It's been many years since I put a simple web site online. I opened notepad and started typing HTML 4. That probably wouldn't be the strategy of choice in 2017, so I went looking for an easy tool that could build a beautiful web site real quick. It shouldn't require me to dive into another 5 courses and learn new languages or protocols or the like.
Then a former colleague pointed me to Grav. I downloaded some skeletons, read the documentation and went for it.
I struggled a bit at first, but the have a Slack channel where I got help immediately. Here's Grav