Internet Marketing Tip: The WordPress platform is an easy-to-use CMS with blog capability.
Many internet marketing professionals recommend a wordpress.org hosted website platform for a lot of reasons… starting with the fact that it is FREE. The wordpress dashboard is user friendly, easy to use (and learn), offers 1000’s of free themes and an untold number of plugins that offer amazing functionality. And a final tip, Google seems to love wordpress websites.
Here are some internet marketing tips about using WordPress:
#189. Internet Marketing Tips; The search engines love WordPress.
In fact, websites using the WordPress CMS are indexed on the search engines much faster than a traditional static website… usually with in a few days. This means that you will have visitors to your site sooner than later.
#190. Internet Marketing Tip; WordPress plug-ins provide amazing functionality.
There are 1000s of plug-ins available, developed to add all sorts of functions for your website; membership, comment filters, mobile capabilities, pop-ups, SEO, share buttons, etc. Whatever features you want to include in your website, you are sure to find a plug-in that will help you accomplish this.
#191. Internet Marketing Tip: The WordPress CMS is a WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get)
What this means is, it is easy for anyone without coding or html skills to maintain their website without a webmaster. And, it is easy to learn. If you are a Newbie, you could have your website up and running within a few hours.
#192. Internet Marketing Tip: WordPress has a blog built right in.
Not only can you build a good number of static pages, but you can also add 100s of blog pages. The comment feature is ready and available for you to engage with your visitors.
#193. Internet Marketing Tip: WordPress has easy-to-add Search Functionality.
The category, tag and search features make it easy for people to find any subject that they are looking for within seconds.
Actually, I could go on and on about the internet marketing benefits of using WordPress for your business website. I know that you can have them built for you, but my tip to you is; bite the bullet and learn how to set it up for yourself. Maybe with a coach sitting beside you every step of the way – you will be adding pages and posts in no time.
Most web hosting companies offer a WordPress hosted option. All you have to do is purchase a domain, pay for the hosting, download WordPress with it’s “Famous Five Minute Installation”, then after a period of 30 minutes (sometimes longer) you can get started setting up your WordPress website. Feel free to contact me if you need some coaching at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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