Are you fed up with paying other people to build your website? Having to continually pay them to make changes? Being charged over the odds for hosting?Well here’s the good news. You can create a website yourself, have full control to make changes, and pay only a minimal amount for hosting. Even better, you don’t need to know anything about HTML or other gobbledygook.15 comprehensive lessons cover step by step everything you need to get your website up and running. Screen shots and instructions make sure the steps are clear and easy to follow.Here’s what you will learn:- Why you should have your own website- Why your should use WordPress- How to choose the right host and install WordPress- How to set up WordPress- How to map out your website, create the pages you need, and create menus- Choosing and customizing a theme- Adding functionality with plugins and widgets- Managing images- Keeping things up-to-date- And moreDoesn’t building a website require me to learn computer code like HTML?Absolutely not. If you can send email, search the web and login to a website like your bank account, you have all the skills you need to create a professional looking website.Isn’t there a lot to learn?This book breaks things down into manageable size chunks, so you can take your time and move forward at your own pace. Do it all in one day or one section a day, the choice is yours.Is it expensive to have my own site?WordPress is free so apart from your monthly hosting and domain (URL) costs of a few bucks there are no other costs.Why WordPress?WordPress is used by 50 million sites worldwide, it has been around since 2008, and it’s easy to use. And did I say it’s free.So why do I need my own domain (URL)?With your own hosting and domain name you are in control. Your domain name is yours and gives your company a professional feel. It is your web address, place it on your business cards, it’s yours, uniquely yours. It becomes part of your marketing identity like your address, email and telephone.Get started today. ‘Build Your Business Website With WordPress’ will have you up and running in no time.
Author: Carol D Cooper-Taylor