This is a two-part video-based blog that explains how elements of an example WordPress website have been created using the Phlox Theme. This first part of the post explains how the navigation menu was created while the second one will outline how the blog was configured. The Phlox Theme I really like the Phlox Theme. It works great with Elementor… Read More »Phlox Theme Instructions Part 1 Adding a Menu
I like the Site Origin page builder. It works very nicely with VANTAGE a cool theme by Site Origin. I created an example website for a fictitious Web Design Agency to showcase how the Theme is customised particularly how to create a custom home page. This is my second post on using Site Origin Page Builder. The other one was… Read More »Vantage Theme with Site Origins Page Builder – An example Site with Instructions
Learn how to build a promotional website for your business using WordPress from start to finish – practical 2.5 day programme with Donncha Hughes on behalf of LEO Galway. Agenda includes Plugins, Widgets, Page builders, Images and SEO all within context of developing an onine Presence.
This blogpost outlines how to create a 404 error page that is customised to your business – that can include links to key pages on your site and a contact form plus much more. The instructions require you to download and activate two plugins: Page Builder by SiteOrigin and SiteOrigin Widgets Bundle Plus 404page- your smart custom 404 error page… Read More »How to Customise your 404 Error Page?
This post outlines summary instructions to set up Pay with a Tweet – a cool WordPress plugin that facilitates you to request that a visitor to your site posts a standard tweet in order to download a document (pdf). There is no charge for the document hence the name Pay with a Tweet. It is an alternative to requesting an… Read More »Instructions to set up ‘Pay with a Tweet’ in WordPress
The Theme that is selected for a WordPress site determines in large part the look, functionality and overall level of sophistication of your website. I recently delivered a Two Day ‘Create a Website for your Business using WordPress’ programme for the Local Enterprise Office Galway. It was attended by 8 business people who wanted to learn how to use WordPress… Read More »Selecting a Theme for your WordPress site