Tip 12 – Choose a Stylish Modern Template

So you’ve chosen to build your own website. You don’t have to be a fantastic web designer to have a great looking website. If you are using site-builder software that comes with your hosting package you will probably have the choice of many free template designs that come with it. Don’t feel you are stuck… Read more »

Tip 11 – How to do Search Engine Optimisation

We mentioned a little bit about search engine optimisation in the previous tip, but without the long name. It is also known as SEO, and is something that has become so important in the internet industry that the phrase has also filtered down to the general public. Large companies will pay a lot of money… Read more »

Tip 10 – How to write good quality content

The search engines will rate the pages in your website based on the quality of the content. It should be unique, informative and interesting for your visitor. This is quite hard to do as there are probably thousands of websites online that will be covering the same topic/product as you. One thing you should definitely… Read more »

Tip 6 – How to create your own website

Over the next few tips I will give you some recommendations on how to create your own website, a good content management system to use, how to choose a domain name and what hosting package to use. If you are happy working on a computer and following tutorials and online information, these tips are for… Read more »

Tip 5 – Get found in search engines

The use of the word ‘web’ to describe the internet is very apt. The internet is like a giant spider’s web because all the websites are interlinked. It is essentially a massive network of computers all linked together to provide information for anyone anywhere in the world. Search engines send out little programs known as… Read more »

Tip 3 – Don’t think that money buys quality websites.

The saying ‘how long is a piece of string’ is definitely true when it comes to estimating the cost of web design. The price will depend on the type of website you want, the extra features that are needed, the complexity of the template design and finally the number of pages required. It is not… Read more »