How to Make an Online Portfolio Website from Scratch

In this video we’ll create an actual portfolio website, step by step, from start to finish. The site uses the Fukasawa theme, which is designed to be minimalistic and clean, with a Pinterest-style grid for displaying images, posts, and videos. It’s the perfect site for photographers, designers, and other professionals to showcase their work.

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Topics covered:

What do I need to do to get my website set up initially 2:02
What is a domain name, how to choose the right name 3:19
How to register a domain name 9:08
What is web hosting 11:11
Where to get web hosting, how to get the cheapest hosting 12:17
How to connect your domain name and web host (point domain to hosting)16:50
How to install WordPress 18:08
How to deactivate and delete plugins 23:24
How to customize the design of your site 24:13
How to add / install a new theme (free theme) 24:38
How to add image posts 26:10
How to add an image gallery or photo album post 30:52
How to add a responsive light box, how to add / install a plugin 36:09
How to delete a post 38:18
How to delete a page 40:38
How to add a new page (about me and FAQs pages) 40:55
How to add a Contact Us or Get in Touch page with contact form 43:08
How to customize the sidebar, how to add your logo 46:30
What are widgets, how to add, remove, and customize widgets 47:18
How to add one touch call and one touch email buttons on the mobile version of the site 49:13