Setting Up a Family Web Site
(A few pointers on how to get
Since you and your family have hit the internet scene and are
enjoying all the fun things that Face Book can offer you and the children, why not put up a family web
You can post pictures of the kids (yes, they will be embarrassed
but they will know that you love them!). You can have a family calendar for all of the family, no matter where they
may be in this country or out.
You can share
vacation pictures and recipes. You can write articles about social matters that you care about – how you, your
friends and extended family can make a difference in the world.
It really is not difficult - or expensive. You search for
and register a domain at NameCheap from only $3.98 per year. The next step is to get an account at a
web hosting company, I would recommend starting with a web hosting account at NameCheap starting at $3.45 per month and you are off and running.
The hardest thing may be to choose your
domain name. It could be as simple
as:‘JohnandShirleyHammersctmidtFamilyAlbum.com’ (only if those are your names of course).
Yes, there are a few other things but you will learn as you go. If
you have a teenager in the house, he or she can probably get you up and running in the course of a few
Don’t be embarrassed, kids have grown up with this – and many adults are a
So choose your name – go buy it and then get it on the web! Look out world, here you come!