How to Edit Your Website

Adam Grobelny February 9, 2015

Tips for Making Quick and Easy Edits Using Visual Studio Express for Web

Making edits to your website can be intimidating for someone who is not well-versed in website design. There is a fear of “breaking” your website even when attempting to change something minor.

It’s a good thing to trust the experts to design your website, but what about when you just want to make a quick text edit or just add a new picture? We’re here to tell you that yes, you can do it yourself with just a little bit of knowledge and training!

There is a great, free tool you can easily learn to make small website updates. Microsoft Visual Studio Express for Web allows you to access your website’s files to make basic edits, changes and additions. Learning the program is pretty simple if you’re just looking to make some small updates. We’ve compiled a guide that will walk you through the process.

This guide will cover:

  • Text Changes
  • Working with Images
  • Updating the Banner
  • Updating the Gallery
  • Working with Hyperlinks
  • Adding a New Page


Keeping your website timely and fresh is an important part of staying ahead of the competition, so any way you can empower yourself or your employees to make even the smallest updates can help in delighting your customers and prospects.

If you have any questions along the way or need help with something, don’t hesitate to contact us to speak with a web design expert.

Do you have any experience with making website edits? What are some of your challenges when it comes to keeping your site content fresh and up-to-date? We’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments below.

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