Start a website in just 15 minutes
It’s a commonly held thought that launching your own website takes hundreds of hours spread over many months. What if you want to do it in just 15 minutes? Not possible, surely?
With the combined power of NetWeaver and WordPress – we think it is. You’ve got an idea for your site, you’ve decided what to call it – let’s start the clock….
0:00 – 1 min – Setup your hosting
Head to www.netweaver.uk and place an order. Your account will be setup instantly.
1:00 – 1 min – Install WordPress
2:00 – 2 mins – Choose a theme
There are hundreds of free themes available to use for your site – choose the one that appeals to you.
4:00 – 5 mins – Customise your site
Spend a few minutes adding relevant content to the Pages of your website in WordPress. Details of your products or services, contact details and opening times.
9:00 – 2 mins – Add a blog post
On the Posts section of WordPress add a post introducing you and/or your business to the world. The Posts section allows to you keep your website up to date and relevant, whilst adding new content to keep your visitors interested.
11:00 – 2 mins – SEO optimise your site
From the Plugins menu, install Yoast SEO and follow the advice.
13:00 – 2 mins – Secure your site.
Again, from the Plugins menu, install a security plugin to help keep your new site secure.
15:00 – You’re all done.
A simple website online within 15 minutes. Don’t leave it there though, over the coming weeks you can add all kinds of functionality to your website. Check out this blog post from Alan on the types of sites you can make with WordPress.