Let’s face the facts here… Your whole purpose for wanting to build a website and online business is to make money. You want to have lots of people visiting your online business, clicking on your affiliate links, and purchasing whatever it is that you offer.
Building a website these days is easy. There are so many tools and resources available that a person with absolutely no experience at all can build themselves a very successful online presence in a relatively short period of time.
WordPress is by far one of the simplest ways for you to build up your online business. Learning how to build a website with WordPress does not have to be a challenge and with the plugins and support available you can take your online business to new heights very quickly.
Start With A Foundation
Creating a WordPress website is by far one of the easiest and fastest ways you can begin to build your online business. Your WordPress website will the foundation of your online business empire.
The foundation of any business has to be set up strong, with everything in place to hold the structure built upon it.
Starting out with a strong foundation, learning how to structure that foundation to keep your online business going strong and running smoothly, utilizing affiliate linking such as clickbank, amazon, and eBay to offer products to your potential customers, and offering great content to your followers are what you are striving for and will bring you ultimate success.
Keep It Simple Stupid
There is a saying that marketers have been using for years, K.I.S.S. “Keep It Simple Stupid”. This holds just as much value today as it always has and implementing this core value in to your website design as you build it will help you lead to your ultimate success.
When you are just starting out things may seem a little overwhelming and can be very confusing, at first. There seems to be so much you need to learn and do to build your website. You just don’t know if you can build an online business for yourself or if you will do things right and effectively.
Keep in mind it is a learning process, you can and will make changes along the way. In fact, if you are building a successful online business, your website should always be going through minor changes and improvements to help you achieve your ultimate goal of making money.
Start For Free, Build For Life
Start building your WordPress website for free today, there are plenty of ways you can do this, but always remember your key focus here is to build a website that will make you money.
When you are just beginning to build the foundation for your business keep in mind the principle of K.I.S.S. Don’t get carried away with the small stuff in laying out your website, just begin to build it. Pick a name for your website that ties in with the niche that you have chosen. Pick a name that is unique to you and what you are offering. Start building your website on a free hosting platform if you can, before you pick your domain name, allowing you to make changes before locking in a domain name that you may decide later is not appropriate for your niche market or the business that you are building. Remember you will own a domain name for at least a year when you register it, and although it’s inexpensive to register a domain name, it is a waste of your money if you are not going to end up using it.
The first step is to start laying the foundation of your website and learn the fundamentals to building a strong WordPress foundation for your business. Once you have learned the fundamentals and have the core elements in place and know the direction your website and online business are going to take, then you can pick your domain and start growing your business.
Choose A Layout That Is Pleasing For You And Your Followers
In picking a layout for your website, choose something that is pleasing to the eye and easy to follow. Pick a layout that you like and you feel others will like as well. Remember your layout can be changed at any time as well and you are not locking in to any specific design. You will likely have 100s of layouts to choose from so don’t get too lost in what layout you should choose in the beginning.
Choose a layout for your WordPress website that will flow nicely with your content that you will be adding as you learn. WordPress was originally designed for blogs but now you can build any type of website on this platform, from a blog site to a full eCommerce website, so don’t worry about that either.
Most layouts are already set up for you to implement your affiliate links and add products and services you want from these affiliate links such as Amazon, EBay, Clickbank, and 100s of others. Adding your affiliate links and products or referral links is something you will be doing as you build your website and start gaining momentum.
Keep It Smooth, Pleasing To The Eye, and Build As You Learn
Remember you are building a business from your website. Your whole purpose is to make yourself money. Don’t be in a rush and have some patience as you build your website, things will start to happen as you learn.
Focus your attention on learning the fundamentals to building the foundation for your WordPress website to start. Don’t get caught up in the details of how to do this, or how to do that, just start building and everything will flow smoothly as you grow and learn.
Building a website and online business of your own should be easy, don’t make it complicated. Keep it simple and let it flow smoothly.
Remember not to overcrowd your website with all kinds of information, and try not to send readers off in all kinds of directions from your website.
There are plenty of things for you to learn along your path to building a successful online business but it does not have to be challenging for you or make you worry that you cannot do it. Building a successful online business is a learning process and to build it successfully you need to take it one step at a time and dedicate yourself to learning the fundamentals of building a strong foundation to grow from.
It is very easy to build an online business for yourself if you do not get hung up in the details and just take it one step at a time.
Go ahead, start your free website today, put it on a free hosting platform to start, and learn how to build it first before jumping in full throttle.
I hope you found this article helpful on your quest to build your online business empire. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to leave them below or contact me directly and I will be glad to help. If you are want to get started on your WordPress site today for free, visit my review on Wealthy Affiliate
All the Best to Your Success,