Noob’s guide to a perfect WordPress website

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Most of the bloggers and web developers choose WordPress in their initial stages of their career. Some of them go for training and some start self learning.
In this post we will help such newbies who are starting their WordPress journey.

Perfect platform: WordPress offers 2 types of platform to do blogging or create a website on. One is WordPress.com, which hosts website or blogs on its subdomain like this domainname.WordPress.com.
It generally has basic options to start and continue with. For more customizations you have to pay to upgrade.
Another one is WordPress.org, which provides a package free of cost, which you have to install on server.
It is called self hosted WordPress. You have to install, configure and customize the site from basic.

Themes: Themes are primary thing in WordPress. A perfect theme will compliment your website whereas poor selection of theme will degrade site after a short run. There are variety of themes available on marketplace which are specially developed for different type of websites. For every niche and website type, there are certain paid and free themes which one can use. One of the reliable source is WordPress theme directory for free themes and themeforest for paid themes.


Plugins: Plugins are second most important thing on WordPress. There are thousands of plugins in WordPress plugin directory but only few are suitable for a beginner. For every type of customization, there are several plugins offering similar functionality.

Basic plugins include caching plugin, two factor authentication plugin, SEO plugin and a website builder plugin. These are minimum requirement plugins, some are one time plugins and some are for daily use.
Additionally do add WordPress plugins for social media because they will help in integrating social media with your website, which then in return will give great profits.

This is a short guide to create a perfect WordPress website. We will be back with another post continuing this series.
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