There are so many websites available in the market, which gives you facility to create your own website for free. Google provides you the best platform to create your own free website. In this article I will try to explain you how to build your own website for free on Google.
Account on Google:
First you must have Google account. If you don’t have Google account, then create one. Now login to your account. Then click on ’my account’ or open the given url in next tab page http://sites.google.com
1. Now you can see the “create” button on the top left corner. Click on that button.
It gives you option to choose template for your site. You can select from given or click on ‘browse the gallery for more’. Select from these template as per your site need. Then click on ‘select’ button.
2.Then write your site name in the next text box. Set your site location or url if you want to change or leave it as it is if you want your site name.
3.Click on more option. It will ask you to write site description. Write the description on your site (not more than 17 words).
4.Then there is one more option as below.
Select that option, if your website is not suitable for under 18 persons.
5.Then type the code as shown you in capcha and then click on ‘create’ button.
6.Now your basic website is ready. You can write there, whatever you want on your home page and then click on ‘preview’ button.
7.Navigate through the web page and do changes according to your requirement.
8.On the top right corner of your site, click on ‘more’ button.
9.Now click on ‘manage site’ option. On the left side bar you can see these options.
10.You can check here your recent site activity, pages, attachments, page templates, app scripts and even deleted item also.
11.In the General setting, you can change sharing options and share links via gmail, google plus, facebook and twitter.
12.In the General setting, you can change permission settings that who can access this site. If you click on ‘change’ option, you will get three options. First one is ‘public on the web’, second is ‘anyone with the link’ and last is ‘private’. I suggest select ‘public on the web’ option and click on save button.
13.At the end of this menu, there is themes, colors and font options. Click on that and you will reach on editor mode. You can see the following line.
14.You can choose different theme by clicking on ‘blank slate’ option. There are some more customization options such as entire page, site header, content area, content area gadgets, sidebar gadgets and horizontal navigation. Each one of them has two more subdivision such as background and text.
15.Background has three options color, image or wrapper image. Text has five options font, color, size, link color and visited link color.
Now, share your site with other viewers and get review on your first website creation. If your site is publicly open, then no need to send invitation to others and if your site is private, then you can send 50 invitations per day.