Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating static pages for more info and a contact form, part of Start with a Theme: Photography Portfolios in WordPress.
In addition to your portfolio and an optional blog, you should add a couple of…static pages to your site.…At a very minimum, you just set up an About or Bio page with information about…yourself and a Contact page that allows people to get in touch with you.…When it comes to the contact page, I always recommend using the contact form.…This solves two problems at the same time.…It makes it easy for people to get in touch with you without having to open an…e-mail application and it prevents your e-mail address from being snooped up by…evil spambots with resulting thousands of spam e-mails.…
Building these pages is as easy as publishing posts,…you just do it in the pages sections instead.…If I go to the Pages section, you see I've already create an About me page and I…can right click on View and open in a New Tab and you can see that page It's…just a picture of me and a short bio.…Now I want to create a contact page as well, but before I do that I have to…install a plug-in that will allow me to create a contact form, so I'll go to…
- Adding photos through posts
- Creating static pages for more info and a contact form
- Creating a custom menu
- Adjusting theme options
- Getting and installing the AutoFocus 2.0 LITE theme