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01 The setup

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Step 1. Buy a Domain Name

That’s the something.co.nz that will be your home base on the internet.

.co.nz and .com are the originals but their a new combos coming out all the time, aim to keep it short and unmistakable.

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Step 2. Get the correct name servers filed on your domain (this will probably happen automatically)

Step 3. Add hosting package to your acccount with hosting company

Step 4. Add wordpress

Step 5. Make sure SSL is working

Step 6. Add woocommerce, and other plugins

Step 7. Install storefront theme and customize, get logo uploaded

Step 8. Configure payment gateway (probably Stripe)

Step 9. Connect Google Analytics

Step 10. Train staff to add/edit products

Step 11. Generate Google Sitemap, and load into Search Console

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02 Email

You’ll need yourself an email address.

You’ll want to gather other peoples email addresses

  • Mailchimp intergration

You’ll want to send them relevant information and become their friend

  • Mailchimp
  • Messanger
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03 The Socials

You can lose so much time on social networks, and it’s very much a case of you get what you pay for. But for now setup Facebook, Instagram and start making friends.

Don’t be a spammy, annoying prick.

Be human, let your personality show, prepare to be judged, have a thick skin.

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04 Getting Paid

Sign up for at Stripe.com for an account, activate it.

Get the Stripe plugin

Add your keys to woocommerce

Maybe get the subscriptions plugin setup whilst your at it.

Consider Paypal, Afterpay, Partpay and Finance