Before you start, you might find this 2 minute video helpful: No One Right Way.
This guide includes:
- The Crucial Elements Every Website Needs
- How to Create A Blueprint For Your Site
- How to Analyze Your Competitors
- How to Choose The Right Design
- How to Assemble Your Site Content
Fail to plan, plan to fail
Planning isn't the most sexy of topics, but it is well worthwhile doing - every minute you spend here will save you an hour, or even more, down the line.
You don't need to invest huge amounts of time into planning your website, we've included about 40 minutes of video below. When you're finished review what you've done and sleep on it before putting the plan into action - I promise you the time you spend planning will be well worth the reward :)
This is optional, but a good introduction to what tasks are carried out in a WordPress-based website project.
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