Specialising in WordPress websites for its ease of use, popularity with developers and an incredibly wide range of free and commercial themes and plugins that can easily be used to add value to your site from fully managed eCommerce websites to online bookings for accommodation, restaurants and spas to community forums and much more.
Domains: Have you already registered a domain or do you need to set one up? Do you .com or .co.za your domain? Do you need SSL certificate or not? I can help you answer all of these questions at the beginning of the project.
Hosting: What is the difference between registering a domain and hosting and why do you have to pay monthly for your hosting? What do you look for in a hosting company and since there are so many options, how will you choose the best one for you? I work with many hosting companies and have settled on a preferred supplier who is an expert in and focussed on all things WordPress, has excellent customer services and great rates too. Contact me for more info.
WordPress Websites: I only work on self-hosted WordPress websites (what’s the difference?). This gives you far more flexibility in terms of functionality, design and security, not to mention your all important SEO. There is very little WordPress cannot do and with each passing day new developments and plugins are released offering even greater functionality and ease of use, so chat to me today about what you have in mind for your website.
If you are serious about SEO then we can work together to research and choose your keywords for your website. We can build pages and content around that and ensure that each page is optimised for both Search Engines, and ultimately your end user as that is what you are trying to achieve here.
Your website will be installed with user-friendly SEO plugin and I will use it to optimise your page for your chosen keywords. At website handover stage I will show you how to use the plugin so that you can keep your website SEO friendly.
There are many reasons a website can take money. You could be running an online retail store, offering services, online courses, downloadable eBooks, tickets to events… the options are endless.
WordPress together with WooCommerce makes it very easy to set up shop with built-in stock management, order processing, reporting and automated email communications between you and your customer.
You are able to offer your customers a safe online shopping experience by integrating with your preferred online payment gateway. If you have no idea what this means, chat to me and I will show you the options so that you can make an informed decision.
Whether you have an existing database or are starting from scratch, I can help you set up your mailing list. I have designed many email campaigns and have created templates that can easily be populated without the need for custom coding each newsletter.