This is a quick initial setup guide to get you started with Templ.io as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Setting up your first website

The first time you login to the Templ.io Panel, you will be prompted to create your website, or skip directly to the panel.

To create a website, click Websites in the left menu, and then Create.

  1. Give your site a name
  2. Choose a location where you want the site to be hosted.

Click Continue and wait for the process to finish, it may take a few minutes. Once the process has completed, you will be able to view your newly created WordPress site with a temporary domain, you can add your own domain later.

Need help setting up your website? Check this detailed guide.

Adding a domain you own

Whenever you are ready, you can add a domain that you own, and assign it to your website (instead of the temporary address provided by us).

To add a domain, click Domains in the left menu, then Create.

  1. Enter the domain name that you own
  2. Leave the next box unchecked to use our name servers (recommended)

Click Continue and wait for the process to finish. Now you need to assign the domain to your website, and point your domain to our name servers, please check this detailed guide on how to do that.

Setting up an email address

The steps to set up and configure an email address may vary depending on which mail client you wish to use. Check this email setup guide for all available guides.

Set up file access via SFTP

Setting up file access to your Templ.io site will vary depending on your operating system. Check this file access setup guide.

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