Online marketing success when you are just starting out can seem very overwhelming. One of the main reasons people struggle is that they just don’t know where to begin. The reason being is theoretically the concepts behind Online marketing may be fairly simple, but creating effective methods could be very difficult. This can also be tough for beginners who just don’t know what they need to do. I am going to explain in simple terms the easiest way to get started with building a WordPress Website/blog. I find that a lot of people realize that they need a blog and just grab any old free site like blogger.com or wordpress.com. I would recommend that if you are serious about doing it the right way, follow this method exactly and it will save you alot of time. So let’s get started.
It is important to do some initial keyword research before you pick a domain name. I recommend the free google keyword tool to determine what phrases have traffic. Google will show you exactly how much traffic is coming to specific keywords.It is important to pick a keyword rich domain name to help market your site.
Once you know what domain name you are going to use, I recommend using this very well known and cost effective hosting plan. They also provide you with a free domain name. Once you set up the hosting and domain name, you can very easily connect it to WordPress.org through your Cpanel in the hosting account. Once you have it set up, then you can pick any number of professional themes, I recommend these WordPress themes for the most flexibility. Then you can start installing some basic plugins and start adding your content and you are in business. Of course there are more details to this whole process, but this will get you started right now. Be advised that Online Marketing Success does not happen overnight, but this is a professional step in the right direction.
Of course, there is always the next piece of the puzzle and that is marketing your new site. I will be discussing several great ways to get your site found in the search engines through SEO (search engine optimization), article marketing, social media marketing and video marketing. Stay tuned for more great tips and strategies from the Online Marketing Success Team.
To Your Success,
~ Brad Killgore
Online Marketing Expert
SEO Web Design Specialist
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