Let’s say you have already reserved your domain name and found hosting which will store your WordPress website. If you still haven’t finished the site, it would be a good thing to consider adding a “coming soon” page which will load for anyone trying to enter your site.
You can use an image or short video and add contact information so your visitors know something is happening. If you want a dramatic effect because you’re launching something big, put a timer on your single page and make people impatient about your product, service or simply your new website you’re currently designing.
Of course, you can create a page in WordPress, place simple HTML code or just upload an image as a background. But to make everything even simpler, we’re going to show you plugins which will do the hard work for you and create beautiful “coming soon” pages.
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Coming Soon CC
This plugin comes both in free and paid version. It works with every theme so you can install it even with the default one while you’re building your own. The plugin is responsive which means that your Coming Soon page will look great on any device no matter the screen size. Coming Soon CC can be used without writing a single line of code, yet it is very customizable. It includes Google Fonts, Google Analytics, there is an integrated option for sending mails through the page and much, much more.
But, if you want your Coming Soon page to really stand out, you’ll probably be interested in the Pro version. You will have to pay $29 for one site or $49 for unlimited use but the PRO version comes with six professionally designed pages and it will be ready for MailChimp as well as for Google AdWords.
Ultimate Coming Soon Page
With this plugin, you can easily set up your new Coming Soon page. If you’re working on the site, once you log in you will get a full access to your website while everyone else will be redirected to a Coming Soon page you can design in just a few clicks. Change background picture, colors, add a logo or use custom HTML and CSS to style the page. It comes with multisite and BuddyPress support and will let you use Google Fonts which means over 600 fonts to choose from.
The free version is limited in options. So if you want more from the plugin, you will have to reach into your pocket and pay for one of the offered licenses. Pro version will give you tons of options; from making your Coming Soon page mobile friendly (responsive), more customization options which will allow you to easily style footer area, add favicons to Google Analytics support, progress bar with automatic completion calculator , social media buttons and much, much more. Check out the list of features (https://www.seedprod.com/features/?utm_source=coming-soon-pro-description&utm_medium=link&utm_campaign=coming-soon-pro-description) and see what this plugin can do for you.