The option for the author looking to move towards an even more sophisticated author platform with greater choice
A Site Custom Designed For You
Full Custom Page Layout and Design: A customized design that will include custom layouts, tailored functionality, and extended options on color, image, and fonts.
10 Pages: The number of pages that we will populate based on client content.
Content Implementation and Formatting: The population of client supplied content on 10 pages. Includes special formatting such as headers, quotes and boxes.
Strategy session: A half hour phone/skype meeting prior to design to discuss the project and clarify design parameters and site functionality based on client intake form.
Extended strategy session: An additional half hour phone/skype meeting after the website design to discuss integration of website with social media tools and content planning.
Tools to Connect with Readers
Newsletter Integration: A sign up form or page on the site that integrates with MailChimp.
Link to Buy Your Book: An image and button that links to Amazon or another book reseller.
Social Media Profile Links: Icon links to social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, Linked In, Pinterest, YouTube, Instagram and Flickr.
Optional Contact Page: A page for site visitors to contact the author. Can include a form.
Integration with Google Analytics: Integration of site with an existing Google Analytics account to create a baseline for measuring site traffic and user behavior and popular posts.
Advanced SEO Package: A plug in to enable the use of key words to improve SEO.
The Power of WordPress
1 hour WP training: A one-hour Skype/phone training to teach the client the basics of using the WordPress framework and widgets. Includes instruction in how to add pages, posts, and images.
Easy To Update Webpages: Client control of a WordPress framework to update content and make simple changes to design.
WP training guide: A PDF document that explains how to use WordPress and the installed plug ins.
Blogging Functionality: The ability to add blog posts, tag them to categories and compile them.
Standard Widgets and Plug Ins: 15 hand-selected plug ins to increase functionality of sidebars, improve site speed, reduce spam, improve SEO, integrate with social media, and improve navigation.
Responsive Mobile Version of Site: The site will be designed so that it is responsive on mobile phones and tablets.