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Should I Use a Free WordPress Theme or Premium WordPress Theme?


You’ve just bought your domain, and are ready to take on the world of self-hosted WordPress. One of the first things you must decide is whether you’ll use a free theme, or decide to invest in a paid one. As a bootstrapper, it may be easy to choose a free theme from WordPress’s dashboard and theme directory. Something worth considering however, is that professional paid themes often look better out of the box than free themes. In this video, you’ll discover:

  • Why you should invest on a paid WordPress theme from the start
  • The three deadly pitfalls to using a free WordPress theme
  •  What could get in the way of search engines accessing your content

Topics Covered in this Video

00:00 Now that you have a self-hosted wordpress.org website, why pay for a professional WordPress theme?
00:42 Why are free WordPress themes not a good idea?
01:31 How does a poorly-coded theme affect your SEO?
02:35 Why some free themes break when there’s a WordPress update.

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Lorna Li

Chief Evolutionary Officer at Entrepreneurs for a Change
Lorna Li is a business coach, entrepreneur and Amazon rainforest crusader, with a passion for green business, social enterprise, and indigenous wisdom. She helps changemaking entrepreneurs harness the power of the Internet to reach more people and make a bigger impact, while designing the lifestyle of their dreams. She is an Internet marketing consultant to changemakers, and works with innovative tech startups, sustainable brands, social enterprises & B-Corporations on SEO, SEM & Social Media marketing.
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