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How Do I Get a Website?

Written by Paul Steinbrueck

video-7How do I get a website?!? That’s a question I’m often ask by leaders and communicators who find themselves needing a new website for the very first time.  The number of choices can be overwhelming. In this video, I explain three ways you can get a website and the pros and cons of each, so you can choose the option that’s best for your organization.

The ways to get a website are:

1) Web Builder. Use a do-it-yourself online web builder. Pros: simple and affordable. Cons: not unique, lower quality, not portable.

2) Web Hosting. Get a web hosting account and upload or install your website. Pros: affordable and portable. Con: technical skills required, must build & maintain site yourself.

3) Web Design. Hire a web developer. Pros: beautiful, unique site, custom functionality, no technical skills required. Cons: cost

Regardless of which direction you choose to go, OurChurch.Com can help. We have a web builder, provide web hosting services, and custom design websites for churches, schools ministries and businesses.

I hope this you in the decision making process.  Read the full transcript of the video at How do I get a website?  And see other posts in the Web Hosting FAQs video blog series.

If you have any questions, post a comment below or contact us. Which option for getting a website seems best for you?

About the author

Paul Steinbrueck

Paul Steinbrueck is co-founder and CEO of OurChurch.Com, husband, father of 3, blogger. You can follow him on Twitter at @PaulSteinbrueck.


    • Francis, did you watch the video? It explains your 3 options & in the blog post there are links to each of them. Do you know whether you want to go with a web builder, web hosting or web design?

  • Resource mentioned on that video clip is very much effective to learn knowledge regarding how to get a website!! I'm very much enjoyed that video. Few days later I'll start work on to get my first website and such information will be handy for me. Thanks.

  • Excellent post..Real time analytics help to view the various aspects of our website. By analyzing the sources of web traffic, we can improve the overall performance of our website. The proper way of getting a website is clearly mentioned in this post.

  • Keep up the best work blogger and I wish best of luck for all the web development industry professionals.

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