Building a Website from Scratch on WIX
Building a website from scratch is easy! After all, the goal of WIX is to allow users to easily make websites without the hassle of complex processes.
WIX does this by offering two builders, the WIX ADI and the Editor with hundreds of templates available for each.
Our video explains how to build a WIX website from scratch. The video includes: signing into a WIX account choosing the right editor for you and choosing the right template for your WIX site.
Getting Started with Your Site
The first step to building your WIX website from scratch is to sign-up or sign into your WIX account. You can do this by going to the WIX site on your browser. If you need to sign up you will need to enter your name, email and make a password.
Once you’re able to enter your site, a new tab will open. You will find the Create Your Website button. Click on this button and then you will get a choice to build your website using either the ADI or the main editor, after you answer a few questions about your site the site you’re trying to create. For the purpose of this tutorial above, we have shown how to build a website from scratch using the WIX editor.
Choosing the Right Template for You
After you have decided the topic and which editor to use, WIX will then show many different templates to use to build your site. WIX will recommend templates for you but you can choose from any of the templates within the Editor. To do this, click on the many options in the left side sidebar.
Within the template screen, you can view all the templates, so that you can find the right one for you. Once you have found the right template for you, click on edit and get started with building your site. Once edit is clicked, the template will load and you can start editing everything on the template to your taste.