- 1 FAQ on WordPress
- 1.1 What is WordPress? How to start a WordPress site?
- 1.2 WordPress required and technical skills or not?
- 1.3 How much does it cost to build a WordPress site?
- 1.4 Can I earn with a WordPress site and how much?
- 1.5 How to install WordPress on a website?
- 1.6 Can I change the theme of my WordPress site?
- 1.7 Where will I find themes?
- 1.8 How will I allow my user to subscribe and send them Newsletters?
- 1.9 What about Search Engine Optimization in WordPress?
- 1.10 Can I use tags?
- 1.11 How to create a sitemap for my WordPress site?
Hello, Each beginner has some FAQ on WordPress and here we will answer most asked questions. After reading this post you will be more transparent about WordPress.
FAQ on WordPress
Before or after starting a WordPress site user can have some basic questions in his/her mind. In this article, we are going to discuss these frequently asked questions. If you have any other question which is not mentioned here you can ask us here or comment it. Now we start questions and answers.
What is WordPress? How to start a WordPress site?
We have already discussed it in our previous named WHAT IS WORDPRESS SITE? HOW TO START WORDPRESS SITE?. A detailed answer can be found here in this article.
WordPress required and technical skills or not?
Big no, WordPress does not require any technical skills you do not need to know anything about codes or languages. Yes, you should have some basic knowledge of CPanel which you can find here in this article.
How much does it cost to build a WordPress site?
WordPress does not charge any amount to provide such a wonderful service but you have to pay for Domain Name and Hosting Service which varies company to company according to plan.
Can I earn with a WordPress site and how much?
It depends on you that how much you want to earn or you only want to run your website for social work without earning any money. People are making more than USD 150000 by using free service of WordPress.
How to install WordPress on a website?
Just login in cpanel and in the software section you will find WordPress.When you will click on the WP icon it will provide you INSTALL option, hit this button it will ask you website name (Domain Name) and your email address which will be used as admin’s contact. It will take approx 10 to 15 seconds to install and after installation process one login URL will be sent to you by email, now it has completely done.
You can watch this video tutorial before installing WP.
Can I change the theme of my WordPress site?
Yes anytime, WordPress allows you to change the theme of your website whenever you want and there is no limit to do this that means you can change it anytime.
Where will I find themes?
You need to worry or bother about it. In the Appearance section, you will find the option to select the most useful and comprehensive theme. There are unlimited free of cost themes so you are allowed to be choosy.
How will I allow my user to subscribe and send them Newsletters?
There are some useful and good plugins in plugin section which allow the users to subscribe your blog with name and email and whenever you will publish a new post or article they will get a notification or newsletter. It will be a part of the automatic process so you do not need to do something more from your side and you will be allowed to send Newsletters whenever you required.
What about Search Engine Optimization in WordPress?
WordPress is an SEO friendly platform and in plugin section there are some plugins for SEO but we suggest Yoast SEO or All In One SEO Pack to optimize your website both are best and easy to use and you can perform on page SEO with these plugins but the best practice is to use only one at a time.
Also Read: How to Install and Setup WordPress SEO Plugin- Yoast SEO plugin.
Also Read: SEO Guide for beginners by DigitalIndia.
Yes, you are allowed to use tags in your post. Using tags is also very easy and admin is allowed to edit or change them if required.
How to create a sitemap for my WordPress site?
A sitemap is the most important part of any website which contains all the links of pages, posts, categories, media files etc. Creating a sitemap manually is not an easy task but if you are using any SEO plugin it will create a sitemap for you.