Afrihost Linux packages from Silver to Platinum offer a free site builders which you can use based on a template. Once you install the templates, you can customise the look & feel based on what you desire.
Afrihost also offers access to Softaculous which is a commercial script library that automates the installation of commercial and open-source web applications to a website. For example, if you have designed your website on WordPress this offers you a way to add your WordPress site.
Some Softaculous applications offered:
WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability.
AbanteCart is a free PHP based eCommerce solution for merchants to provide ability in creating an online business and sell.
PrestaShop is professional e-Commerce shopping cart software
Joomla is an award-winning CMS, which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications.
Both Site Builder and Softaculous can be accessed via cPanel/ CWP.
To access follow these steps:
- Log in to your Client Zone - https://clientzone.afrihost.com
- Select on Hosting tab
- Select your domain
- Click Website Manager
- Log into Website Manager
- Search for or scroll until you find Softaculous Apps installer.
AfriDesign will design and maintain your website, so you can focus on what you do best - bringing in clients. Best of all, all your hosting fees are included at a great price.
These days there is so much stuff on the internet, it’s really important to make sure that your logo and website are funky and fresh enough to impress potential clients. But then you have to find them first, which is where Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) comes in. If it sounds like a lot of admin - it’s because it can be.
Let AfriDesign do all the tricky logo and website design for you, and as well as your SEO. They’ll also give you one easy amount to pay that includes all that admin, plus your monthly hosting fee, as well as FREE domain registration (for .co.za domains). If you’re a small business owner just getting started, or want to give your business a digital facelift - it’s perfect for you!
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