Understanding The Website Building Process.
So now that we have your niche in place its time to move on with Understanding The Website Building Process. This is actually where it gets fun because now we are going to be using the visual side of our brain.
Do a Google search using any search term you can think up in a quick second, better yet use your niche as the search term and take a look at the various styles of websites people are using. Some will be visually appealing and others may give you a headache.
See the two examples below and ask yourself which one appeals to you the most.
For illustration purposes I am using my very good friend and web design mentor’s website on the left. To the right, I am trying to determine whether or not if this is a gag website or if it was designed poorly intentionally.
I highly doubt this website was designed poorly by accident. If it was then it may get the number one vote for the worst website design in the world.
Bottom Line, You Get The Point!
We’ll definitely be aiming towards the appeal rather than the headache.
Moving on…If you want to have a successful online business then you’re going to need a well planned website. Your going to need to get some fundamentals under your belt before we do anything regarding site building. Not to worry though, it’s still going to be fun. Now assuming you already have a free account within Wealthy Affiliate you’ll be up and ready in no time with a website. If not, that’s ok too!
Understanding The Website Building Process Using WordPress
Building a website within WordPress is like taking the hardest mathematical equation and making it look simple for everyone to understand, while still being intimidating to look at. That’s the direction we want to focus on and by doing so there are a few things to consider when using WordPress to build a website:
- Theme – Does the WordPress theme match close to your interest? Will it appeal to your audience?
- Layout- Is the layout easy for your audience to navigate?
- Plugins- Do you have the right plugins to boost your website to new heights?
Watch this video on setting up a website in WordPress:
If you have any questions in relation to WordPress or have a comment, I would love to hear from you.