“How To…” Videos

 

Get the most from your Flat White Website.

Now you’ve got your website template, let’s make sure you can make it your own, quickly and simply.

Our handy videos show you step-by-step how-to set-up, edit and customise your website. We’ve also added PDF guides to most of these videos, and more will be coming soon.

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Just ask – we’re always happy to help.   

All the basics

An introductory walk through your website – how to set it up and what you can edit.

General introduction

This guides you through the main elements of your website

General Introduction PDF

The WordPress Dashboard

After you have logged in to your website, this is where you will land.

Introduction to your About, Blog and Contact Pages

An explanation about the pages already set up on your website, and how to edit the content.

Introduction to the Home Page

Demonstrating the special features that you can edit.

Introduction to the Home Page PDF

Logging In

How to log in to your WordPress website

Standard Page Templates

Introduction to the standard Page Templates, available with The Macchiato and The Flat White packages.

Getting Started

How to get your website up and running, fast

The WordPress Dashboard

After you have logged in to your website, this is where you will land.

Logging In

How to log in to your WordPress website

Standard Page Templates

Introduction to the standard Page Templates, available with The Macchiato and The Flat White packages.

Customising your website

The low-down on the WordPress Customiser – for example, how you can edit your brand colours and typography.

How to Add and Edit Social Media links

Social Media links can be added to your Footer via the Customizer.

How to Edit your Contact Details

This applies to your contact details across your website.

How to edit Colours

Whichever Blend you have chosen, you can choose the colour combinations that best suit your brand.

How to edit the Landing Page Website

How to edit the Title Tagline and Logo

Edit your Site Title (ours is Flat White Design), add or edit your Tagline, and add or edit your Logo.

How to edit the Typography

Choose the typography across your website from a carefully curated list, designed for each blend.

How to edit your Hero Image

The Hero Image is the image that fills the screen at the top of your Home Page, so creates the mood for your website.

Introduction to the Customizer

Find your way around this invaluable WordPress resource.

Making your Home Page your own

How to add or edit home page panels and services offered and add quotes, such as customer testimonials.

Add extra Testimonial Sections – Multi Page Websites

Alternative places for Testimonials to appear on your Home Page.

Adding Extra Testimonial sections – Single Page Websites

Add extra Testimonials to other sections of your website.

How to Add a Button

How to add a regular button anywhere on your website that you can link to your own content or outside resources.

How to Add or Edit a Home Page Panel

Add text or photos in any combination to make the most of your Home Page.

How to Add Services to your Home Page

This is where you can list some or all of the services etc that you offer.

Introduction to the Home Page

Demonstrating the special features that you can edit.

Introduction to the Home Page PDF

Editing Posts and Pages

How to edit and add pages, blogs and posts

Adding a new Blog or Post

How to add your latest news to your website via a blog or post.

How to Add a Page

If your have The Macchiato or The Flat White package, you can add unlimited extra pages.

How to create a Portfolio Page

If you have a Flat White Package, you can create and add items to a Portfolio Page.

How to Edit the About Page

Add all the important details about you.

Editing your Blog Page

This is the page which will display an image and a short extract from each blog (or post).

Introduction to your About, Blog and Contact Pages

An explanation about the pages already set up on your website, and how to edit the content.

Introduction to the Home Page

Demonstrating the special features that you can edit.

Introduction to the Home Page PDF

Content stuff

How to add and edit content, including privacy policy, buttons and menus

How to Add a Button

How to add a regular button anywhere on your website that you can link to your own content or outside resources.

Cookie Notice and Privacy Policy

How and when to activate a Cookie Notice and link to your Privacy Policy

How to Add or Edit Photos

Add your own photos to bring your website to life.

How to create a Portfolio Page

If you have a Flat White Package, you can create and add items to a Portfolio Page.

How to Edit Navigation or Menus

Choose what pages show in which menu (or navigation).

Editing your photos, videos and PDFs

Easy ways to add and edit different media across your website

How to Add a PDF

Linked to downloadable resources on your website

How to add giveaways to the Landing Page website sign-up form

How to Add or Edit Photos

Add your own photos to bring your website to life.

How to add Videos

How to add videos hosted on an external website e.g. Vimeo or YouTube

Adding Quotes

How to add and display customer testimonials

Add extra Testimonial Sections – Multi Page Websites

Alternative places for Testimonials to appear on your Home Page.

Adding Extra Testimonial sections – Single Page Websites

Add extra Testimonials to other sections of your website.

How to Add or Edit Rotators

Rotators display your quotes.

How to Add or Edit Testimonials

These are quotes from customers or clients to promote your business.

Editing the Menus

How to edit your main menu and footer menu

How to Add a Dropdown Menu

with sub items

How to Edit Navigation or Menus

Choose what pages show in which menu (or navigation).

Contact Forms

Contact Form entries

Where to find entries via your Contact Form.

Adding eCommerce

Start selling on your site – find out how to add a portfolio page and Stripe Buy Buttons

How to add a Stripe Buy Button

If you have a Flat White package, you can add a Stripe Buy Button anywhere on your website, including a Portfolio Page.

How to create a Portfolio Page

If you have a Flat White Package, you can create and add items to a Portfolio Page.

How to change your Portfolio Page Layout

If you have a Flat White Package, you can create and add items to a Portfolio Page, and choose the layout that works best for your content.