Basic Website Good to Knows for Newbies

What is the difference between domain registration and website hosting?

This stuff can be confusing and overwhelming, especially if this is your first time creating a website. The first thing you need to know is that to have a website, you must have both a domain name and domain registration. So what is the difference between a domain and a host? Here are the descriptions of […]

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Why choose WordPress for your website

Reasons to use WordPress #1 100% control You are in complete control of your site. You own the copyright and no one can decide to take your site down because they decide your site or content does not fit their terms and conditions. (Obvs, this does not include illegal stuff.) #2 Flexibility WordPress can pretty […]

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What is responsive web design & why mobile-friendly websites are important

Responsive web design is a website that adapts to be easy to read and use on any device you’re viewing it on. It typically looks different on a smartphone, tablet, and computer, yet has the same writing and images. A non-responsive design is the same on every device and people would zoom in to be able […]

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What is WordPress & understanding WordPress.org vs. WordPress.com

What is WordPress? WordPress is software. Think of it like Microsoft Word or Adobe Photoshop. WordPress is a software program you can download for free and use. More specifically, WordPress is a type of software called a Content Management System (CMS). This means it will allow you and anyone you choose to add, edit, store […]

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What is SEO (Search Engine Optimization)?

What is SEO? SEO aka Search Engine Optimization is a set of techniques people use to make their website more likely to appear higher in lists of website search results. For example, when you go to Google.com and enter a question or a phrase to search for, you get a list of results. Think about some […]

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How to write a homepage

When you sit down to write a homepage, you may feel overwhelmed, and a bit confused. You have only seconds to make a good first impression. And most importantly, you only have those few seconds to show them what they came to find. Here are some main elements of successful home pages. #1 Who you are, […]

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