WordPress Whiz

$150 Limited GST free
WordPress Whiz

WordPress, WordPress, WordPress. Who are you? What are you? And where did you come from? Why do all these people keep calling you Open Source? What’s your deal? I mean, why do so many people love you

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$150 Limited GST free
WordPress Whiz

WordPress, WordPress, WordPress. Who are you? What are you? And where did you come from? Why do all these people keep calling you Open Source? What’s your deal? I mean, why do so many people love you

...

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WordPress, WordPress, WordPress. Who are you? What are you? And where did you come from? Why do all these people keep calling you Open Source? What’s your deal? I mean, why do so many people love you so much? Why are you so powerful and versatile and beautiful? What can/can’t you handle? What is WordPress (WP)? What can I say? I love WordPress way too much, just like my coffee and a good glass of wine. If you love yourself some WordPress, you’re in the right place.


WordPress is an online, open source website creation tool. But in non-geek speak, it’s probably the easiest and most powerful blogging and website content management system (or CMS) in existence today. So if you use WordPress to publish on the web, you are in good company. Many famous blogs, news outlets, music sites, Fortune 500 companies and celebrities are using WordPress. Here are just a few examples of the types of websites you can build with WordPress:

  • Blog
  • E-commerce
  • Business
  • News
  • Photography
  • Music
  • Membership


How to use the more advanced features of WordPress to build onto a beautiful websites, quickly and effectively. Learn how to adjust and make your website look more slick and professional including adding social media integration and a shopping cart at this hands-on course. You’ll learn about search engine optimisation and making your site device-responsive. Our experienced trainers will take you through the more advanced features offered by Wordpress.org, with self-hosting, more advanced plugins and security.


Training on this software has been broken into two separate courses:
WordPress – Mastering the Basics
WordPress Whizz


IN THIS COURSE YOU WILL LEARN

  1. A quick revision of the basics of setting up WordPress
  2. Backup and Install a WebPress Website
  3. Link to Social Media through Facebook, Twitter Feeds and LinkedIn
  4. Organise and change your Pages and Posts
  5. Create a Paypal Shopping Cart
  6. A brief introduction to HTML, CSS and PHP
  7. Create and work with Child Themes
  8. Update your Website
  9. Create a navigation menu
  10. Create slide show Gallery
  11. Add a contact form


WHAT TO BRING

  • An email account (to be linked to Wordpress)
  • Password to the email account
  • Writing materials and pens
  • USB memory stick (optional)


Please note: This training will be delivered in a computer room in a Microsoft Windows 10 environment. If you prefer to bring your own laptop you are welcome to do so, however the tutor will not be able to solve technical problems in class.


PRE-REQUISITES
Assumes a basic understanding of the internet as well as basic knowledge of personal computers and the Windows operating system. This course is intended for people who have used WordPress, and who want to learn how to use WordPress the more advanced features.


LEARNING PATHWAY
The learning pathway shall consist of face-to-face delivery involving class room demonstrations; discussions; practical tasks; group activities; Q & A and one-on-one support.

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