Installing and activating the Genesis Framework on your WordPress website is not difficult. This website runs on HostGator as a service provider. I have a domain name: porterwebsites.com. You need to pay for these two for your own website. I have installed WordPress. It is free. The Genesis Framework, which sits on top of WordPress is not free ($59 USD at this time). You now need to install the Framework and install a Genesis child theme. Some child themes are free and others are not free.
How do you install the Genesis Framework on your WordPress website? Here is an article on how to install Genesis.
After you’ve installed both the Genesis Framework and a child theme, you’re ready to activate the child theme. It is not necessary to activate the Genesis Framework theme as it will run quietly in the background. Be sure the Genesis Framework is installed before you activate a child theme.