Marketing Musings Podcast with Louise Mason

Marketing Musings Episode 29

How much does a website cost?

Following on from our discussion yesterday about how to get started with a website, today we turn to how much websites cost and the different options available. We also talk about allocating a marketing budget for ongoing website costs for updates, changes and back ups.

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Other episodes you might be interested in

How to build a website

Resources mentioned in this episode

>15 Questions to ask your web designer
>WordPress.com
>WordPress.org

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Marketing Musings Episode 28

How to build a website

A question I get asked a lot is how to get started with a website, so in this episode we explore the options of website builders, the difference between wordpress.com and wordpress.org and a few other things to consider when choosing your website platform or website builder.

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Resources mentioned in this episode

>WordPress.com
>WordPress.org
>Weebly
>Wix
>Squarespace
>1&1 website builder
>Theme Forest for theme inspiration
>Divi WordPress theme and builder
>Woo Commerce for WordPress
>Magento ecommerce platform
>Shopify ecommerce platform
>Stripe for online payments
>Yoast SEO plug in for WordPress
>Pop Up Ally plug in for WordPress

>15 Questions to ask your web designer

Other episodes you might be interested in

SEO Day 1: One way to dominate Google in 2019
SEO Day 2: Set your SEO benchmark
SEO Day 3: Which keywords is your website ranking for?
SEO Day 4: Finding the right keywords to rank for
SEO Day 5: How to optimise your website for your keywords
SEO Day 6: But aren’t keywords dead?
SEO Day 7: Everything else you need to know about SEO

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How to upgrade to WordPress 4.6 Pepper

How to Upgrade to WordPress 4.6

Upgrading to the latest version of WordPress is quick and easy in your WordPress dashboard. I often get asked how to upgrade to WordPress, just follow these simple instructions and within minutes you'll have access to all the new features and enhancements in WordPress 4.6.

When you log in to your WordPress account you will be greeted with a “WordPress 4.6 is available! Please update now” message.

Simply click on the ‘Please update now’ link and you will be taken to the WordPress Updates page.

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Website Wednesday in Your Marketing Lounge

Do you ‘do’ business on Facebook Messenger?

I don’t know about you but I chat with my clients on Messenger, it’s become the new text messaging, the new email.

Prospective clients might contact me on Messenger for a quote, or we might chat about project requirements, or  updates on progress.

I also use it as a customer myself and book reflexology sessions, yoga classes, networking events…all through Messenger chats. 

With 800 million people using Messenger every day imagine how powerful it would be to have a Messenger App on your website so your customers and prospects could chat with you at the click of a button, without you having to have your own live chat software installed. 

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