Your center’s designated go-to for website launch information and resources.

Launch Date:

June 1, 2021

Welcome to your SBDC WordPress Prelaunch page.

Here you will find useful information about how to properly configure your new website and ensure a successful launch.

Upcoming Trainings

Tuesday, May 25
2:00 — 2:45 PM

Previous Trainings

Wednesday, May 5
2:00 — 2:45 PM

Friday, May 7
2:00 — 2:45 PM

Pre-Launch Checklist

View your center’s website launch workbook in Google Sheets:

View Workbook

Download Checklist PDF


We need your input

Please fill out the zoom form and the homepage slider form ASAP, this will greatly speed up the process of configuration.

Deadline: 12:00 noon | May 14

Homepage Slider Configuration Form

** Important Note**
Be sure to view the slider options before you complete this homepage slider survey!

Zoom Configuration Form

How is your ZOOM registration form set up? What questions do you ask event participants when they register?

Homepage 3-column Grid Form

If you wish to customize the content and links for the 3-column grid located halfway down the homepage, please enter the pages you’d like each box to link to.

Training Videos:


Navigating the WordPress Dashboard

An overview of what your dashboard menu is, and how each section relates to the “frontend” of the website.


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Creating SBDC Training Events

Check out what training events look like on the new website, and learn the different steps of creating a new event.


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Adding SBDC Team Members to your website

Keep your center’s team page up-to-date and looking great by following a few basic steps demonstrated in this short video.


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How-to add Client Stories (Spotlights) to your website

This video will demonstrate what a client story looks like on the new websites and the right steps to create a new story for your clients.


The basics of WordPress content editing

Learn the first steps of editing page content by using the content-type menus, triggered by either the forward-slash key “/” or the “[+]” plus icon.


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Editing the About Us image mosaic

Learn how to customize the image mosaic on your website’s About Us page. Consider using images that highlight your SBDC’s local personality.


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Feeling overwhelmed?

Launching your new website is no small task. We all have busy schedules and multiple things competing for our attention. If you’re feeling stuck – reach out to us and we’ll find a time to connect in a 1-to-1 meeting to learn how we can provide additional support.

Need some extra help?

Let’s schedule some time to talk.

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