Become a WordPress Developer From Scratch

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  • Lectures 53
  • Length 4 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 12/2013 English

Course 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 :)

What are the requirements?

  • Web Server
  • Windows, OS X or Linux

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn Wordpress from Scratch
  • Learn wordpress.com
  • Pages, Posts, Categories, Plugins, Widgets, Themes and much more
  • Become a Web Developer
  • Much More

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone Interested in Learning WordPress

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Introduction
Preview
04:54
Installing XAMP Server
Preview
02:49
Section 2: Getting Started With Wordpress
What is Wordpress
Preview
03:45
Using Workpress Offline
03:09
Installing Wordpress
06:33
Front End vs Back End
01:52
Exploring Dashboard
07:54
Section 3: Setting Up Profile
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
Section 4: Dealing With Posts
Introduction to Posts
05:00
Adding your first Post and Category
07:12
Formatting with links
06:38
Media Posts
05:09
Section 5: Manipulating Pages
Introduction to Pages
03:35
Creating a Page
02:29
Page Attributes
05:51
Page Template
02:08
Section 6: Working with Wordpress Media
Uploading Media
03:14
Creating gallery with Featured Image
03:03
Embedding youtube video
02:26
Section 7: Wordpress Settings
making Front Page
01:53
manipulating Users
03:47
Comments
02:49
Section 8: Customization and Appearance
Themes
06:21
Widgets
04:59
Text Widgets
03:26
menus
09:49
Background Image
03:04
Header
02:00
Section 9: 9. Moving to Wordpress.com
Setting up Wordpress.com Account
07:53
Exploring Dashboard
07:40
Polling
07:46
Ratings
04:21
Section 10: Handling Plug-Ins
Introduction and Installation of Plugin
11:29
Recommanded Plugins
04:19
Dealing with Crashing of Plugins
02:30
Section 11: Templates
Child Themes
08:05
Page Templates
02:32
Section 12: Files Heirarchy
Files Heirarchy
04:11
Manual Installation
01:53
Section 13: Moving to Online Self Hosting
Creating Account and Uploading wordpress
09:05
Configuring Wordpress for online host
04:24
Importing Wordpress Contents
04:03
Section 14: SEO and Maintainance
Permalinks
02:54
Search Engine Optimization for Wordpress Sites
07:55
Section 15: Backup and Recovery
Wordpress Backups
04:54
Recovering from mishap
02:10
Section 16: Conclusion
Conclusion
01:13
Section 17: Exercise Files
File
Article

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