Why hire WordPress freelancer in Malaysia
if you can do it yourself?

Here are the 4 easy steps for you to create website yourself without hire any WordPress freelancer in Malaysia.

Before We Start

What is WordPress

WordPress is the most popular content management system to create website or blog. In fact, WordPress powers more than 40% (2021) of all the websites on the Internet. Based on Usage Statistics and Market Share by W3 Techs, there is more than 27 millions WordPress website worldwide, more than 20,000 WordPress website in Malaysia.

We will use WordPress.org, not WordPress.com 

7 reasons

Why use WordPress

1. Is Free and Open-Source;
2. Always up-to-date up with latest trends;
3. Always up-to-date with Security patch;
4. Easy to learn with the huge community
5. Easy to scale up / expand with themes and plugins
6. SEO Friendly & Google love it; 
7. Do not lock down like WIX / SquareSpace / Shopify

Let’s start how to create a website

Step 1

What is web hosting?

Web hosting is the place to your website files live, is like your house where your website live.

What is domain name?

Domain name is an address that people type in the browser to go to your website.
Web hosting is your house & domain name will be your address for the visitor to visit you.

For better SEO, get Top-level domain (LTD) example like: .com; .net; .org & .edu.
You may check up Domain Names — SEO Best Practices by Moz

Search your domain now!

Get your domain at NameCheap, price from USD0.88

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Step 2

WordPress Hosting Suggestion

I had tried / use more than 10 web hosting company in the pass, here are some web hosting companies that I’m using.

ServerFreak WordPress Hosting

ServerFreak is very famous is among the local WordPress Community, reasons that their affordable price, support and Powered by LITESPEED with LSCache. With LSCache, you don’t additional cost of getting additional cache plugin.

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ServerFreak WordPress Hosting

Cloudways WordPress Cloud Hosting

If you like to use WooCommerce and need to use Cloud VPS like Digital OceanLinode, GCP, or AWS, Cloudways makes it easier for you. You get to configure the specification that suits your needs. Unlike shared hosting, you do not share resources with others.

Please note that it doesn’t come with FREE domain, backup & CDN, you may purchase the domain separately from NameCheap or Exabytes and all other services at additional cost.

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Ulement WordPress Manage Services

Ulement | We create The Best SEO Practices Web Design & Development that Google loves to help your Business Growth
Ulement | We create The Best SEO Practices Web Design & Development that Google loves to help your Business Growth

If you need Lightning-Fast Web Hosting, Top Notch Security with Professional-Grade Web Application Firewall, with personalize WordPress’s theme, and Plugin Management, Daily Backup, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and many more, we will manage your WordPress website for you 🙂

Step 3

Choose the right WordPress theme

Theme is like the cloth of your website, you may choose the most suitable theme that suite your business website.

WordPress Theme Repository

You can find all kinds of FREE themes, from blog to news portal to business to eCommerce website.

ThemeForest Marketplace

Themeforest
ThemeForest Marketplace

The Best WordPress theme Marketplace, but most of them are overweight. Suggest use the bestseller theme with Elementor, for examples like Bridge or Phlox Pro.

Best WooCommerce Theme

Shoptimizer is the fastest WooCommerce theme I had used. It designed for better conversion. With proper speed optimization, you can get 90+ at Google PageSpeed Insights.

Step 4

Import website demo

Neve WordPresss Theme
Neve WordPresss Theme

This documentation teaches you how to import demo with FREE fast & lightweight theme Neve by Themeisle

 Phlox Pro WordPress Theme
Phlox Pro WordPress Theme

This documentation teaches you how to import demo with Multipurpose theme Phlox Pro from ThemeForest

Shoptimizer WordPress Theme
Shoptimizer WordPress Theme

This documentation teaches you how to import demo with Shoptimizer theme from CommerceGurus

After the demo is installed, you may use page builder Elementor to replace the image & text with your content.

Please note that Elementor is Page Builder, not post builder, to create post, please use WordPress editor – Gutenberg.

Bonus

Here are some MUST-HAVE 
plugins for WordPress website.

Google Site kit is the official WordPress plugin from Google for insights about how people find and use your site.

SEOPress is a powerful WordPress SEO plugin to optimize your SEO, boost your traffic, improve social sharing, build custom HTML and XML Sitemaps, create optimized breadcrumbs, add schemas / Google Structured data types, manage redirections 301 and so much more.

Shortpixel Image optimization plugin. There is no better compression result than ShortPixel. It compresses images and PDFs, WebP convert, and many more.

