When you follow the steps provided in this guide, building a real estate agent website on WordPress with AgentPress Pro isn’t very difficult. My name is Lori Ballen and I’m a real estate agent in Las Vegas, NV. I also build my own real estate agent websites and founded a digital marketing company called Ballen Brands which my brothers now own. They also build real estate agent websites on WordPress [BREW].
Here’s How to Build Your Own:
Choose a Website Host
Choose your website host. I start here because sometimes, depending on your host, you may also get your domain. A website host is where your website “lives”. The host makes and keeps your website live. Who you choose matters. Your website will be slow or crash if it “lives” on a host’s server that is overly crowded.
Some of the more popular web hosts are:
I’ve also shown how to build a website on Wealthy Affiliate for my followers that are also building out their affiliate income.
In this video, we use WP Engine:
Register your Domain Name and set up DNS
How to Set Up Your SSL Certificate
- General: Add your Site Title, Tagline, and new URL you registered.
- Writing: Change the Default Post Category to a new category. You can click on Posts, then categories, add a new category, then come back to Settings, Writing, and choose your main category.
- Permalinks: Change to Post Name rather than Plain
Setting up the Background Image