Build A Job Board Website
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Build A Job Board Website

Using Wordpress, you'll have your own job board website (like Monster or Indeed) up and running in an afternoon.
4.5 (4 ratings)
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1,104 students enrolled
Created by Rich Peterson
Last updated 12/2016
English
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Includes:
  • 44 mins on-demand video
  • 4 Articles
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Build their own hosted Wordpress job board website
  • Set up a domain and hosting
  • Install Wordpress
  • Install a job board theme
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Requirements
  • If you know how to use Facebook & email, you should be fine
  • Costs: Hosting ($5 - $10 pm). We'll look at how to set this up in the course
  • Costs: Domain name ($13 per year). We'll look at how to connect this to your site during the course
  • Costs: Wordpress theme ($90). Additional extensions are optional and cost $19 each
Description

Do you have a great idea for a niche job board website but have no idea where to start? Tired of trying to use expensive hosted software or not technical enough to custom code a solution?

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In this beginners course, I'll run you through the basics of setting up a job board website using Wordpress.

We'll look at:

  • Choosing a business name
  • Registering a website name
  • Setting up hosting
  • Installing Wordpress
  • Uploading a custom theme
  • Customising the basic settings

This course, along with the support you'll receive from your hosting provider and the theme seller, will provide exactly what you need to start your job board site today and start earning money through paid listings, ads and sponsorships. I welcome your feedback and look forward to helping you turn your idea into a beautiful, functioning niche job board website!

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Note: The cost of running a full classifieds site is around $110 upfront and as little as $5 per month for hosting.

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Who is the target audience?
  • Entrepreneurs
  • People who have a great idea for a niche job board site
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Curriculum For This Course
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Getting Started
2 Lectures 02:09
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Website Name + Hosting
5 Lectures 09:16


Option #1 - Installing Wordpress using HostGator
01:15

Option #2 - Installing Wordpress using Bluehost
00:38

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Setting Up The Theme
13 Lectures 34:06

Upload theme file
01:26

Set Up Wizard
06:11

Settings - Overview, Payment & Company Settings
01:12

Main Settings - General, Branding, Jobs & Social
03:33

Main Settings - Payment, Mailing & Languages
04:04

Resumes
03:54

Available Extensions
01:26

Integrating Extensions
01:44

Pages
02:25

Menus
02:34

Widgets
02:20

Overview
01:33
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Bonus Lectures
2 Lectures 10:49
The Basics Checklist
09:33

Next Steps
01:16
About the Instructor
Rich Peterson
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21,889 Students
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Udemy Teacher of 20k+ // Founder @ Generous Work

Rich Peterson is the founder of Generous Work, where he helps people create meaningful, profitable and highly useful businesses through innovation & design.

He is passionate about entrepreneurship, innovation, marketplaces, collaborative consumption, design that works and, of course, his family. When he's not consulting, teaching, selling over $1.8 million dollars of books or lending money to people in third-world countries (through Kiva), you'll find him reading, playing beach volleyball or mastering the art of surfing backwards.