This guide was written for beginners or people with little experience who want to build their own website and be in full control of it. Building websites used to be very technical and require a developed skillset to accomplish. With the advent of WordPress, building a site is now easier than ever and amateurs can start reading a guide like this and build a professional website with all the modern features.
If you have been quoted by a web developer recently to build a basic website for you, the amount probably shocked you. Finding a simple one-page site for a few hundred dollars can be very challenging, and I guarantee you, they aren’t very hard to build at all. Whether you want to build a website for your company or develop some skills so you can start a company building websites; this is the ultimate guide to get started with.
You can literally save thousands of dollars by building your own WordPress website and still be in full control of it. If you went through a web developer, you would have to call them every time you wanted a small adjustment made and they will charge you for it too. When you build your own site using this guide, you will learn the fundamental skills which can enable you to build a professional-looking website and make changes to it as you please.
You could also use this guide to build the foundational skills required to become a WordPress web developer. Once you build the demo website from this guide, you will have enough knowledge to experiment with building more of your own. You can then start building websites for clients as a nice little side income and then potentially move into doing it full-time and work for yourself.