How to create a WordPress website

Posted on - 12th Jan, 2017 | Posted By - E4K

Design your success story with a robust WordPress website, it is one of the most popular platforms for CMS websites online and it has millions of customers ready to seek you out. Choose a theme from those available and let us customize it for your business or we can just as easily produce a complete bespoke website solution for any form of industry, portfolio, or web publication.

There are a few steps involved before starting a website they aresteps for building wordpress websiteEvery new website needs a hosting package and domain name. Domain names tend to be licensed with an annual charge. Our hosting is free for the first year for our WordPress sites.

WordPress Development hints

Domain name

  • Domain name selection is a crucial area, select a professional and sensible URL perhaps matching your company name. It should be sensible, prominent and significant
  • There are many domain name extensions available with unusual names like . pizza .agency and so on. Better not to choose an inappropriate extension which misleads the users, so always select a familiar extension like .co.uk, .com, .net or .org
  • We can check for availability and make suggestions

Web Hosting

  • Free hosting for the first year for new CMS WordPress websites
  • Annual fee thereafter which can be paid monthly by DD if you prefer
  • Upgrade web-hosting package for popular, high volume websites
  • Emails included in hosting (Terms and conditions apply)
  • Upgrade email package for high volume/ large attachment email users

Designing your website

  • There are more than 1000 themes to select from available from WordPress which can then be customized to make it more personal to your business
  • Complete bespoke designs can be created if none of the themes match you aspirations
  • Content and images supplied by you can then be added to the site
  • We can advise you on content that will help with SEO and ranking on search engines such as Google

Home Page

  • We completely customize your home page to your requirements. It is the most common landing page with your chance to make a great first impression
  • We can add rotating banners, videos and infographics to draw people in and spark interest
  • Social media buttons or feeds can be included as necessary

Add Plugins and functionality

  • Add plugins that give more function and features to your site. WordPress offers a lot to choose from more than 25,000 free plugins
  • If there isn’t a plugin suitable for your requirements we can custom design functionality to make it do exactly what you require
  • To top it off, keep improving your website and enhance your website security

Training

  • All our sites include training on updating content including images, videos and infographics
  • We also train you on how to change menus and sub-menus
  • Support is always only a phone call away if you forget something later on