Start a Website Tutorial by Erica Julson 

This tutorial has been completely updated and is now included as part of my signature program, SEO Made Simple. 

It is no longer available as a stand-alone tutorial outside of the course. 

Lesson 0 : Introduction

Learn why you need a website, the main steps in setting one up, and how much it costs. Understand the differences between a self-hosted WordPress website, Squarespace, Wix, and


Lesson 1 : Domain Registration

Register your domain with Cloudflare.


Lesson 2 : Business Email Set Up

Set up a business email address {} through Google Workspace.


Lesson 3 : Website Hosting

Sign up for a hosting account through my top-recommended website host.


Lesson 4 : Install a Theme

Select the theme that is right for your unique business model and learn exactly how to install it.


Lesson 5 : Adjust the Settings

Get everything set up correctly from the start on the backend of your website.


Lesson 6 : Set up your theme

Learn how to tweak your theme settings so that your website looks and functions exactly how you want it.


Lesson 7 : Create Pages

Create your homepage, about page, contact page, blog feed, privacy policy, terms and conditions, and disclaimers and learn how to set up your main menu.


Erica Julson


Erica Julson is a registered dietitian and proponent of online entrepreneurship for RDs. She is the founder of The Unconventional RD – a blog, podcast, Facebook community, and set of online courses dedicated to helping wellness professionals learn how to think outside of the traditional employment box and start, grow, and scale their own digital empires. She loves talking all things SEO (search engine optimization), passive income, and email marketing!