Learn how to set up a good website that attracts visitors, you’ll be amazed at how simple it is. 🙂
Starting out online I tried tons of other free website platforms.
Although it was free one of the most frustrating things for me was hosting. It was confusing and I didn’t want to pay for it. Keep in mind if you have a free website at some point you will have to pay for hosting.
But once I signed up for this free system, hosting was included and it uses the WordPress platform. We will talk more about that down below.
For this reason, I want to share with you how easy it is to set up a good website for your business and start seeing the results you are looking for. If you have never built a website that’s okay, follow along to learn how simple it is to set up a website.
How To Set Up A Good Website For Free
Down below you will find out how to set up a good website for free.
But let’s talk about what you’re really thinking, ” I want a website for my business, something easy to set up and use.”
So to answer you down below are just a few website features and tips to set up a website for business purposes.
You can always watch the video below if you don’t want to read the blog post. 🙂
Get A Domain Name
This is your personal link to your website. The URL.
When picking a domain name, think about a name that represents your business. Ask yourself if it is easy to type in and read?
Pick A Theme
There are tons of themes for you to choose from, you just have to pick the one that has features you want and that looks appealing to you. Before installing a theme make sure you read it and see what you get with the theme.
Pick a theme that best suits you and your business, below are just a few examples.
You can find a specific theme by using the ‘feature filter’ button to find the specific features you want.
Customize Your Website
Let’s talk about how to make a good website by customizing it. When customizing make sure to keep in mind, that your text is easy to read and you add images and/or videos to make it interesting for your visitors.
Down below is an example of options you might see when customizing your website. You can customize your header area, fonts, colors, etc. You may see different options depending on the theme you chose.
One thing you want to customize is your site title/tagline/logo.
You can add and delete menus, these will be your navigation bars for your header and footer. You can have different menus for your header and footer.
Plugins are a feature that lets you add things like SEO tools for blogging, an author box, website statistics and much more.
Add plugins like a contact form to capture your visitor’s name and email.
Add social media feeds to show content from your profiles.
This is how you add side banners to promote your business in a non-spammy way to your visitors.
You can customize and add widgets to the sidebar and footer of your website.
In the image below you can see all the widget possibilities like audio, calendar, categories, images and more.
Learn more about how to build a website?
Create Your Domain Name
Customize Your Website
Create & Add Menus
Add Plugins & Widgets
How To Create Your Posts
Sign Up for a Free Video Course that shows you step by step how to create a website.
You learned how to set up a good website, now let’s talk about how to drive traffic to it.
3 ways to drive traffic [visitors] to your website
1 Create Content Write blog posts that solve a problem or answers a question your audience is having. For example, if your product/service deals with health talk about healthy eating tips, or healthyrecipes.
2 Share Your Link Put your website link on your social media profiles like Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, Twitter, and any other social media sites you use.
3 Create Videos Post videos on YouTube sending viewers over to your website. You can also embed your YouTube videos into your blog post, making it a vlog post.
Now you know just a few of the important features of a website, and how to drive traffic to your website, learn how to build a website from scratch sign up for this free video course.