Build Your Website with WordPress… and Make Google Fall In Love with It

Suzanne Scacca, Freelance Writer/Website Builder

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14 Lessons (1h 6m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. Install WordPress

    • 3. Get to Know the Dashboard

    • 4. Configure Search-Friendly Settings

    • 5. Find a Trustworthy WordPress Theme

    • 6. Optimize Your Site with Trustworthy Plugins

    • 7. Using a Security Plugin

    • 8. Using an Anti-Spam Plugin

    • 9. Using a Backup Plugin

    • 10. Using a Caching Plugin

    • 11. Using an Image Optimization Plugin

    • 12. Using an SEO Plugin

    • 13. Turning Our Attention to Google

    • 14. Success in Search Can Be Yours!

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Project Description

It’s not enough to buy a web hosting plan and domain name, and to download WordPress. This is what leaves a lot of people confused and frustrated about what to do next. If you want to create a website for your enterprise that looks good, works well, and shows up in Google when the right kinds of people search for it, you’re going to need a number of tools to get you there.

In this class, you will build a search-optimized website from-scratch with the following:

As we go through this course, I encourage you to take each step, one at a time. Upon completion, you will have laid down a solid structure for your website to sit upon. It is then up to you to tell your story on the pages of this website.

In my next class, I will teach you how to optimize content on your pages and in your blog, as well as how to use various marketing elements in WordPress to improve your SEO.

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