After learning how to choose the best website platform for your business, it’s time to know how to set it up in WordPress. Below is our quick guide to starting your own WordPress site. If you need further help, feel free to get in touch with us. We can help you find creative solutions for your building an effective online portal for your business.
How To Setup A WordPress Site
- Find a good web hosting company – Your website need a home on the web. A web host provides this home. It gives your website an address on the Internet. There are plenty of web hosting companies. You will need to sign up with these web hosting companies. This is your hosting account and it can be troublesome to find the right one. If you need help, contact us and we will help you.
- Install WordPress – After having selected your web hosting service provider and registered your domain name on the web hosting server, you can now install WordPress on your hosting account. WordPress is the software that will help you create a stunning website for your business. It’s not difficult to install WordPress. But, if you need assistance, we are very glad to help you.
- Select Your Theme – This is the interesting part. A WordPress theme creates the physical appearance of your site. Although all WordPress sites come with a default, it is not always appealing. You can change the appearance of your site using WordPress’s professionally designed theme templates. Select the one that best fits your business.
- Add Content To Your Site – Here comes the interesting part. While the content of your WordPress site will depend greatly on the nature of your business, you may still find it difficult to start adding the right content. You could use a good content specialist to help you get started. If you need help on this, we can also help you.
This quick guide is just the first step in building your WordPress site. There is still so much to learn about web development. If you need help building your website, we at WP Creative Solutions are very much excited to help you. Feel free to contact us for more information on our services.
First Things First – Your Purpose
Beginners often make the mistake of choosing the wrong website platform for their business. But, if you know your purpose, then you can get away with this dilemma. And, using WordPress makes the choice even easier to make. You just need to remember the difference between the two WordPress platforms. In case you’ve forgotten, you can read this article on our blog.
Knowing your purpose also helps you decide the perfect name to give your website. This will be your domain name. It is the name that users need to put on their web browsers to find your site. It identifies the location of your website. You will register this domain name with a hosting service. Together, they create your website address.