How to build a website on Wix
Updated: Jul 12, 2022
Building a website on Wix is super easy and not at all time consuming. It is a very powerful platform that gives you the tools to grow your online presence and excel at your content strategy.
The Wix website builder offers a complete solution from enterprise-grade infrastructure and business features to advanced SEO and marketing tools – enabling anyone to create and grow online.
Learn in a few easy steps how to build your website on Wix.
Create your Wix Account
First of all you need to create an account with Wix. There are plenty of options. You can either create an account directly or by using one your Google, Facebook or Apple ID accounts or even a single sign on (SSO).
I recommend either creating an account directly or Signing Up in with your Google Account. If you choose the later you a popup window will appear that prompts you to login to your Google Account.
Once you follow all the steps and sign up you will find yourself in the Wix environment
Get Started with Wix website creation
Click on the Get Started button
Choose the type of your website.
Whether you are starting an online shop or a travel agency website Wix is the tool for you. If you are starting a blog and you're not sure about the category, you will be able to change it later.
Name your website
Once you have chosen your website type, it's time to choose the name. Again you don't need to worry it can be changed later as Wix is a very flexible platform!
Set the goals of your business
Then you need to choose the goal of your website. Do you need to sell your products online, write for fun or provide valuable information to users? It's up to you!
Next choose the features your website will have. You
Ready for the next step
You're almost there! Ready to go to your dashboard and continue the set up? Just click on Go to Dashboard
In the Wix Main Dashboard you can:
Edit your businesses' info
Update your site type
Add your first product
Set up shipping and delivery
Set up payment methods
Connect a custom domain
Design your website
Get found on Google and optimising for SEO basic and advanced settings
That's it in a only a few steps you managed to set up your main website and start designing it! In our next articles we'll talk about:
Getting and setting up a domain
Choosing a premium plan
Designing your website
Setting up your SEO on your own or with an SEO consultant
Setting your Google Analytics and having your Analytics basics in order
Thank you and stay tuned or more articles about building your website on Wix!