How To Use WordPress When You’re Not Tech Savvy

May 30, 2018 | Web

If your not that familiar with WordPress or any other form of website builder, it can look like a tough thing to manage by yourself. Luckily, with the right help, managing your own WordPress site and finding out how to edit what you want to edit can be very simple. In this week’s blog, we will give you some reasons why WordPress is the best for those that don’t feel confident about their technical skills.

Custom Themes That Fit Your Needs

One of the best things about WordPress is the many customizable themes that can be downloaded right onto the site in order to make it much easier for you to use. Whether it’s a theme with an drag-and-drop building tool (Divi) or an already built-in portfolio (Corner), There are plenty of easy to install themes that can tailor your site into just what you need without the frustration of coding it yourself. If you need a head start on the kind of themes that are out there, click here for some great examples.

Easy Installation

Depending on what hosting service you are using, there are many different ways to install WordPress, but luckily a lot of these options are fairly simple. For example, MOJO Marketplace allows you to install WordPress with a one-click process, leaving you to just type in your site’s name and domain. Hosts like Siteground and InMotion use the Softaculous program, which require a bit more information but still make it simple for you to install. For more information, click here to view step-by-step instructions on how to install on multiple programs.

Live Support

When you sign up for WordPress, they have a live chat support system that allows you to communicate with a live person 24 hours a day Monday-Friday with limited hours on the weekends. Instead of calling and having to deal with an automated system, you can be talking to someone in real time that can walk you step-by-step through any problem you might be facing. This makes WordPress a lot easier knowing you have support form an expert whenever you need it.

As a reminder, if you to choose to have Grand Apps build your WordPress site, we will give you a step-by-step tutorial on how to make the changes you want to make so management on your site can go smoothly.