Page Yourself

When you want to put up your own website, how free can a freebie be?

By Brian O’Heir


Let’s face it, if you Google yourself and find only hits for other people who have the same name, you’re not gonna get that special feeling — that feeling of purpose, place, and accomplishment in society.

I wanted to be a search-engine somebody, with my own personal website to represent me. Also, I wanted to share events and photos with friends and relatives. And naturally, I didn’t want to pay for it!

Initially I searched for “free websites,” but the ones I found were hardly free. Intuit is free for 1 month, and $5 per month thereafter. Microsoft ...

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