Building a blog is one of the best things you can do for your business or next entrepreneurial endeavor. Blogs create a space to provide consistent, new content to your audience, establish yourself as an expert in your niche, announce exciting news and updates and build good SEO (search engine optimization). Starting a blog can be overwhelming and it’s hard to know where to start or what to do. That’s why today, I’m walking you through the few easy steps it takes to make a WordPress blog with Siteground.
After reading through this tutorial, you’ll have no more excuses for postponing your blogging endeavors.
Like so many of you, blogging is one of my favorite hobbies. And since creating a WordPress blog, I’ve been able to take advantage of some of the best WordPress plugins for bloggers to optimize the functionalities available on my blog.
From design, to functionality, to the reader’s experience, these plugins have taken my blog to a completely new level.
So are you ready to step up your blog game with some of the best WordPress plugins for bloggers?
“Website design is an art.”
I LOVE websites. I spend hours browsing through people’s personal websites and I’m captivated by the why’s of what they’ve created. An online space that is well-designed, strategically put together and effectively executed is a weapon for mass success. In addition to looking at other people’s websites, I love designing and making them. And today, I will be walking you step-by-step through my custom website design process.
Website design is an art. It’s way more than having pretty images and fancy fonts on a page. It is a process, beginning with a vision and ending with a launching pad. When I’m working with a client, it is important for me to understand who they are and what their business is about. It is my goal to push them in their business goals and help them accomplish more with their website.
And for every blogger, business owner and entrepreneur reading this, my mission is to help you understand and claim your online space to it’s fullest potential. Whether you’re someone ready to take your website to the next level or a fellow web designer hoping to improve and streamline your process, here is a step-by-step look into my custom website design process.
Those of you who know me or have worked with me in the past know that I LOVE WordPress. I build all my client sites on WordPress and believe it is the most sustainable and customizable website platform out there. Part of what makes WordPress so customizable is the ability to optimize and use WordPress plugins.
A WordPress plugin is an extension to your site that allows you to add a specific functionality. This could be anything from a quiz to an integrated social media feed to a program that keeps track of your website traffic. Whatever alterations or additions your website needs, there is most likely a plugin for it.