How do I get started with InstantSite?

This article applies to the 123 Reg InstantSite package.

This article will give you a brief introduction to getting started with InstantSite.

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Log in to your 123 Reg control panel. Then, scroll down to the Create your website section and click on the InstantSite icon.

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Click on the Login button next to the relevant InstantSite package.

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You will now be presented with the InstantSite Wizard.

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Select the type of site you would like to create from the following predefined options:

Create your site

Create your blog

Create your photogallery

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Click on the Next button to continue to the Design stage of the wizard.

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Select a template to use for your InsantSite.

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Select a colour scheme for your template.

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Select a banner from the drop down menu or click on the Browse button to select a banner from your computer and then click on the Upload button.

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Select a menu style for your InstantSite.

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Click on the Browse button to select a logo from your computer and click on the Upload button.

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Fill in the Site info for your InstantSite.

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Click on the Save Changes button.

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Click on the Next button.

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Select a predefined page set.

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Select the standard pages you would like to use on your website.

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Click on the > button to add the pages to your site.

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Click on the Save Changes button.

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Click on the Next button.

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Click on the Page in the sitemap pane to begin editing.

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Fill in the following page details:

Page Title

Page file name

Page keywords used as meta tags

Page description used for meta description

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Use the WYSIWYG (What you see is what you get) editor to add the content to your page.

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You can drag a page module to the page to add extra features to your InstantSite.

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Click on the Save Changes button.

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Click on the Next button.

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Click on the Publish button.

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Tip: Publishing and Republishing will overwrite any existing files on your web page.

Please note: InstantSite can not be used with Safari at this time.