Before creating your own WordPress site, you must understand the difference between a Domain and a Sub-domain.
There are two types of WordPress sites
- Sites on wordpress.org
- Self hosted wordpress site
In the above examples, site hosted on WordPress.org can be called as sub-domain and not main domain. Main domain is WordPress.org. With this you can easily find whether the domain is self hosted or sub-domain.
Website offered by many web-giants for Free is actually sub-domain and not your own website.
Please see the video – What Is A Sub-Domain? How To Create In One Minute
We are talking about creating your own WordPress website for blogging and not sub-domain. Before creating a WordPress site you need to set up your domain and hosting account.
Now Read This – How To Set Up Domain And Hosting Account – I remember when I read this line a decade back, I thought, It involves huge money. But, It is not expensive, it will hardly cost you Rs 2000 to set up your Full-fledged working WordPress website including design.