A word press site even your mother can use

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What is the best WordPress plugin combination to make an easy to administer website for your client? I will go over a handful of plugins that I use to create maintenance free websites that even the most tech adverse client can use to create their own pages and media rich posts.

I needed to make a WordPress site for a friend who draws comics. He isn’t very computer literate, but needed a site he could make updates to himself which also would allow him to sell his own illustrations and other physical media on.

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A word press site even your mother can use

  1. 1. What is the best WordPress plugin combination to make an easy to administer website for your client? I will go over a handful of plugins that I use to create maintenance free websites that even the most tech adverse client can use to create their own pages and media rich posts.
  2. 2. Joe Benitez
  3. 3. W3 Total Cache – Only needed if the server host doesn’t have SSDs https://wordpress.org/plugins/w3-total-cache/ Akismet http://akismet.com/ iThemes Security https://wordpress.org/plugins/better-wp-security/ WordPress HTTPS (SSL) http://wordpress.org/plugins/wordpress-https/ Woocommerce http://wordpress.org/plugins/woocommerce/
  4. 4. IG PageBuilder - FREE ($30 Pro Page Elements) SiteOrigin Page Builder - FREE Visual Composer Page Builder - $30 PlugNedit HTML Editor - FREE The Elegant Themes Builder - $89 Divi 2.0 - $69
  5. 5. FREE https://wordpress.org/plugins/ig-pagebuilder/ Main Features: • Intuitive interface • Fully responsive • Enable drag & drop layout • Support the backend live preview • Easy to customize with many setting options • 3rd-party shortcodes support • Easy to add Widgets • Custom posts/pages support • Support bundle of built-in shortcodes • Support resizing blocks using only a mouse
  6. 6. FREE https://wordpress.org/plugins/ig-pagebuilder/ Main Features: • Intuitive interface • Fully responsive • Enable drag & drop layout • Support the backend live preview • Easy to customize with many setting options • 3rd-party shortcodes support • Easy to add Widgets • Custom posts/pages support • Support bundle of built-in shortcodes • Support resizing blocks using only a mouse
  7. 7. FREE http://wordpress.org/plugins/siteorigin-panels/ Main Features: • Intuitive interface • Support the backend live preview • Easy to customize with many setting options • 3rd-party shortcodes support • 3rd-party Widgets support • Custom posts/pages support • Support bundle of built-in widgets • Support resizing blocks using only a mouse
  8. 8. FREE http://wordpress.org/plugins/siteorigin-panels/ Main Features: • Intuitive interface • Support the backend live preview • Easy to customize with many setting options • 3rd-party shortcodes support • 3rd-party Widgets support • Custom posts/pages support • Support bundle of built-in widgets • Support resizing blocks using only a mouse
  9. 9. $3o http://codecanyon.net/item/visual-composer-page-builder-for- wordpress/242431 Main Features: • Proprietary drag and drop interface • Responsive grid • Shortcode mapper • Uses proprietary content blocks instead of standard widgets • 40 content blocks included • Professional dedicated support • LifeTime update free of Charge • Template system
  10. 10. $3o http://codecanyon.net/item/visual-composer-page-builder-for- wordpress/242431 Main Features: • Proprietary drag and drop interface • Responsive grid • Shortcode mapper • Uses proprietary content blocks instead of standard widgets • 40 content blocks included • Professional dedicated support • LifeTime update free of Charge • Template system
  11. 11. FREE http://wordpress.org/plugins/plugnedit/ Main Features: • Extremely Proprietary Interface • 600+ google fonts to choose from • Build themeless pages inside the wordpress environment • Create Rollover Buttons • Clone Items • Full Guids • PlugNedit Visual editor includes the new inline contenet editable HTML editor, CKEditor
  12. 12. FREE http://wordpress.org/plugins/plugnedit/ Main Features: • Extremely Proprietary Interface • 600+ google fonts to choose from • Build themeless pages inside the wordpress environment • Create Rollover Buttons • Clone Items • Full Guids • PlugNedit Visual editor includes the new inline contenet editable HTML editor, CKEditor
  13. 13. $89 http://www.elegantthemes.com/gallery/elegant-builder/ Main Features: • Intuitive interface • Enable drag & drop layout • Uses proprietary content blocks instead of standard widgets • large number of content blocks included • Professional dedicated support • LifeTime update free of Charge • Support resizing blocks using only a mouse
  14. 14. $89 http://www.elegantthemes.com/gallery/elegant-builder/ Main Features: • Intuitive interface • Enable drag & drop layout • Uses proprietary content blocks instead of standard widgets • large number of content blocks included • Professional dedicated support • LifeTime update free of Charge • Support resizing blocks using only a mouse
  15. 15. $69 http://www.elegantthemes.com/gallery/divi/ Main Features: • Does not support other themes • Intuitive interface • Fully Responsive • Enable drag & drop layout • Uses proprietary content blocks instead of standard widgets • large number of content blocks included • Professional dedicated support • LifeTime update free of Charge • Support resizing blocks using only a mouse
  16. 16. $69 http://www.elegantthemes.com/gallery/divi/ Main Features: • Does not support other themes • Intuitive interface • Fully Responsive • Enable drag & drop layout • Uses proprietary content blocks instead of standard widgets • large number of content blocks included • Professional dedicated support • LifeTime update free of Charge • Support resizing blocks using only a mouse
  17. 17. • Pricing • Support • Uptime • Features
  18. 18. • Support • Support • Support • Support
  19. 19. • Server maintenance • Security updates • Server-related questions • Custom configurations
  20. 20. • Their job is to know their servers, just as your job is to know your sites. • 90% of issues should be resolved at the first level of support. • Response times and resolutions should be prompt.

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