charts, forms, maps, calendars, and many more. To add a new widget on your page, you just need to click on it and a New section will be added. See the screenshot below.
7- Add New Pages
To add a new page to your website you need to click on the big Plus sign button given bottom side of the page. The pages you add will be automatically added to the website navigation menu. When you click on the plus sign it will ask you to put the page name.
8- Publish Your Website
Until then, your website has not been publicly available. To publish your website to Google Sites, click the blue Publish button in the upper right corner of the interface. You will be prompted for a unique name in which your website will be available. For example, if you set the web address to “azadparinday” your website will be available at sites.google.com/view/azadparinday.
If you want your own domain name then you will have to buy it from a domain name registrar like Google Domains or GoDaddy.