Wordpress Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What do I need before my wordpress.org site can be live?
You will need to register a domain name and order hosting.
Once thats complete, the wordpress platform will need to be installed.  Most hosting companies now offer 1-click installation of wordpress.  Here are couple recommended hosting providers:

Q: Do you do custom design for the wordpress.COM?
At this time wordpress.com custom design is not offered.  We design for wordpress.org.
See the differences below.

Q: Whats the difference between wordpress.ORG and wordpress.COM?
The main difference between the two is wordpress.com is free and hosted by wordpress.  Since it's free, it does have limitations.Wordpress.org is a blog platform that is self hosted. Meaning you will have to order a domain name and pay for hosting. It also allows for maximum flexibility and customization. View more info here: http://en.support.wordpress.com/com-vs-org/

Q: Can you import my current blog over to wordpress.org?
Yes we can.  Please contact us for a price quote.  Be sure to let us know which blog platform you are currently using.

Q: How long will it take to finish my wordpress.org site?
Timing for completion will vary based on the complexity of the project and the number of requested revisions.  Most wordpress.org sites are completed within 3 - 4 weeks.  This could be longer or shorter depending on many factors.

Here is a breakdown of the design process with estimated turnaround times:
Presentation of first draft - 3 - 4 business days
Revision Rounds - 1 - 3 business days (repeating as necessary)
Extras - Once you have approved the main design your extras will be implemented 1 - 3 business days
Installation of design live on your site 1 - 2 business days
Tweaks - Any necessary tweaks that need to made after installation - 1 - 2 business days.

Q: What are widgets?
Widgets and plugins have different functions that help you control and maintain the content of your blog.  Usually your sidebar content.

Q: Is widget installation included?
Widget installation is not included unless specified in the package you ordered.  Items such as your social icons, blog button, etc will be installed as widgets.  If you need anything above and beyond what is included in your package please contact us for a quote.

Q: Do you add content to my wordpress.org pages or posts?
Content entry is not included in our base packages.  If you would like to add this service please contact us for a quote.

Q: Where can I find tutorials about how to manage my wordpress site?
This is the main wordpress.org support website:  http://codex.wordpress.org/Main_Page
It includes tutorials on everything you need to know about wordpress.