WordPress Resources for Businesses and Site Owners

Every business that uses or intends to use WordPress faces common obstacles. These may include finding qualified developers to build a theme, finding particular plugins to achieve a task or not knowing where to find help online to fix an issue.

Below I have added helpful WordPress resources where you can find solid answers and help from the WordPress community. You can skip to the topic below:

  1. Themes
  2. Page builder Plugins
  3. Finding the right WordPress plugin
  4. Managed WordPress Hosting
  5. WordPress Support Services
  6. Maintaining Multiple WordPress installs
  7. Learning WordPress
  8. Staying Connected in the WordPress Community
  9. Turnkey WordPress site solutions

You can also watch my WordCamp presentation where I go over many of the resources listed in this post:

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Content, Themes

Information Architecture and WordPress Projects

Here is the video I gave at WordCamp Atlanta in 2014. Information Architecture or IA is very important to your WordPress projects. In fact, before building a custom theme for a client you should have a clear understanding of their mission, goals, and content in order to design and build a more effective WordPress theme.

In this video I explain the basics of Information Architecture and WordPress:

If you are tasked with putting together a WordPress theme for a client organization or business the theme you select is very important. Perhaps your first inclination is to choose a theme that looks great or let your client choose a theme that they are happy with. This practice however can have negative repercussions for your client. This talk discusses how to appropriately choose a theme or build a theme that supports your clients goals. Using information architecture we can better select themes or build new ones.  – 

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