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2013 Web Design Trends for Coaching Websites

It’s the beginning of a new year, and if you’re like most coaches, you are either thinking about creating a website or updating the one you have. You want a website that is usable, beautiful, and marketable – not one that will look old-fashioned in a few months.

In this article, you’ll find a summary of the web design trends that are especially relevant to coaching websites for solo-preneur or small business coaches. And there’s lots of good news for you in 2013.

How to Choose a Great WordPress Theme for Your Coaching Website

WordPress is a great way to get a professional looking site up and running in a matter of hours or even minutes. You can set up a basic WordPress site in about 10 minutes. Yes, it’s that fast. But then the real work begins as you configure, customize, and add content.

Once WordPress is up and running, you’ll need to add a WordPress theme that matches your business and branding. And with tens of thousands of WordPress themes available – both free and paid – choosing the right WordPress theme can be time consuming and challenging.

In this article, I’ll give you 5 things to consider to get a client attracting website for your coaching business.

Want Free Traffic from Google? Here’s 3 Easy SEO Strategies You Can Use Right Away for Your Website

Do you want free traffic from Google and other search engines, but you’re not sure where to start?  Most coaches and consultants list free traffic and search engine optimization (SEO) as a top priority for their business.  But they are often confused about what makes a site “optimized” for the search engines, especially when it…