Client Instructions

Our extensive library of help materials empowers our clients with the tools and instructions to manage their products after launch.

We created these documents to help in the process of setup, post-launch services, and applying regular updates and maintenance. We also provide private lessons for teams needing a more custom instruction.

If you are just starting a website project with us, please fill out our Website Project Questionnaire to get the ball rolling.

Scale Image Sizes to Boost Performance

When uploading images to your website, there are several factors to keep in mind in order to avoid slowing down your website's load times. This article will discuss these factors and the ways in which you can optimize images to best support web operation.

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Integrating Newsletters Into Your Business Strategy

Mailchimp is an automated email marketing platform that simplifies the marketing process, allowing users to manage mailing lists, design newsletters, create custom email templates, gather data and insights, and more.

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Two-Factor Authentication for WordPress

Two-factor authentication serves to ensure that your identity is legitimate and protect your information against criminal cyber activity. Learn about two-factor authentication and how to get started securing your sensitive information.

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Optimizing Your Website Media for SEO and Web Accessibility

This document provides an explanation on how optimizing your media and images can boost both web accessibility and SEO, and provides instructions on how to do so.

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Setup your Google My Business Profile

Google My Business is a free and easy-to-use tool that promotes business profiles and websites on Google Search and Maps. No matter the size of your company, it is essential for users to be able to find information about you online.

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Yoast SEO WordPress Plugin for Beginner’s

We've selected some great instructional materials on Search Engine Optimization (SEO) to maximize your website to its full potential.

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Setting Up User Roles in WordPress

This document provides instructions on how to configure role access capabilities to users in WordPress.

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Add an Additional Website on WP Engine

This document provides instructions on how to add an additional site to your WP Engine hosting account.

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Edit a Page in WordPress Using Visual Composer

This document provides instruction for more advanced WordPress users on how to edit a page using the backend visual editor in WordPress.

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Edit a Page in WordPress using the Visual Editor

This document provides instruction on using the visual editor in WordPress, typically the easiest way to edit page content.

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Create a Privacy Policy For Your Website

If you collect personal information from our website visitors, then you need to have a Privacy Policy posted to your site.

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Create an Email Alias in Gmail for Business

This document provides instructions on how to create an email alias in Gmail for Business.

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Setup a Universal Profile Image with Gravatar

This document provides instructions on how to add your profile image to Gravatar.

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Login to your WordPress Website

Learn how to login to your new WordPress website and reset your password.

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Setup your Google Maps API for your Website

These instructions show you how to register and set up the Google Maps API for use on your website.

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Stop Spam Bots with reCAPTCHA

Prevent spam and abuse through your web forms, while letting your valid users pass through with ease.

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Setup Google Search Console for Better SEO

Add your website "property" to Google Search Console and start measuring your search performance.

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Setup Google Analytics for your Website

Add a Google Analytics tracking code to your website and start measuring your website visitor performance.

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Setup your Hosting & WordPress Website

Get your website hosting setup on WP Engine and running on the WordPress CMS platform.

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Setup a MailChimp Online Newsletter Account

Capture and manage your email contacts through a simple newsletter lead form linked to MailChimp.

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Adding Social Proof to Your Website with Logos

Adding brand logos to your website that everyone knows and trusts grabs attention and the perception of validity for your business.

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Email Marketing Campaign Checklists

Once you have determined your marketing strategy, this checklist process will help you monitor the design, content, and technicalities of your email marketing campaign.

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The Basics to WordPress Search Engine Optimization

SEO best practices to improve your "organic" search rankings on Google.

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Instagram Best Practices For Your Business

Instagram is a great way to introduce your followers to the lifestyle of your brand through a visual story. When done well, thousands of followers will deliver instant validation of your posts and feel connected to your products and services.

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Why I Recommend WP Engine for WordPress Hosting

Galactic has been developing WordPress websites on WP Engine for the better part of a decade now and rely on their efficient features and fast speed.