How to Build a Lifestyle Theme WordPress Site…
The following 10 videos show you how to build a premium WordPress site from start to finish using the Lifestyle Theme by StudioPress. Simply follow the step by step videos below and you’ll be building highly valuable websites in no time…
Step 1: Point the Nameservers to your Hosting account – Add on the domain name to the hosting account – Install WordPress on the domain name. The recommended Hosting provider for those of you without hosting accounts is:
Also, here’s an in-depth video on: How to Change the Nameservers
Step 2: Complete the General Setup in the admin and install the Plugins.
The custom Permalink structure to use is: /%postname%.html
Here’s a list of the Essential WordPress Plugins
Step 3: Upload the Lifestyle Theme, WP Robot and the Amazon aStore page template.
WP Robot – Auto Content Plugin: Click here to view more details
Footer Code: Lifestyle Theme Footer Code
Header Code: if you want to remove the 468×60 AD banner that is in the header of the Lifestyle theme by default you’ll need this Lifestyle Theme Header Code
Amazon aStore page template: aStore Template
Step 4: In step 4 you’ll customize the Lifestyle theme look and feel. You’ll do this by uploading a custom header and changing the color scheme of the website.
In-depth video on Uploading a Custom Header
In-depth video on Customizing the Lifestyle Theme
Step 5: In step 5 you’ll monetize the site with Adsense, Amazon aStore and ClickBank ADs.
In-depth video on How to create an aStore
In-depth video on Adsense
In-depth video on ClickBank
Here is the Free WYSIWYG tool
Step 6: In step 6 you’ll add videos to the website with the Tubepress plugin. Here’s a quick review of the steps you need to take.
1: make sure the “Video” page has been create. Enter the short code.
2: go to Youtube > log into your account and create a Playlist > add 20 – 40 videos to the playlist
3: log into the Wordress admin and go to the Tubepress settings > paste in your Playlist ID
4: add a video to the right sidebar of the website via the Widgets section.
Step 7: In step 7 you’ll add social media icons and link them to your Twitter and Facebook accounts. If you do a Google search on “Social Media Icons” you’ll find the Twitter and Facebook icons that you need.
You’ll also need to Automate the Twitter account. Here is a video on How to Automate a Twitter Account.
The dimensions of the Twitter and Facebook icons should be: 125×125
Step 8: In step eight you’ll add Categories and Content to the website.
In-depth WP Robot video
Step 9: In step 9 we add the Thumbnail and Featured images to the website.
In-depth video on how to Add Thumbnail Images
Dimensions of the Thumbnail images: 90×90 (recommended)
Dimensions of the Featured Images: 590 x 225