Correcting Bad Practices Used By Agents and Developers for WordPress Real Estate Websites!

While WordPress is by far the best website platform available, mistakes are commonly made when setting it up.  This course will walk you through the most common mistakes made when setting up a real estate website using WordPress and how to correct them.

These include:

  • Using a poor/cheap web hosting
  • Choosing a poor performing or bulky WordPress theme
  • Adding customizations to a parent theme
  • Using a poor quality or cheap IDX and home search provider
  • Failing to be selective about who gets admin privileges
  • Using the default admin username
  • Using a weak password
  • Neglecting to backup a site
  • Ignoring WordPress core, theme, and plugin updates
  • Installing too many or low-quality plugins
  • Accidentally blocking search engines
  • Not writing and optimizing content for SEO
  • Using bad visuals (or none at all) on content pages
  • Not resizing images for web upload
  • Not changing the default permalink structure
  • Changing a post’s URL after it’s published
  • Using an iFrame or subdomain for their property listings and home search

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