Getting your business online is necessary in today’s market, and customers have come to expect businesses of all sizes to maintain an online presence. While the different types of websites vary greatly, there are certain basic elements that a business must have to successfully deploy a business WordPress website.
The first thing you should do when planning your site or even planning your business is to see if your desired domain name is available. Your domain name is what customers will type into the address bar of their web browser to locate your WordPress website. For example, www.code96wd.com, is the domain name used on our site. Several companies can register your domain name, and they each offer varying prices for the registration. However, you must first check to see if your domain is available, and Godaddy.com offers a user-friendly service for checking domain availability and registering your domain name.
Once you have searched your domain name, if you have found a valid domain- you will need to register the domain to make certain that someone else does not take it. Go Daddy offers a user friendly and affordable domain registration process, and you will have full control over your WordPress website domain name.
Once you have secured your domain name, you will need to find the optimal WordPress hosting solution for your WordPress website. There are several hosting companies available to host your WordPress website. What sets these companies apart is often price, but ultimately should be the performance of your website. Code 96 WordPress Design has worked with a lot of hosting companies, and we have compiled a guide to aide WordPress site owners in the selection of the best WordPress Hosting.
Last, you will need to focus on WordPress design, as this will control the overall look and feel of your WordPress website. You must first determine the needs of your website, will it be used as an online presence, will visitors purchase goods from your website, etc. Once you have determined your needs, you are then ready to contact a WordPress design company. Code 96 WordPress Design has experience working with small businesses, and we have many solutions that are sure to fit almost any budget. We will work with you to develop a functional website, while keeping costs low.