WordPress II Website Design

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Course NameStart DateEnd DateDaysSession DatesTimeTuitionHoursRegister
WordPress II12/15/1812/15/18Saturday12/15/189:00 AM - 5:30 PM$395.007Register

Overview

WordPress Website Design Day 1

Using the website created in WordPress Part 1, you will learn more advanced features of WordPress, including advanced plugins, customizing the style sheet, evaluating additional themes and plugins, and using resources available from WordPress.org and WordPress.com. All participants receive electronic copies of the training materials used throughout the day

Participants must take Part 1 and have a good workable understanding of WordPress, or if self-taught, must build the basic site created in Part 1, prior to scheduled day of the class (mandatory). Create free PayPal account and confirm it prior to scheduled day of the class. (Optional, but necessary if you want to receive payments through your website.)

Your Own WordPress Hosted Site

  • Get Domain Name & Hosting
  • How to Set Up WordPress
  • Install WordPress
  • Login and Logout of WordPress
  • Change Password
  • Change Permalinks
  • Updating WordPress

Customizing The Site’s Look & Function

  • Installing Class Theme
  • Inserting and Deleting Pages & Posts Review
  • Create Your Favicon

Responsive Design Techniques

  • Modifying Text for Mobile Devices
  • Modifying Images for Mobile Devices
  • Hiding Sections When Designing for Mobile Devices

Search Engine Optimization

  • How to Make Sure Your Website Is Optimized for Search Engines
  • Using Simple URL’s That Will Improve ‘Click Through’ Rates
  • Tagging and Categorizing Your Posts – How to Do It and Why It’s Important
  • How to Add Meta Descriptions in Your Content to Improve Ranking
  • Best Practices When Linking

How to Take Advantage of The Social Web

  • How to Sharing Your Content on Other Social Networks
  • Auto-Posting to Twitter
  • Adding ‘Share’ Buttons
  • How to Add A Newsletter
  • How to Integrate Your Content with Twitter and Facebook

Accepting PayPal Payments

  • Installing PayPal Payment Plugin
  • Configuring PayPal Payment Plugin

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