Build A One Page Business Or Portfolio Website
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Build A One Page Business Or Portfolio Website

Using Wordpress, you'll have your own single page, simple business or portfolio website up and running in an afternoon.
3.7 (8 ratings)
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1,383 students enrolled
Created by Rich Peterson
Last updated 12/2016
English
Current price: $10 Original price: $25 Discount: 60% off
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Includes:
  • 1 hour 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 one page website
  • Set up a domain and hosting
  • Install Wordpress
  • Install a free one-page 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 (free!).
Description

Do you need a simple, one page website for your business or to showcase your portfolio? Looking for something that utilises a free theme and can be set up in an afternoon?

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In this beginners course, I'll run you through the basics of setting up a one page 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 one page site today. I welcome your feedback and look forward to helping you turn your idea into a beautiful, functioning one page website!

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Note: The cost of running a one page site is around $13 upfront and as little as $5 per month for hosting. 

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Who is the target audience?
  • Entrepreneurs
  • People who want a simple one-page website for their business
  • People wanting a portfolio website
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Curriculum For This Course
27 Lectures
01:14:07
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Getting Started
2 Lectures 02:06
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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
18 Lectures 53:55

Upload theme file
00:49

Installing Required Plugins
00:53

Import sample data
01:10

Theme Options - General Settings
02:37

Theme Options - Typography, Styling & Blog Settings
04:32

Theme Options - Portfolio & Footer Settings
04:28

Theme Options - CSS, SEO & Social Network Settings
01:58

Website Contact Form
02:57

Customize Page
01:38

Menus
03:20

Sliders
04:18

Updating Portfolios
02:31

Updating Testimonials
01:07

Updating Team
01:43

Home Page Sections
14:39

Adding Plugins
02:30

Overview
01:47
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Bonus Lectures
2 Lectures 10:50
The Basics Checklist
09:33

Next Steps
01:16
About the Instructor
Rich Peterson
4.0 Average rating
540 Reviews
21,888 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.