Five steps to create a Free WordPress account with a website and/or blog.
On the Start page, enter your Email, a Username (for domain/URL) and Password. Then click ‘Create your account.’ (3rd image)
On the Domains page, enter your username in the ‘Choose a domain’ field. Choose ‘Select’ for ‘Free’ domain/URL: ‘username.wordpress.com.’ (4th image)
Follow prompts to activate website. The WordPress Reader, Admin Bar and ‘My Sites’ link to the Dashboard appear. Your domain/URL shows ‘Coming Soon.’ (5th image)