Do you want to build your own website? If yes, then read on to save money by learning from free WordPress tutorials to make your own website without any advanced web design skills using WordPress.
WordPress is a popular Content Management System (CMS) available for free on internet.
Step-by Step WordPress Tutorials for learning WordPress
Most of the basic functionalities anyone needs to build a full functional website are already present in WordPress.
If you need more functionalities, then a vast pool of free and paid plugins are available for it.
Also WordPress has a huge and active community, so getting help online is not a difficult task.
In this article, we are going to introduce you to 10 very informative, useful and quality video tutorials from WPFORALL available for free, explaining the very basic usage of WordPress.
The first step is to install WordPress on your web hosting space. The WordPress tutorials below explains the procedure to install WordPress in CPanel. Most of the popular Web Hosts in the market offer CPanel.
The second step is to get familiar with the WordPress Dashboard. The WordPress tutorials below introduces the WordPress Dashboard to you. After playing with it a little you will gradually become more familiar to it.
Using WordPress Dashboard
The front-end of your website is the place where your visitors will engage. The front-end is visually defined by the WordPress theme you are installing and activating. The tutorial below is a guide to install a WordPress theme.
Installing a WordPress Theme
An image says more than words. Images are attention grabbers and now used extensively on the websites for informative illustrations. Following video will teach you to add images to your WordPress website.
Adding Images to WordPress
Content is king and most important part of a website. Pages and Posts are the content holders in WordPress. The tutorial below explains the Pages and Posts concept of WordPress.
WordPress Pages & Posts
Widgets are utilities that you can place on the sidebars or footers of the website to enhance the WordPress experience for your visitors. Following video explains the use of widgets.
Using WordPress Widgets
You can add new features to enhance the functionality of your WordPress theme using Plugins. You can add Plugins to WordPress as explained.
Adding WordPress Plugins
You can add navigation on a WordPress website with menus. The explaination below is a guide to add menus in WordPress.
Adding Menus in WordPress
You can add or remove users in WordPress if you have an administrator role. The installation username and email in WordPress is by default the administrator of the website. You can add more users as administrators, editors, authors and subscribers. The following video explains the user roles in WordPress.
User Roles in WordPress
Now the last step is to make your website searchable and more accessible. You can do this by Search Engine Optimization or in short SEO, explained in following tutorial.