WordPress for Small Business: A perfect match

Jan 28, 2016 | Website Design, WordPress

Kevin Fouche

WordPress for Small Business: A perfect match

Posted by Kevin Fouche, Pixel Fish Director

Kevin handles the planning, design, launch and training of every website that Pixel Fish creates. He ensures that every website is highly engaging and aligned with our client’s goals. With over 20 years of design and web industry experience to draw upon, Kevin aims to pass on his knowledge to our clients and like-minded businesses wanting to grow their online presence.

One of the best tools any small business can create in today’s world is a phenomenal website. This website can help the business stand apart from the competition. It can also help small businesses come in contact with customers they may not have had access to in the past.

There are several ways you can build your own website online. Some are more complicated than others and require quite a bit of experience in programming and web design. However, there are also several options out there that are actually really easy to use and require very little knowledge. WordPress is one such item.

Here are some reasons why WordPress for Small Business is a perfect match.

Easy to Use

Not only is it extremely simple to set up a website through WordPress, it is also easy to manage the website and make changes to it. As before mentioned, some methods of website creation mean you must have extensive knowledge in HTML code. However, with WordPress, you will not need to have this knowledge.

Instead, everything is extremely user-friendly and easy to set-up. You will have all the tools necessary to get started right away. Plus, with a huge online forum, you will always have someone available to help you if you do wind up getting stuck along the way.

It’s Free

Other programs are available that will perform many of the same tasks as WordPress. However, one major difference between these other options and WordPress is that you will have to pay handsomely for the other option. WordPress, on the other hand, is free.

In fact, the only thing you will need to get started building your website through WordPress is your domain and web hosting. Getting a domain is usually rather inexpensive and you can often combine the domain price and hosting for one low price.

It’s Effective

SEO is important to businesses of all sizes, but it is critical for small businesses looking to expand online. These businesses need SEO to help make sure their businesses are listed in search engines. Without it, their website will simply sit alone and unvisited.

Luckily, when you are building your website through WordPress, you will find that there are plenty of tools to get you started with SEO from the very beginning. These tools help give you an immediate edge over other websites because you will automatically have a better chance of rating higher in the search engines.

It’s Versatile

WordPress is also extremely adaptable to the small business environment. There isn’t one small business that was created exactly like the next. Because of this, website designers need to have the ability to be flexible with their design and strategies. What may work for one small business will not work for another.

WordPress helps with these issues by adding themes and plugins to their system that can help customise any website to fit its owner’s needs. Now, instead of being forced to use the same tools as any other small business, you will have the opportunity to use tools that are specifically geared towards your business. With more themes and plugins being released on a daily basis, this is something you will always have at your fingertips.

Using WordPress to build your small business website is definitely something you should consider. It is great for businesses of all skill levels and experience and will allow you to be up and running faster than most other services.

WordPress is definitely something that is powerful for small businesses in any industry. If you are interested in getting started building your WordPress site today, be sure to contact us. We will help get you started in the right direction and make sure your business looks great online.

Further reading:
Why we use WordPress
8 WordPress Myths Busted: Debunking WordPress Myths

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