WordPress Web Development

WordPress Web Development

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Course Details

WordPress is the world’s best and most popular website development framework and this hands-on course takes you through from the basics, including installation and set up, to cover all the most useful features and tools WordPress offers. Whether you already have a site and want to manage it properly or are starting completely from scratch, this is the course for you. Prerequisite
  • No prior knowledge of Wordpress is required as everything will be covered in this course.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS would be beneficial however its not compulsory.
Why to take this course?
  • Install Wordpress on your computer
  • Navigate around the Wordpress dashboard, know what everything does and how to use it.
  • Know how to configure Wordpress for best results
  • Gain the skill to create a fully functioning website using WordPress
  • Gain the knowledge and skill to sell your products and services online
  • Gain the knowledge to collect payment directly through your website.
  • Gain the skill to set up an automated system to generate and capture leads for your business!
  • Gain knowledge on the essential elements that make up a business website.
Course Outline
  • Selecting and registering a domain
  • Hosting your website
  • Understand WordPress basics
  • Installing and updating WordPress automatically
  • How to customise your WordPress dashboard
  • How to make a search engine friendly website structure
  • How to create new posts in WordPress
  • How to create new pages in WordPress
  • How to post to your website via email
  • Adding and managing users
  • How to use and format images in WordPress
  • How to add YouTube videos to posts and pages
  • How to install WordPress themes automatically
  • How to upload and install themes manually
  • How to upgrade themes automatically
  • How to customise your WordPress theme
  • How to customise the top navigation menu
  • How to create a static front page
  • How to create a sales page and buy now button
  • How to use WordPress widgets in the sidebar
  • How to install plugins automatically
  • How to upload and install plugins manually
  • How to upgrade and delete plugins automatically
  • How to integrate social media to your WordPress website
  • How to add twitter to your WordPress website
  • How to create a contact form in WordPress
  • How to customise your contact form
  • How to add a subscription form/opt-in box to gather leads and visitor information
  • How to protect your WordPress website from spammers
  • Controlling spam comments in WordPress
  • Installing and using SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) plugins
  • Simple keyword tweaks to increase your WordPress website ranking
  • How to create backups for your WordPress Website
  • How to restore a previous backup of your WordPress Website
  • How to make your WordPress website mobile friendly
  • How to track your WordPress website statistics using Google Analytics
  • Advanced WordPress theme
  • Advanced techniques to creating the website you want
  • Advanced menu bar customisation
  • Customised 404 error page
  • Widgets on certain pages
  • Advanced photo galleries
  • Create an optin box
  • Integrating autoresponders and follow up messages
  • Posting to a blog using email
  • Scheduling posts
  • Adding posts to an autoresponder
  • Creating sales pages
  • Recommended WordPress plugins
  • Creating bespoke buy now buttons
  • Creating PayPal buy now buttons
  • Creating WordPress users
  • Creating membership levels within a WordPress website
  • Adding an online shop to your website
  • WordPress website SEO
  • Advanced website statistics using Google Analytics
  • Backing up a WordPress website
  • Restoring a WordPress website backup
  • Moving a WordPress website to another domain
  • Speeding up WordPress websites
  • Get a WordPress site found by Google
  • Page speed testing