Getting Started with WordPress

INTRO TO WORDPRESS

ABOUT THIS CLASS

WordPress is one of the most requested skills in the world. Don’t know how to use WordPress? Now’s the time to learn! It’s a really easy platform that will make your life a lot more lucrative if you can figure out how to use it!

This class gives an overview of what WordPress is and teach you how to build a website worth $1000 using the popular software, WordPress. By the end of the class, you should have everything you need to start building your own customised website and blog.

CHAPTERS

  • Introduction to WordPress
  • Difference between WordPress.org and WordPress.com
  • Differences between a blog and a website
  • Using WordPress as a Content Management System
  • Structure of a WordPress Site
  • Dashboard
  • Adding a post, page, links, media and gallery
  • Categories and Tags
  • Installing and Customizing Theme
  • Installing Plugins
  • Using Widgets
  • Using Menus
  • Adding Social Media Icons
  • Adding a Contact Form
  • Basic Search Engine Optimisation
  • Adding a Newsletter using MailChimp

PREREQUISITES

No coding background is required for this class.