How to become president of the U.S.
This is how you do it
Each party holds a national convention to select a final presidential nominee. At each of the conventions, the presidential candidate chooses a running mate (vice presidential canidiate). The presidential candidates campaign throughout the country to try to win the support of the general public.
In the electoral college system, each state gets a certain nuber of electors based on their representaion in congress. Each elector casts one vote following the general election, and the candidate who gets more than half wins.