How to Create/Delete a Free Blog

One of the advantages of having a domain registered with Epik is creating your own, WordPress based, blog where you can share some posts with the world.

This service is free for all domains that reside at Epik.

Creating a Blog

  1. Login to Epik.com & go to Domain Portfolio page;
  2. Within your Domain Portfolio page, select the domain which you want to create a blog on:main
  3. Select the Build option & click on Create Blog link as shown in below screenshot.
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  4. Once you click on the Create Blog button, Epik will start creating the blog and tie it with your domain. You should see a Blog in process indication.2
  5. Once the blog setup completes, you will see following Thank you message saying Your Blog is Ready.3 Please note that it may take up to 15 minutes for the blog to be fully created.
  6. If you want to edit your blog, you can access https://yourdomain.com/wp-admin with the credentials that you should have received via email upon creating the blog.final2
  7. To open your newly created blog, access your domain name: https://yourdomain.com.

Deleting a Blog

To delete your already created blog, you can follow these steps:

  1. Login to Epik.com & go to Domain Portfolio page;
  2. Hover your mouse over the blue cylinder right next to your domain and follow the steps on the screenshot below:
  3. Your blog is now cancelled.

Limitations

Since this is a free service provided by Epik’s courtesy, there’s a few limitations, such as:

  • Only available for domains registered with Epik;
  • WordPress updates can only be made through support channels;
  • Plugins can NOT be installed;
  • Themes can NOT be installed.

To unlock the full potential of WordPress, you should look for our Managed WordPress or Shared Hosting plans.

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