WordPress Website Set-up
Expert WordPress website set-up services.
Our WordPress website set-up services takes the pain out of setting up your WordPress site. Let our wordpress specialists help you with theme selection and customisation, plugin installation, testing, security set-up, content migration, and more.
How we help clients
WordPress Theme Selection
Picking the right WordPress theme to meet your needs.
With thousands of WordPress themes to choose from, how do you find a theme that fits with your business requirements. We will work with you to pick a suitable theme for your website – one that you can get the good value from.
WordPress Theme Customisation
Making your WordPress theme truly yours.
Selecting a suitable WordPress theme is just the starting point. That beautifully-designed theme we’ve just selected is a template that will come with hundreds of features - fonts, colours, and more - that we will help you to customise so you can truly call it your own.
WordPress Plugin Installations
Extending the website features and functionality.
One of the benefits of implementing a WordPress website is that there is an extensive ecosystem of WordPress plugins which, selected and used wisely, can extend the features and functionality of the website without the need for lots of bespoke development.
Mobile Responsive Layouts
Ensuring your website works well on mobile devices.
Mobile browsing now accounts for over 50% of web traffic, so ensuring your website is responsive is now a no-brainer. We help ensure that users can quickly and intuitively access your content, whether they’re browsing on a mobile, tablet or desktop computer.
Ensuring your website works on 1000+ browsers and devices.
It’s important to ensure your new website functions effectively and looks consistent across a broad range of browsers and devices. While this task is made easier by coding cleanly and wisely in the first instance, we'll test your website to ensure a consistent experience for all your visitors.
Website Security Set-up
Keeping your website up-to-date and secure.
Keeping your website secure is not only essential for keeping hackers at bay, it also impacts how search engines rank your website. We'll help you through the extra security setup steps required for regular updates, performance monitoring, security scans, SSL certificates.
Keeping your website up-to-date and secure.
If you have an existing website, we can help with moving content from the old system to your new website using an appropriate migration method (manual or automated). We'll can also help set up your redirects so that you do not lose your valuable search engine rankings.
Request a quote
To help us respond to your request quickly and efficiently, please provide the following information in your project brief.
- Website goal or objective
- Users or target audience
- Design considerations
- Success criteria
If you’d like a more detailed and comprehensive guide to writing a WordPress brief, we have an excellent one here: How to write a WordPress project brief
Top questions about website development
What exactly is WordPress CMS?
WordPress is the most popular website management system in use on the internet, supporting more than 60 million websites (or about 29% of the internet). It is a fully fledged Content Management System (CMS) with a bustling community of designers and website development professionals - the biggest marketplace of its kind.
How's WordPress different from wordpress.com?
WordPress CMS is the tool our website development experts use to create your websites. There is also a service called WordPress.com which lets you get started with a WordPress-based blog. It's less customisable than the WordPress website we'll build for you, and it will often feature WordPress.com branding.
What type of websites can you build with WordPress?
WordPress is a very flexible Content Management System and can be used to build portfolio listing websites, club membership websites, property websites, jobs listing websites, events listings websites, e-commerce websites, etc.
If all goes well, WordPress 5.0 with “Gutenberg” will be officially released on 19 November 2018.
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Choosing a WordPress developer is an important decision. Get it wrong, and you risk hurting your business.