Mod 5: Choosing & Designing Your WordPress Theme

Welcome to Module 5, Lesson 1, Free vs Paid WordPress Themes, Designing Your Site


    • Enhanced Site Security
    • Extra functionality not in free themes
    • Overall, the best route to take!

Free: Top paid theme:

  • Astra
  • Install the plugin “Astra Starter Sites – Elementor, Beaver Builder & Gutenberg Templates”
  • Consider upgrading to the premium in the near future.

Paid: Top 3 themes I use:

  • Flatsom
  • Logo, theme colors, buttons, navigation bar, footer, etc.
  • How to order a logo
  • Color schemes, hex codes

Customizing Pages:

  • Home page, about, etc. using the theme builder Ex. Elementor or UX Builder with Flatsome
  • Take the DXL Store Launch Crash Course

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