Many people start building their site using platforms like Blogger, Weebly, and Wix. When we talk to our clients, they are not interested in moving their site to self-hosted WordPress for two reasons. One is security Spain B2B List and the other is the drag and drop site builder. Keeping security aside, a bad page building experience is one of the biggest reasons people don’t choose WordPress. However, WordPress page builder plugins have changed this situation by providing smooth user experience. Elementor is one such plugin that lets you create beautiful layouts and create a landing page in WordPress using built-in elements. Related: Weebly site builder review. WordPress editor or site builder In fact, WordPress doesn’t offer anything called a page builder. You will have a content editor where you can create your post or page and publish it online.
In the light of, Many third-party developers offer page builder plugins to fill in the gaps of WordPress and provide a true page builder experience. WPBakery Page Builder (Visual Composer), Beaver Builder, SiteOrigin Page Builder and Elementor are some of the most popular plugins among them. Installing Elementor Elementor is a free plugin that you can install from the WordPress plugin repository. Although the basic plugin is free, you need to upgrade to use pro stuff. There are over 4 million active users who have Elementor plugin on their site. It has almost 5 star reviews from over 5K users. Install and activate the plugin like any other plugin. Install Elementor Install Elementor Elementor menus After installing the plugin, you will see new menu items – Elementor and Templates.
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Elementor Settings Elementor Settings The settings for free users are limited so that you can activate the plugin for posts and pages. Additionally, you can configure advanced styles and settings. Unfortunately, most of the options like fonts, icons, and templates are for premium users. Frankly, we don’t understand why include all these options as separate menu items instead of showing everything under one pro menu item.Depending on your internet speed, Elementor Page Builder editor interface will take few seconds to few minutes to load. We know drag and drop editors are very slow no matter Weebly plugin or Visual Composer in WordPress.