WordPress Website Design
If you’re here, you probably already know that WordPress is a website creation tool that is being actively used right now by almost 40% of the entire internet. WordPress is a powerful content management system that can help you take control of your website, drive conversions, and use a massive library of plug-ins to do virtually anything you can imagine. If you’re looking for WordPress experts to guide you, you’ve come to the right place.
Our web design team is not only certified in WordPress as a platform, but we’re also intimately falmiar with its most popular themes, its tried and true plugins, and its security and other nuances as a content management system. Here at GoodRep, we eat, breathe, and sleep WordPress.
Why Use WordPress, Anyway?
WordPress is 40% of the internet for a reason…
For starters, WordPress– as a content management platform– is totally free. Additionally, it’s an open book, and you can alter its code freely however you need. WordPress has also been around for a very long time, and has an active and thriving community. This means that you can almost guarantee that you can find a plugin, theme, integration, or other tools that work with WordPress quickly and easily.
What is the Biggest WordPress “Gotcha”?
WordPress is deceptively simple…
WordPress is one of the most versatile and reliable website solutions you can use– if you know how to use it. One of the biggest challenges that most WordPress users face is the overwhelming nature of it all. It seems simple at first, but can get very deep, very quick. Setting up and optimizing a WordPress website properly is a nuanced, complex process– especially for someone who is just diving in. It’s key that you don’t leave your company open to data breaches or website failure. You need:
In the hands of a WordPress expert, you can rest assured that your website will be set up properly from top to bottom. Because WordPress is so flexible and can do anything, it can be tricky to know what to do Our team of designers will help you navigate the thousands of options and ensure an expert-level, proper set up of your entire WordPress ecosystem.
Critical Components Added
Getting your WordPress set up is only one part of your success. From there, it’s key that you have an expert to guide you through the next steps of customizing your WordPress installation properly for security, appearance, and functionality. With over 31k options when it comes to the look and layout (themes) and more than 50k options when it comes to expanding your site’s functionality (plugins), let an expert help you cut through the noise.
Why Hire a Designer for Your WordPress Site?
While the core version of WordPress is free (and there are many free themes floating around), there’s actually a lot to consider when you’re building your WordPress site. In many cases, people get excited about the free price tag of WordPress, but once they dig in and start using it, they realize it can be daunting and complicated to set up properly.
When you hire our expert team of WordPress web designers, you don’t have to worry about the most common pitfalls and mistakes made by people who attempt to create a WordPress site on their own.
What are some of the challenges a designer can help with?
- Make sure your site follows current internet laws and compliance
- Ensuring your site is hosted properly
- Setting up your site for speed and user experience
- Taking your site from looking ‘amatuer’ or ‘straight out of the box’.
Many companies don’t realize that while WordPress is overall very simple to use that it can actually be quite challenging to get up and running at first. Here at Good Rep Media, we help customers like you get past the challenging initial setup so you can enjoy the freedom of a well-oiled WordPress system.
Why Should You Use WordPress?
Simple Content Management
WordPress is an elegant, easy-to-use method to add content to any website. If you’re looking for simple but robust blog software and page creators, WordPress is in the top tier. When WordPress was designed, its team was building it to cater specifically to an audience that isn’t coders or programmers. Login and post your content in a few simple clicks.
When your company has a consistent, relevant presence on the right social media platforms, it gives your customers an easy, meaningful way to reach out to you. Reach more customers than ever and create real connections using social media, and you’ll see a level of customer engagement you’ve never experienced before.
Because WordPress is such an easy-to-edit content management framework when it comes to code, it is fully customizable in the hands of one of our WordPress experts. Using the foundation of WordPress, you can build virtually any type of website on top of it for the ultimate in design flexibility.
Deep Well of Resources
WordPress has an impressively robust litany of resources available to its users. Need a plugin that offers robust, turnkey functionality to accomplish a specific task? WordPress almost certainly has it. Need a theme whose appearance is very specific in tone and style? You can almost certainly find it. Add to that the deep well of tutorials, FAQs, and documentation, and you can’t lose.
SEO Friendly Framework
If you use WordPress you’ll be in good company with websites like Sony Music, Microsoft, BBC America, and Tech Crunch. One of the reasons these companies choose WordPress is because it’s designed out of the box to have a structure that search engines like. With just a little work using WordPress’s existing structure (and maybe a plugin or two) you can optimize for SEO simply and quickly.
Some of Our WordPress Design Services
Professional WordPress Development and Design
We have a team of veteran WordPress coders and designers who can take your generic WordPress install and turn it into the unique, world-class website that your company deserves.
Once you have a WordPress website that you absolutely love, it will be key to keep it up to date in terms of security, speed, and optimization. We can keep your WordPress framework running quickly and smoothly so you can focus on making great content.
As you enjoy your powerful, new WordPress website, you will inevitably find something that you’d like for your site to be able to do for your visitors. Our developers can take your existing WordPress site and customize any new features you need.
Continued WordPress SEO
Matt Cutts of Google is on record as saying that WordPress can handle 80-90% of a company’s SEO needs– the key however is that reaching that mark takes consistent, ongoing work. We will put in the unyielding effort required to keep your SEO healthy, strong, and constantly improving.
If you’re wanting to bolster your existing content creation (or have us handle it entirely), we’re here to help. We know how to generate engaging, unique content that will wow your audience and help you rank in the various search engines.
All Things WordPress
When our customers work with us, they will often come to a point in their WordPress journey where they are having an issue that they can’t overcome. We’re experts at troubleshooting, problem-solving, and strategy creation no matter what your WordPress needs may be.
Here at Good Rep Media, we know what it takes to build industry-leading WordPress websites that get the job done. Our team has been designing WordPress websites in the trenches for many, many years, and knows the platform inside and out.
If you’re ready for us to create a unique, beautiful WordPress website for you with more usability and functionality than you could ever have imagined, let’s talk today.