Create a Beautiful, Responsive Website for Your Holiday Let
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Take control of the Future of your Holiday Let | Vacation Rental business with your own webiste
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Created by Elaine Watt
Last updated 5/2016
English
Current price: $10 Original price: $25 Discount: 60% off
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Includes:
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Have a complete Website that functions how they want and represents their Holiday Let | Vacation Rental property
  • Take direct bookings for their Holiday Let | Vacation Rental Property from their own website
  • Understand Wordpress Terms with Ease
  • Easily keep their own website up to date
  • Easily write and share a blog on their own website
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Requirements
  • You will need access to a computer and the internet
  • No previous knowledge or experience of websites or Wordpress is required as everything is covered in this course
Description

Learn how to market your Holiday Let Business on your own terms with a WordPress Website that represents you and your Holiday Let. 

Your Holiday Let Website is a place to share valuable information for guests and potential guests and a way to bring in commission free bookings, build a following and a loyal customer base. A place to build your business for sustainability, independently from the big listing sites.

Ready to take the next step - Join the Holiday Let Success Learning Hub and start to Create a Beautiful, Responsive Website for Your Holiday Let using Wordpress today.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for Holiday Let | Vacation Rental Owners who want to take control of the future of their Holiday Let Business
  • This course is for Holiday Let | Vacation Rental owners who want their own website and want to be able to build and manage their online presence themselves
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Curriculum For This Course
31 Lectures
03:26:48
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Module 1 - Foundation
4 Lectures 23:05

Let's look at the reasons you absolutely must have a website for your Holiday Let | Vacation Rental Business

Preview 03:11

Wordpress is my tool of choice for creating awesome websites that share your amazing Holiday Let | Vacation Rental with guests and here we look at why this platform is so awesome

Preview 05:21

Now you're inside Wordpress there's a lot of terms that you may be unfamiliar with - not for long! By the end of this video you'll know exactly what you're hearing when you hear any Wordpress terms!

Preview 09:59

This video shares how to select a theme for your website and how to get it set up. You will know by now what a theme is if you've watched the previous video so do refer back that if you're stuck with what a theme is !

Module 1 - Lesson 4 - Suggested Themes | How to Choose a Theme
04:34
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Module 2 - Getting Going
5 Lectures 31:14

So this is where you really start getting going and creating your very own website - in this step we actually set up your domain name and create your website on your host.

Module 2 - Lesson 1 - Domain Name, Hosting & Oneclick Wordpress Install
09:26

This step is where you learn how to control your whole website from your dashboard, your control centre! Learning ho yo use this dashboard is an exciting step as you will mold the way your website looks and feels from here!

Module 2 - Lesson 2 - Dashboard Overview & a Few Must Do's
06:19

Google analytics shares information about how any people are visiting your website and what they're doing when they arrive there. When you know this level of information you can start to measure your marketing efforts and focus on what works as well as improve the experience for visitors to your site

Module 2 - Lesson 3 - Adding Google Analytics
05:32

Big sounding topic, simple step to take and really important to ensure your site is listed properly with google and shows up in search results

Module 2 - Lesson 4 - Adding an XML Sitemap & Linking to Webmaster Tools
07:04

Activating your new theme now you know your way around your dashboard - you will start to see your website take shape from here on in!

Module 2 - Lesson 5 - Add & Activate Your New Theme
02:53
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Module 3 - Pulling It All Together
9 Lectures 01:19:09

In this video we look at 5 essential elements that will ensure visitors to your website have the best experience possible and you meet their needs therefore giving you the best chance of keeping them on your website longer. 

Module 3 - Lesson 1 - 5 Essential Elements for Your Website Visitors
03:11

Module 3 - Lesson 2 - Creating Header & Footer Menu's
02:31

Module 3 - Lesson 3 - Site Customization & Suggested Layouts
13:29

Module 3 - Lesson 4 - Setting up The Blog Page & Adding Your First Blog
08:17

Module 3 - Lesson 5 - Essential Pages for Your Holiday Let Website
05:42

Module 3 - Lesson 6 - Optimizing & Adding Photos
19:45

Module 3 - Lesson 7 - Creating a Gallery
10:12

Module 3 - Lesson 8 - Setting Up The Contact Page
06:24

Module 3 - Lesson 9 - Populating & Adding The Header & Footer Menus
09:38
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Module 4 - Additional Site Tweaks - Running Like Clockwork
6 Lectures 38:55
Module 4 - Lesson 1 - Plugins Overview
11:14

Module 4 - Lesson 2 - Speed Up Your Holiday Let Website
09:45

Module 4 - Lesson 3 - Social Icons & Sharing
08:05

Module 4 - Lesson 4 - Additional Plugins - More Good Stuff
04:55

Module 4 - Lesson 5- Adding Your Booking Widget
02:50

Module 4 - Lesson 6 - Adding An Email Sign Up Form
02:06
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Module 5 - **Bonus Module**
6 Lectures 32:08
Bonus Module - Lesson 1 - Getting onto Google Maps
03:10

Bonus Module - Lesson 2 - Beds24.com Overview & Free Trial
04:17

Bonus Module - Lesson 3 - Social Media 101 Free Course
01:43

Bonus Module - Lesson 4 - Creating a Content Calendar
07:36

Bonus Module - Lesson 5 - Building Relationships
09:11

Bonus Module - Lesson 6 - Intro to Opt Ins - Building Your List
06:11
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Module 6 - Next Steps
1 Lecture 02:21
Next Steps and Thank you
02:21
About the Instructor
Elaine Watt
4.2 Average rating
16 Reviews
1,105 Students
4 Courses
Podcast Host, Marketer & Trainer - Holiday Let Success

I’m your host on The Holiday Let Success Podcast, I’m a mum to four, wife to a lovely husband and I’m addicted to non-fiction. I'm absolutely positively crazy about property and my focus is Holiday Let | Vacation Rental Properties - I've been through a steep learning curve on the way to Holiday Let Success myself and I'm here to share what I can to save you the time and avoiding the bumps in the road!