Why do you need a website for your business. Firstly people search a product or services and they want to know what your company offer. This being said they need to understand your service and will want to have your contact information and even your business address. In this article we will show you how to create a website with WordPress and publish it to Google and other top search engines.
What this course will teach you about WordPress
You will need to have hosting. You can choose many websites that offers affordable web hosting like Web-Spacebar and Afrihost. Hosting starts at around R60 per month and can be upgraded depending on the size of your website or if you want to sell a large range of products.
Let’s look at what you can do with WordPress
- Create an eCommerce Store – A shop where you can sell products
- Start a Blog – For when you like to tell stories, discuss a topic, a D.I.Y website and vlogging
- Business Website – To describe your business, add contact details, your address and images of your service or products
WordPress is one of the worlds most popular website platforms and have many add-ons that you can use to design a perfectly website that you can monetize should you want to make extra money with Google Ads.
You don’t need a lot of experience to create your first WordPress website and this tutorial will show you step by step how to create an website and publish it to Google.
If you think that you don’t have time or the challenge is not for you we can create you a website for only R499 and a eCommerce store for R999. Hosting will be from R60 per month to R140 per month depending on how many products you want to upload to your website. A yearly domain registration example www.mywebsite.co.za will cost you R90 for a .co.za and R290 for a .com
If you are interested in letting us create and optimize a website for you then click this link.
Hosting of a website
Before you can install a WordPress Template you will have to have a hosting platform. What is ? You need to upload your website to a server. This is the only way visitors can reach your website. Hosting is storing your website on a server so that potential clients can find your business or service.
We offer 1 gig Hosting for R90 per month. 1 gig is about 4 times the size of this website.
Once you have registered your hosting by us or any other hosting company you will get login details to your dashboard. In your Dashboard you will find an cPanel.
You will have to setup an MySQL and create a user – Don’t get frightened by this – it is very easy and we will guide you step by step.
PS When you register and build your website it can be live within 24 hours. This mean that you can share your website link example – www.mywebsite.co.za to your social media pages and via email. However you Google first need to crawl your page to give your website a search ranking on Google. This usually takes around a week or two.
Lets get started in creating your first Website with WordPress
Click on the course you want to do next
- How to Setup WordPress in my cPanel and create an MySQL
- How to create emails
- Downloading WordPress from my Dashboard
- Plugins that you will need to get you started in a WordPress website
- How to Install a WordPress Template
- Creating Pages
- Creating a Post
- How to create Geographic Statistics in WordPress
How to Setup WordPress in my cPanel and create an MySQL
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