Backing up your WordPress business website

Although most web hosts will backup your website for you, it’s important to perform your own website backups too. This is your ‘get out of jail free’ card if something goes horribly wrong. Don’t take backups for granted!

Basic security for your WordPress business website

Now that you’ve built your shiny new website it’s important that you keep everything secure. Any website can be hacked and there are a few simple steps you can take to minimise the chances of anything going wrong.

How to install WordPress plugins for your business website

You don’t have to install Plugins for WordPress but there are a few that I like to use all the time. In this article we’ll chat about what plugins are, how to install them and I’ll give you a list of some of my favourite plugins for WordPress.

An overview of WordPress and how it all works

You should now have WordPress installed so let me give you a guided tour so you know where everything is. I’m using the free Twenty Seventeen theme and I’ll explain everything from widgets to blog sidebars.

How to install WordPress for your UK business website

Once your web hosting is up and running it’s time to install WordPress. Some hosts will do this automatically for you but I normally prefer to do it manually. You’ll learn more about how everything works and if something breaks in the future you’ll stand a better chance of fixing it. I’ll show you both methods though.

How to set up UK business web hosting

Welcome to part 4 in this series about creating your very own business website! In this article I’ll show you what’s involved in setting up web hosting for your business prior to installing WordPress.

How to make a YouTube channel

A bit of a break from the website series so you can skip this one if you don’t want to follow the journey of this channel. In this article I’m making the actual YouTube channel for this website.

How to register a Domain Name for your business

One of the first things you need to do when you set up in business is to register a domain name for your website. Let’s have a look at how to do that. From domain name types to registration periods and much more. How does it all work? Here’s a simple guide.