What is WordPress page builder Elementor?

What is Wordpress page builder PRO and how does it work?

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This article is for you are looking for Elementor WordPress. Here I will show you what this page builder is and how you can use WordPress Elementor Page Builder on your websites.

Elementor is a tool of the WordPress, CMS of the world. CMS is the acronym for Content Management System — which translates to content management system, there are several on the market, but nothing beats WordPress in terms of possibilities, support and tools.

Content managers allow us to create websites even without knowing how to program, they have templates, plugins and other tools that make this easy for us. And in the specific case of WordPress, we have thousands of possibilities for creation, from blogs to virtual stores and large websites. Here in Brazil, we have some examples such as Toyota's website, Abril publisher, Rock in Rio, Gisele Bündchen and even the Wix blog (look at hehehe) is made in WordPress.

Just to give you an idea, more than 30% of websites worldwide are built with WordPress. And Elementor is the most used plugin (or one of the most, depending on when you're reading this article) and downloaded and used across the platform.

And of course if you want aperfeiçoar seus conhecimentos sobre Elementor o Chief of Design disponibiliza o Treinamento WP Elementor. A guided training to teach any professional how to create the website they want in record time and without knowing how to program. CLICK HERE and don't miss it!

So in this article you will see how to use this page builder and start creating your own websites in a simple and intuitive way.

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What is WordPress Element?

Caso você não saiba Elementor WordPress é plugin de page-builder para o CMS WordPress. Com ele é possível criar páginas de sites em uma interface real-time e do tipo “drag&drop”, ou seja, clicando e arrastando.

The Elementor plugin is one of the most popular in the WordPress community, becoming the platform's main page-builder. To use Elementor, you just need a WordPress site. If you don't know how to install WordPress or don't even know what it's about, I suggest you read this other article about WordPress.

Below you can check a live I made using the tool and as in just under 1 hour I created a site without messing with code, practically just “by clicking and dragging”.

What are the benefits of WordPress Elementor?

The main benefit is being able to create pages quickly, simply (by clicking and dragging) and without having to mess with code. We can list as some of the various benefits that Elementor can provide for you who need to create web pages, such as:

  • The learning curve is relatively quick and straightforward;
  • you don't need to buy the pro version (but it's great if you can);
  • there are several producers of themes, plugins and addons;
  • is one of the most used plugins by the WordPress community;
  • you don't need programming skills (but it's good if you do);
  • does not need knowledge in HTML is CSS (but it's great if you know);
  • it works regardless of the theme you are using, allowing you to add and delete elements on pages and posts.

How to install WordPress Element?

Installation is very simple. Just access the site wordpress plugin directory, search for Elementor and then click on “download”.

You also have the option to access your own WordPress site control panel, then go to: Plugins > Add New. IN the search field you should search for “Elementor“.

Below I have a video tutorial I recorded showing how you install Elementor on your WordPress site.

O vídeo acima faz parte de um curso de Elementor WordPress que gravei aqui para os seguidores do Chief of Design. If you want to learn more, click here.

How to use WordPress Element?

After installing Elementor, you just need to create a new page or post. Then click on “Edit with Elementor” and you're done. From there you will be redirected to the page creation screen, where you can configure and build the page your way.

As already said, Elementor is a “click and drag” page builder. To start creating the page, you will add elements and literally build your page that way.

On my Youtube channel I have a playlist where I show you step by step you can start working with Elementor. If you want to learn more, click here.

Is WordPress Elementor Paid?

Yes and no. You can use both free and paid versions. There are these two versions, free and paid, of the software, but in both you get your pages. That's what you read! If you don't have the money to buy the plugin, you can install and use it.

It is also possible, even in the free version, to install “addons” and other plugins that work together with Elementor WordPress, enhancing the features and possibilities of creating pages.

The big difference between the paid version, called the Elementor PRO, and the free one is in the tool's features.

The paid version of Elementor is much more complete as it contains several features that the free version does not have. To learn about the PRO version and all its benefits, click here.

How much does the paid version of WordPress Elementor cost?

The paid version of Elementor is currently available in three plans.

  • The “Personal” plan for unlimited use on 1 website is for $49.
  • The “Plus” plan for unlimited use on up to 3 sites is priced at $99.
  • The “Expert” plan for unlimited use on up to 1000 sites is priced at $199.

On all plans you have a 30 day warranty and 1 year of support and updates. The license is perpetual and you can use it forever.

The price is always applied in US Dollars, so depending on the current exchange rate, the value can be higher or lower.

To learn about the PRO version and all its benefits, click here .

Is it worth buying the paid version of WordPress Elementor?

Yes, super worth it. Elementor makes it much easier to build complete web pages and websites. And the coolest thing you can create your customers' websites with it. No problem. Therefore, the investment tends to pick up over time, if you work as a freelancer.

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If you don't work with websites, the Elementor PRO version will still help you, as it will help you save a lot of time and with the exclusive features of the paid version you'll have more agility and control over your project.

You can learn about the PRO version and all its benefits, click here on this link .


WordPress Elementor is certainly among the best page-builders today, in my opinion it is the best and most complete there is.

The facility that Elementor gives us when it comes to creating pages, its free version with lots of resources and all the support from the community with the creation of new tools and bug fixes is very great.

If you want to learn how to use this tool, I have good news for you.

In my channel on Youtube I have a series of videos where I show you how you can start creating your own websites with Elementor. Click here to check.

But if you want to go for a more advanced learning experience, get to know the WP Elementor. It is course is created by those who produce content, work with it and have years of experience in creating websites.

And do you already use Elementor? Leave your opinion, report or tip about this plugin below.

Strong hug.

Until later.

David Arty

Hi I am David Arty, founder from the blog Chief of Design.
I am from São Paulo, Brazil. I work with design, mainly with web design, since 2009. I try to transform crazy and complex ideas into simple, attractive and functional pieces.