Creating a Project on Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

Introduction

This guide is designed to walk you through the steps of creating your first project on Google Cloud Platform.

Getting Started

To get started you will first need a Google Cloud Platform account.

When you first log in to the Google Cloud Platform you will see the following Getting Started interface:

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To create a project without going through one of the tutorials, go to the upper-left corner where it says Select a project:

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Clicking on the down arrow opens up an interface where you can either select an existing project or create a new one:

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You are then prompted to select an Organization if you have not done so already:

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Clicking on the select an organization first link expands the organization drop down for you to select one:

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Once you have selected your organization, you can click on the + to create your project:

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A new pop-up opens and you can type the name for your project, which will be created in the organization you just selected:

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Once created, you will find yourself in the Dashboard for your new Project:

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