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Become a WordPress Developer From Scratch

Start from Beginning and Become a Pro
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Last updated 12/2013
English
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  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
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What Will I Learn?
Learn Wordpress from Scratch
Learn wordpress.com
Pages, Posts, Categories, Plugins, Widgets, Themes and much more
Become a Web Developer
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Requirements
  • Web Server
  • Windows, OS X or Linux
Description

Did you know that 20-30%%%% of all websites on the Internet are powered by the Wordpress platform?

One of the reasons behind the success of Wordpress is it's flexibility, which allows developers to give superpowers to any website on a modular and easy manner.

In this course we'll cover the art and science of Wordpress Development from scratch. By developing a Simple Website we will cover everything you need to know to be able to create awesome websites that will run on the web.

This course shows how to get the most out of the self-hosted version of WordPress 3.x and create feature-rich blogs and websites.We explain how to get a web host, set up a domain, and download, configure, and upload WordPress to your newly hosted site. The course then dives fully into the tools in WordPress, demonstrating how to set up your profile and create content to share with your web audience. The course also includes tutorials on everything from adding images, video, formatting, and links that make posts pop, to installing plugins, creating custom themes, and attracting readers with permalinks, social sharing, and more.

Note: This course is also useful for migrating a blog from WordPress.com to a self-hosting solution.

Topics include:

  • Building and modifying a profile
  • Publishing posts and pages
  • Utilizing page templates
  • Inserting images, video, and other media
  • Working with themes
  • Understanding widgets
  • Creating child themes
  • Working with the Twenty Twelve theme
  • Setting up a site for search engine optimization (SEO)
  • Ensuring site security

If you've always wanted to create your own Wordpress Website or you need to learn how to do it quickly for work reasons, this is definitely the best way to go.

Don't postpone your dreams, GET STARTED TODAY :)

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone Interested in Learning WordPress
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Curriculum For This Course
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Introduction
2 Lectures 07:43
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Getting Started With Wordpress
5 Lectures 23:13

Using Workpress Offline
03:09

Installing Wordpress
06:33

Front End vs Back End
01:52

Exploring Dashboard
07:54
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Setting Up Profile
6 Lectures 28:58
Setting Up Profile
04:54

General Settings
05:17

Writing Settings
03:33

Reading Settings
02:44

Discussion Settings
06:15

Permalink Settings
06:15
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Dealing With Posts
4 Lectures 23:59
Introduction to Posts
05:00

Adding your first Post and Category
07:12

Formatting with links
06:38

Media Posts
05:09
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Manipulating Pages
4 Lectures 14:03
Introduction to Pages
03:35

Creating a Page
02:29

Page Attributes
05:51

Page Template
02:08
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Working with Wordpress Media
3 Lectures 08:43
Uploading Media
03:14

Creating gallery with Featured Image
03:03

Embedding youtube video
02:26
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Wordpress Settings
3 Lectures 08:29
making Front Page
01:53

manipulating Users
03:47

Comments
02:49
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Customization and Appearance
6 Lectures 29:39
Themes
06:21

Widgets
04:59

Text Widgets
03:26

menus
09:49

Background Image
03:04

Header
02:00
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9. Moving to Wordpress.com
4 Lectures 27:40
Setting up Wordpress.com Account
07:53

Exploring Dashboard
07:40

Polling
07:46

Ratings
04:21
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Handling Plug-Ins
3 Lectures 18:18
Introduction and Installation of Plugin
11:29

Recommanded Plugins
04:19

Dealing with Crashing of Plugins
02:30
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