Friday, 4 January 2013
Just getting started with your WordPress site but struggling to get it set up right? Well quit struggling and learn how to set up your WordPress site the fast and simple way by letting someone who knows the proper steps show you how!
I have been saying now for the past several months that WordPress sites are the way to go for virtually any kind of website these days. The main reason is it's free and in most cases the installation is done for you! It could cost you hundred's even thousand's of dollars paying a designer to set up a traditional website of your liking. So that alone using WordPress is a great start especially to new comers breaking in on the scene. Even if you are a "do it yourself" kind of person, setting up a traditional website can take weeks or months to accomplish. Let's face it your time is important and limited in this fast pace I want it now era.
Even though you can get WordPress for free and have your hosting company install it for you it still can be a task getting things set up right. Getting to know your "dashboard" is one of the most important tasks right out of the gate. Your "dashboard" is basically the control center for your new site. From there you will enter new posts to your blog. Change the theme or look and feel of your site and so on.
There are also many, many "plugins" available for WordPress sites. Plugins are programs that are created specifically for WordPress and can do many different things depending on your needs. This is where it can get a bit confusing as to what plugins are right for you and what ones do you really need. This is also where you may start to need some help with getting things set up correctly and just how to use or build your new site.
Well the good news is help is available for everything you need to know to set up, run and grow your online presence or business. That's right help is available for many different aspects such as, learning how to use your dashboard, changing your theme, choosing the right plugins for your site. Optimising your permalinks to be search engine friendly for Google, Yahoo, Bing all the big hitters. You can also learn how to use and understand "widgets". Widgets allows you to add some really cool features and functionality to your website.
So if you are struggling with any part or several parts of setting up your new WordPress site then get help and learn how to do things right the first time and create a great looking site. Let's face it, if you are looking to create an online business you certainly want your site to look professional. Or if you are just building a personal site you still want it to be pleasing to the human eye and have good functionality.
One of the best methods these days for helping you set up WordPress are instructional videos. These videos can walk you through step by step many of the items I touched base on. Easy to follow and guaranteed to get you on the right track to building your first WordPress site or even tuning up your existing website! So where do you find theses videos? See below for more information and have your new site up and running like a well oiled machine in no time!