WP Fluent Forms create contact Forms are just a few clicks away. Select your form fields, click on them or just drag & drop them to the editor, put some dynamic conditional logics if necessary.

Ninja Firewall
NinjaFirewall (WP Edition) is a true Web Application Firewall. It allows any blog administrator to benefit from very advanced and powerful security features that usually aren’t available at the WordPress level, but only in security applications such as the Apache ModSecurity module or the PHP Suhosin extension.

Simple History works as a log/history/audit log/version history of the most important events that occur on WordPress.

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Tips, Tutorials and Resources

Worth It – WordPress plugin

Over the year, I had spends crazy amount of money in the WordPress plugin. Some are so good that I don’t mind paying yearly for it. Some plugins come with lifetime license, worth to getting it.

How to Convert Elementor to Gutenberg

Speed and lightweight, furthermore Gutenberg is the default WordPress block editor. Is way more easy to maintain the website, you can easily to build a Gutenberg website to score above 90 in Google Page Insights.

Jury at Malaysia Website Award

Thank you, Exabytes Malaysia Web Hosting for choosing me as Jury for Malaysia Website Award. Giving me the opportunities to give back the Malaysia WordPress Website Design industry.

Will CDN speed up my website?

Yes and no, it depends on your server location and target audience. Yes, if your target audience is global. If your target audience is local, I’ll suggest you save your money.

5 Organic Growth Strategies for 2021

Organic growth across all platforms still remains the most viable long-term strategy. It is not only relatively more sustainable than other growth methods, it is also a lot more rewarding.

Malaysia WordPress Community

WordPress Meetup is for all WordPress users from new to experienced to get together and discuss all things WordPress.

Regardless of whether you use WordPress for business or pleasure, as a blogger, developer, or designer, our monthly meetups are sure to help you get the most out of this amazing open-source software.

We would love for you to be a part of our welcoming, active and enthusiastic group. So please join us and come along to the next event!

Just like WordPress, joining the group and attending our meetup is absolutely free!

WordPress Meetup Kuala Lumpur
WordPress Meetup Kuala Lumpur
WordPress Meetup Penang
WordPress Meetup Penang
WordPress Meetup Kota Kinabalu
WordPress Meetup Kota Kinabalu

Malaysia Elementor Community

Calling all Elementor enthusiasts! Malaysia Elementor users unite and meet to share, learn and support one another.

Element Meetup Kuala Lumpur
Element Meetup Kuala Lumpur
Elementor Meetup Penang
Elementor Meetup Penang

Happy Client Success Stories

Danajamin Search Results

Search results rank in 0 position with accordion from website’s FAQ.

Problem: Website build more than 10 years ago without proper site structure and it didn’t get proper index by Google.

Solutions: Rebuild website with Better SEO Site Structure

The website get proper index by Google with Featured Snippets in 0 position, Accordion in Search Results and Site links.

Suitmulti Search Results

Website rank number 1 in search result, above Taobao and Shopee.

Problem: Website ranking dropping to page 6 due to an “enhancement” done by another web design agency.

Solutions: On-page SEO, Technical SEO and WordPress Management

Fine-tuned the website On-page SEO and Technical SEO. Plus solve out the problems of WordPress cores, theme and plugins.

Springwed Serach Results

Website rank number 1 targeted keywords in local search result.

Problem: Website original is build with WIX and is hard to find in Google, client tired of spending ads on digital marketing.

Solutions: Convert WIX to WordPress with Better SEO

Rebuild WIX to WordPress with keywords research, competitors research, better SEO content and site structure.

Why Our Customers Love Us

Malaysia Web Design and Development • WordPress Consultant • WordPress Managed Services

Julian and Seryee from Ulement are trustworthy and reliable solution providers. I like their speed while answering to my requests. I’ll would say give them a shot if anyone asks me about their services.
Clement Loh
Group CEO Of Finexus Group
Julian is a passionate designer who always trying his best. He took the initiative to followup closely with our team to make sure the project can be completed on time. We are pleased to work with him and start our new project with him soon.
Beh Chor How
CEO of Enfrasys Consulting
Julian has helped me tremendously making my business WordPress website faster. I liked his professional process, his deep knowledge and the friendly and open way we worked together. I am very happy with the results, and we will continue optimizing the site, as this is a constant task.
Dr. Klaus Reichert
Business Consultant

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Because we are expert in the WordPress Web Development and not Freelance Web Designer

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