Getting a domain name
You’ve have made the decision that a webpage is what you need and now you are confronted with having to choose your domain name.
When it comes to choosing the correct domain name it can be confusing to say the least. Don’t panic, it’s way easier than you might think. Always get the domain name that matches your company name and then a domain name that matches the product or service that you provide.
When it comes to website hosting plans there are a lot of options out there and they can be confusing to say the least.
Use a local hosting provider because it’s generally faster and support is available when you need it – no more sending emails and waiting for people to wake up and get out of bed before they can answer you. You can actually pick up the phone and talk to someone ! We have webpage hosting plans that start from around $20 per month
With WordPress you have all the tools you need to create pages, upload multimedia content, images, documents, create forms, present slideshows and much much more. You have the tools you need to do just about anything you like.
No programming skills are needed, just imagination and a desire to try something new. The layout of WordPress is perfect. Simple to follow with help on just about every topic you encounter.
When considering a website for your business or evaluating the cost of running a website, don’t forget to take into consideration the cost of the upkeep. It’s all very well paying someone for webpage design and to build your website for you but when it needs changing you will have to pay for their time again.
Here’s where Quick Solve Computers can really make a difference. What we are offering is to teach you how to design your own web site.
Search engine optimisation
When all the work has been done, the images are collected and the text has been drafted, and your website has been put together in a structured manor then it’s time to work on search engine optimisation. This is probably the most important part of the whole project. Without it you may have the best looking website on the planet, but no one will even know your website exists.
The keywords and key phrases are strategically placed into the content of your page to promote an informative flow of information. Making your website interesting while still easy to follow. It is in fact the text that plays the biggest role. After all it’s those phrases that Google pick up on. That’s what they call search engine optimisation.
Don’t underestimate the value of Social media links on your website. If you have a facebook page, a youtube channel, a Google+ account or any of the other many social media accounts out there [ Twitter, Linkedin, Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram… the list goes on and on ] then absolutely link your website to your social media pages.
Go the extra mile though and while you are on your social media page, make mention of your website.
Place a post on your social media account that “advertises” your website by showing a photo and a introduction to a product or service or story then putting a read more.. link pointing back to your website.