How To Set Up A WordPress Website

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So you’ve decided to build a WordPress website. Where do you start? First of all, choose a domain name. Find a domain name that’s easy to say and spell. It should reflect your business name. Do not use hyphens and numbers. They can be confusing and are often mistyped. Find a reliable hosting company. Your hosting company should be able to register your domain name and display your pages on the web. A reliable hosting company will handle all server and DNS related issues for you. Install WordPress. Ask your…read more

WordPress: a powerful CMS

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I love WordPress! And I’m not the only one. According to WordPress Stats (Jan 2014) there are 74,959,942 WordPress websites in the world. That’s quite impressive. So why is it so popular? It’s an open-source framework… Which means that it’s free to download and use! And there are loads of free plugins available for any extra functionality you might need. On that note… There’s a plugin for (almost) everything. Need a contact form? An event calendar? A newsletter sign-up form? Spam protection? Chances are there’s a plugin for that! And…read more