"How to make a website using weebly"
How to make a website using weebly 1. Go to www.weebly.com using your internet browser. 2. On the left side of the page, find the section titled “sign up now”. 3. Write a desired username and password, then enter a desired email address. Make sure this address is current and accessible. 4. Click “I accept the terms of service”. 5. Click “sign up and start creating”. 6. Give a title to your website for example “4-H Teen connection”. Then click “continue”. 7. Now look above and find the tools that say “elements, pages, designs, and settings”. 8. First select your preferred design. 9. To add a page click on pages and click “new page”. Select yes or no (next to “show in navigation?”) to choose whether or not to make the page one of the main links on the home page. If you simply want to link to the page and not have it displayed on the home page select “no”. 10. Click “save” in order to activate the page. 11. After setting up a few pages to work on. Click on the “elements” tab and drag items on to the page to begin editing. 12. Click on the Publish button to put your page live on the internet. 13. For additional help and tutorials click on the “help” button in the upper left corner of the page. 14. Review Pinellas County 4-H Web Guidelines for submitting for approval. Enjoy making your website! Have fun and be creative! Troubleshooting/Additional suggestions Here are some troubleshooting tips: 1. If your picture doesn’t load, attempt to load the picture again or try loading a different one. 2. If the picture resizes itself, just resize it again. 3. When changing the color of text, the text will often have to be highlighted multiple times before the desired change comes into effect. 4. Sometimes text isn’t resized the way you want, resize it again. 5. If the page freezes up, exit the page and reload it. 6. Changes on the website are not updated on the live webpage until you publish it by clicking the “Publish” button. 7. To place items side by side, use the two-column element. This includes anything, even elements with pictures. 8. Tabs for additional pages can only be one word. You may want to combine two words into one or abbreviate appropriately. 9. Use only two or three colors on a website so you don’t overwhelm readers. Also, using only a few fonts (about two) is suggested. Many times Weebly problems cannot be solved using the tips above and you may have to exit and make the desired changes the next day.