Build Your Own Business Website header image

Static Websites

Lesson 3 – Part 6 – Configuring WordPress to be Like a Traditional Website

Difficulty Level -

Filed Under Topics - , ,

Listed Under Lesson Subjects - ,

Applies to -

We just finished talking about the 3 Different Ways to Use WordPress and now we’re going to look at one of those ways, using WordPress as a traditional or static website, in depth. In order to use WordPress as a static site for a small business you have to set some configurations because as I

Static Site Plus a WordPress Blog or Just a WordPress Site?

Difficulty Level -

Filed Under Topics - , , ,

Listed Under Lesson Subjects - , ,

In this session we discuss how to choose a site format between a Static site plus a WordPress Blog or just a WordPress site. We also talk about what the advantages and disadvantages are with each to help you consider which would work well for you. Jeff, I’m going to unmute your microphone here for

Should WordPress be Used to Create Static Websites?

Difficulty Level -

Filed Under Topics - ,

Listed Under Lesson Subjects -

A member asks if WordPress is an appropriate tool for a purely static website. If the website has no "dynamic" elements and consists of only static webpages, should WordPress and Thesis be used to create such a site? [S3VIDEO file='public/liveanswers/LA1-23-11a-static-vs-dynamic-site.mp4' bgimage='https://www.byobwebsite.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/LA1-23-11a-static-vs-dynamic-site21.jpg' displaymode='overlay'] Does that make sense? Yes, that’s fine. What about… how do I handle