Discover what makes WordPress an excellent choice for a financial or banking website. From responsive design to flexible options, extensive plugins, and much more, WordPress has been the choice for millions of financial businesses around the globe. In this article, we take a look at what makes a great WordPress website and highlight the best financial websites built by Americaneagle.com and WordPress.
3 Best Bank WordPress Website Design Examples
A well-designed website is crucial for any business, especially those in the financial sector. Banks must have a user-friendly interface, be visually appealing, easy to navigate for users, and have the highest security working in the background. See for yourself Americaneagle.com's top three banking websites with a perfect blend of modern aesthetics, intuitive navigation, and seamless integration of essential banking features.
Carolinas Telco Federal Credit Union
As the only credit union in North and South Carolina that serves the telecommunications industry exclusively, CTFCU needed a modern, dynamic website for its members. A high level of security and a flexible CMS was required to drive membership signups and boost the brand. Americaneagle.com created a new WordPress financial services website for CTFCU that offered a better user experience.
DuPage Credit Union
Americaneagle.com partnered with DuPage Credit Union to create an exceptional website that empowers members. The revamped credit union website showcases a range of enhancements that prioritize member convenience and engagement with over 30 calculators and comparison tools, providing members with the resources to make informed choices about their financial products.
Devon Bank wanted a modern look for its website that appealed to both a younger and older demographic. It was a tricky balancing act that Americaneagle.com took on with great success. Our team worked closely with Devon Bank to create a website that stood out from the crowd while also unifying a diverse membership.
Why Choose WordPress for Banking Websites?
Some of the biggest companies and organizations run on WordPress, including The White House, eBay, Sony, GM, CNN, Meta, Mercedes-Benz, and many more. WordPress has a variety of CMS solutions ranging from personal blogging to enterprise properties for large businesses with demanding digital needs and high-level security requirements.
So, what makes a great website? At Americaneagle.com, we implement the following features when building a WordPress website.
- Ease of use
- Scalability and customization
- Security and compliance
Ease of Use & Content Management
WordPress is well known for its uncomplicated and user-friendly CMS. It allows users of all abilities, including non-technical users, to easily make updates and manage the site. Banks make frequent updates publish news and essential information such as interest rates or financial reports. WordPress allows for admins to authorize users to a variety of roles and tasks. It's easy to add, edit, and delete content without technical skills. Leaving IT teams to manage other tasks.
Scalability & Customization
The open-source nature of WordPress makes for extensive customization. Custom post types and banking-specific plugins allow the platform to be molded to a financial institution's specific needs. Scale is the ability to increase the capacity of a site so that it can effortlessly handle more users and traffic with no performance issues. WordPress is a great choice for financial institutions with a large online customer base. WordPress-built websites can handle high traffic loads, but the proper hosting infrastructure and optimizations are needed. Specific themes, plugins, and other factors will need to be considered, too. Please speak to our WordPress experts for more details.
Security & Compliance
Security is a cornerstone of financial institutions, and WordPress when properly configured and maintained, can provide a robust platform for safeguarding sensitive data. The best websites protect their visitors with the highest level of security.
Regular security updates from WordPress and security-focused plugins and best practices help defend against vulnerabilities and threats. Moreover, managed WordPress hosting offered by reputable providers enhances security measures further. To adhere to stringent industry regulations like PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) or GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), WordPress can be tailored to meet these specific requirements, ensuring compliance and data protection.
All of the above elements and many more are incorporated by Americaneagle.com into every WordPress website we develop.
WordPress Bank Web Design FAQs
What experience does your agency have with WordPress?
Our agency has extensive experience with WordPress, having worked on numerous projects spanning various industries, including the financial sector. At Americaneagle.com, we have successfully designed and developed WordPress websites for banks and financial institutions, ranging from small community banks to larger national banks.
How do you approach website security and data protection for bank websites on WordPress?
Americaneagle.com takes website security and data protection very seriously. For bank websites on the WordPress platform, we provide regular updates, secure logins, firewall protections, strong hosting, malware scanning, user permissions, and much more, to ensure the safety of your website and your data. Additionally, we’re partnered with WP Engine and WordPress VIP for your utmost protection against threats. For more information about the security measures we employ, contact us today.
Can you share testimonials or references from previous clients in the financial industry?
We're proud of the positive feedback we've received from banks and financial institutions we've worked with, and we'd be happy to share their experiences. Please contact us and we can supply those on request.
Do you offer ongoing maintenance and support for the website after it's built?
Yes, Americaneagle.com offers ongoing maintenance and support for all website projects launched. Our dedicated account management team is with you every step of the way and proactively monitors your website on an ongoing basis. We tailor our support to fit your needs. For more information on maintenance and website support, contact the WordPress specialists at Americaneagle.com.
Can you customize the website to align with our bank's branding and unique requirements?
Customization is one of our strengths at Americaneagle.com. We collaborate closely with your team to comprehend the specific needs, goals, and branding guidelines of your bank. We adapt our design and development process to meet your unique requirements.
How do you ensure the website is mobile-friendly and responsive?
At Americaneagle.com, we follow responsive web design best practices, ensuring that your website adapts to various screen sizes and devices. We conduct rigorous testing across different browsers and devices to guarantee a consistent and user-friendly experience.
What plugins or third-party integrations can be used to enhance our website's functionality?
We integrate a variety of plugins and third-party solutions to amplify your website's functionality and cater to your exact needs. Our team meticulously selects and configures the most suitable plugins to seamlessly integrate with your existing systems, ensuring a cohesive and user-friendly experience.
How long will it take to complete the website, and what is the process from planning to launch?
Depending on the complexity of the project, the timetable may change. We give you a thorough project plan with deadlines and deliverables. Our process usually includes a discovery, planning, design, development, testing, and deployment process that is supported by open communication and opportunities for feedback/revision.
What is the cost of building a WordPress website for our bank, including both initial development and ongoing expenses?
Americaneagle.com offers clear pricing that is determined by the size of your project. This covers the price of domain registration, hosting, development, and any other extra features or services you might need. In order to make sure there are no unstated costs, we will also specify the ongoing maintenance and support expenses.
Why should I choose Americaneagle.com for building a bank website?
Americaneagle.com is committed to helping financial institutions harness the power of WordPress to achieve their strategic objectives. Our expertise, and VIP Gold Partner status with WordPress, along with a suite of digital services make us a valuable partner for banks seeking to thrive and grown in the digital landscape. Additional services for financial institutions include SEO, digital marketing, analytics and data analysis, and UX design. Learn more about our VIP Gold Partner and the benefits it brings to bank clients.
Looking for an Agency to Build a Bank Website on WordPress?
Financial institutions will find powerful WordPress features that give the customers a pleasant experience and are easy to navigate. In addition, WordPress sites have a great deal of flexibility and customization options and a CMS that is built optimal all technical levels. Making these and other features the go-to choice for financial institutions. Ready to build a better banking website? Reach out to Americaneagle.com by calling (877) 932-6691 or the contact us form to discuss your web design and web development needs.