The Small Business Guide to Building & Managing a Website:
The Power of WordPress
This 60+ page guide will take you step-by-step through the process of finding a domain, registering it, finding a host, installing WordPress, and building a business website using WordPress.
Bloggers have long known of the benefits of WordPress’s feature-set for creating a blog. However, recent upgrades to WordPress have transformed it into an excellent tool for easily creating and maintaining a business website – whether or not a blog is involved.
WordPress has matured into a robust website development platform largely through its enhanced user-interface, built-in SEO capabilities, and excellent content management features. When you add to this a huge range of available themes and an impressive array of plugins that extend the features of WordPress, you have one of the most powerful yet easy to use website development platforms available. And all of this for free!
The benefits of a WordPress site:
- large selection of free themes
- easy interface, even for beginners
- built-in SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
- simple, quick additions or changes
- extended feature-set from plugins
- large and increasing support community
Who Is This Guide For?
If you are a small to medium-sized business owner and looking for a better way to create or re-design your website, then this guide is for you. Even if you’re an entrepreneur looking to test the waters with a website to market your latest idea, this guide will be invaluable for helping you develop and maintain a website.
If you are a web designer who has been creating static HTML websites for your clients and want to find a better, easier way to create and maintain your client’s sites, then this guide is for you too.
And lastly, if you are a dabbler in website design and have been hearing about WordPress and want to know more, this guide will give you a clear picture of the benefits of creating and maintaining a website with WordPress.
Whoever you are, I hope you find this guide helpful. Enjoy your exploration into the world of WordPress!