WordPress is well used and well-loved because it is easy to use, strong and customizable.
Here is a quick 7 pointer checklist to make sure you are getting the most out of your WordPress
1) Mobile Friendliness.
In 2016, if your site is not working on phones and tablets, something is seriously wrong.
Your site must show up with easy to read texts, graphics and menus are automatically resized. User can read your site just by scrolling down.
Check your site’s mobile friendliness HERE
2) Hosting and loading speed.
Reliability is number one when choosing hosting services. If your site is down, it’s worthless. Your site should load in no more than 4 seconds on all devices.
3) Theme quality
For plugins, less is more. Perform occasional update and cleanup. Heaps of plugins will slow your site down. Outdated plugins may crash your site.
5) WordPress settings
Choose nice permalinks (post names). Put your posts into categories.
WordPress handles security decently. You can also use certain plugins to improve security.
7) Search Engine Optimization and tracking.
Use plugins such as Yoast SEO for optimization. Don’t forget to add analytics tools to track your WordPress.
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