Sign up for SiteGround

A guide to set up web hosting
How to sign up for SiteGround hosting:

This process will guide you through signing up for SiteGround, and allow Buddy to access your account safely and securely to launch your website. 

Step 1.

  • You can buy your plan here: https://www.siteground.com
  • Under Web Hosting, click View Plans
  • Click the Orange “Get Plan” button under the StartUp plan.

Step 2.

  • Check the “I already have a domain” radio button.
  • Type in your domain in the “www” box below and then click “proceed”

Step 3.

  • Finish the remaining checkout process and fill out all the required fields. Once you fill out your account info, click the “Pay Now” button.

Note: you don’t need SG Site Scanner, it’s not required.

Note: you don’t need SG Site Scanner, it’s not required.

Step 4.

Now that you have your SiteGround account set up, you’ll need to add Buddy as a user on your account. 

  • Log into SiteGround, if you aren’t already. You can login by going here.
  • Once logged in, go to Websites, Under your website, click “All Site Options
  • Click the “Users” tab and click “Add User“.
  • You’ll want to select the “Collaborator” option when adding a new user. 
  • Under Add User, click “New User”
    Under Email type: Scott@buddywdd.com
    Under name type: Buddy
  • Then click “Add”

All Done!

Now you can sit back, and relax