First Five Steps to building your WordPress Website
1.) Determine Your Goals and Website’s Purpose
2.) Do Your Market Research FIRST
3.) Plan and Organize your Pages ( Site Map)
4.) Creating Compelling Content
5.) Designing Your Style Guide / Branding
Don’t allow the lack of images or content to hold you back!
I’ve found that a lot of people who are looking to build their first website have a hard time knowing where to begin. A lot of people procrastinate and get stuck in overwhelm and don’t have clarity on what steps to take. Not having the right pictures and not knowing how to come up with content are two of the top reasons that hold people back from having an awesome experience planning their site. In this 2 part series I will help you plan for your website, get organized, as well as provide great resources to help you along the way. This process applies to anyone planning a future website, even if you plan to do it yourself, this will help you walk you through the process and hopefully save you some head aches.
Knowing the purpose of your website, and what comes next…
In this first half of the video I share the first 5 Steps to planning and preparing for your future website. We begin with determining the purpose of your website and having clear goals before you start. The next step is conducting you market research. It is crucial for you to know your target market and understand their language and pain points, before you jump in and try to sell them something. Afterwards we move to planning and organizing each one of your pages. I will explain how to prioritize the content on your site, and cover some tips on how to break down the content process to tiny and easy to digest pieces. Finally I end by covering what needs to go in your style guide, and how it can help you with your branding and overall website appearance. Tune in next week to get the next 5 steps to plan your future website. If you find it helpful please like and share the info, thank you!