Word Press For Easy Content Management
One of the simplest ways of adding, editing and managing content on your website has got to be using WordPress. For those who are not familiar with WordPress, WordPress is a free blogging software based on php that has really taken off like wild fire in the blogging community. best lms theme There are tons of free plug-ins and themes that allow you to change WordPress from a typical blog to a full blown content management system. You can strip it down to only a single sales page or build it out into a commercial e-commerce website.
I started using WordPress and continue to use it today to help with adding and managing content on my websites. There are so many helpful features and plug-ins that are available I cant’ even begin to tell you how helpful it is. It does take some getting use to. The basic install is very plain and requires a new template or skin to be installed to jazz it up. Don’t worry they are freely downloadable and easy to install.
Most hosting providers including Hostgator and GoDaddy have WordPress available as an automated install which simplifies getting your website up and running much quicker. They even will get the database stuff working for you so you don’t have to worry about that. If your provider doesn’t offer this as an install simply head on over to WordPress. org and download the latest install package. There is tons of documentation to help you get WordPress going. If this seem a little too “techy” for you, you might consider switching hosting providers.
Integrate with Build a Niche Store
If you have BANS installed you can integrate it with WordPress to give your websites a nice interface for your content. Mark over at The Niche Store Builder has done a great job of integrating WordPress and BANS together into a seemless website and has lots of videos to show you how to tweek it to fit almost any WordPress theme. Now you can have the best of both worlds. A killer content system and a killer ebay store.