Step-by-step guide to build the most amazing and professional website with WordPress.
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The most up-to-date and comprehensive web design course on how to create your own state-of-the-art, professional and responsive website with WordPress is now here!
This course is designed to teach anyone how to build custom, responsive, professional and uniquely designed websites with the simplest yet most professional and common software, WordPress. In this course, I will walk you through the process of creating the most amazing and professional looking and functioning website you will ever come across from beginning to end. This course is action-oriented; meaning you will be building your website along side with me and step by step. You will learn how to build your website within just a day or less! A website that you will always be proud of, and one that you will have created all by yourself.
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In this lecture, you will get tips and visual demonstration on how to watch video lectures in HD, in order to get the best possible outcome. You will also learn how to access the resources section of each lecture, including this ones'. After that, you will download all the content that has been used in building the website. You will also download the theme that you will use later on to build your website on; the $49 theme that is offered to you totally for FREE.
In this lecture, you will get familiar with the course instructor and his experience. You will get a general introduction about the course and teaching style. Also, you will get a brief description of what WordPress is and why we are going to use it to build our website.
In this lecture, you will learn what's a domain name, and what's web hosting. You will be introduced to free and paid web hosting, which one is best to use and why. One major paid, yet cheap, web hosting provider will be introduced, and another free provider.
After getting introduced to free and paid web hosting and domain names in the previous lecture, it's time to get your own. In this lecture, you will learn how to get your own hosting account. Also, You will learn how to pick and get a good international domain name. Besides, you will learn how to access your web hosting account and your own control panel to manage your website and settings.
In this lecture, you will learn how to install and set up WordPress on the domain name you picked step by step, and using your own control panel.
After Installing WordPress to your domain name, it's time to access your WordPress control panel(Dashboard). In this lecture, you will learn how to login to your WordPress dashboard that you will be building your website through, you will explore this dashboard and edit your profile information.
In this lecture, you will learn what email forwarding is, and how to set up your own email forwarder(s).
In this lecture, you will be introduced to themes and plugins. You will learn what these are and where are we going to get them from.
In this lecture, you will learn how to install and activate the awesome premium theme that I provided you with, for FREE. You will also install plugins and activate them on you website.
In this lecture, you will learn about logos and how to create them. You will learn how to create your own logos for free. You will build two logos for your website; one is the main header logo, and the other is called the favicon. Besides, You will be introduced to a comparison between the top logo-providing websites and how can you get a paid logo if you want to(optional, you won't need to get a paid logo).
After you have learned how to install and activate your website's theme previously, now its time to tweak and edit your theme's settings and layout. In this lecture, we will go over the smallest details and tweaks to ensure your website has the most professional and attractive features and looks.
Now after your website's general layout and settings are perfectly tweaked and boosted, it's time to start building the awesome website. In this lecture, you will learn how to create the first page of your website. You will also learn how customize the header of your website to look professional and amazing. Besides, you will learn how to insert the big stunning background image on the first page and set this image to Parallax scrolling feature.
Using top down approach in building your website, you will start building the services section of your home page now. In this lecture, you will start building the services section of your website by setting up the section's title, divider and backgrounds.
After tweaking the layout and settings of the services section in the previous tutorial, now it's time to start inserting the amazing icons and transitions and picking colors, loading percentage, texts and buttons below. You will learn how to pick from hundreds of icons, colors and designs for the services section and how to set up the buttons and their features.
Now after finishing the major parts of the awesome services section, it's time to pick the fonts. In this lecture, you will learn how to pick the appropriate and professional fonts and font sizes for your titles, texts and buttons from hundreds of available fonts and features. You will learn to set up these fonts and their features for all pages and sections you will create from now on.
In this lecture, you will learn how to build the 'Call to Action' section of your website. You will learn what this section is about and why you need it. You will learn how to pick a background image for this section and how to edit this image using professional and free tools. You will also learn how to add the texts and button and how to pick the appropriate colors and features for each of them.
In this lecture, you will learn how to build the skills section of your website. You will learn how to add the title, divider, awesome progress bars and text. You will also learn how to divided this section into the appropriate look and design.
In this lecture, you will learn how to create and edit the customers section of your website. You will learn how to pick your images and how to edit them using professional and free tools, so they look professional and attractive.
In this lecture, you will start creating and building the amazing team section. You will learn how to create the section, how to add the title, divider, images and some necessary tweaks.
After you have created the team section and added the images and necessary tweaks, it's time to add in the descriptions, colors and their features.
In this lecture, you will learn how create and build the testimonials section. You will learn how to set the background to a live and amazing video, you will learn how to add in the testimonials, their images, icons, colors and much more. You will learn how to edit each and every image of each one of the testimonials' image to look professional and amazing.
In this section you will finish building your home page by creating and inserting the beautiful and professional social media icons to the footer of your page. You will learn how to edit the colors, backgrounds, sizes and links of these social media icons and how to link each and everyone of them to your own social media accounts. You will learn how to add in more social media icons and expand their range.
In this lecture, you will start creating the most amazing gallery page. You will set up the general layout of this page. Also, you will add in the first amazing section of this page, which is the live, automatically streaming, and high resolution video.
In this lecture, you will learn how to continue building your gallery page using top down approach. You will add in more amazing sections and with some smoothly animating backgrounds.
In this lecture, you will learn how to add in the last sections of your gallery page. You will add in an amazing and professional photo gallery that you can edit and insert images to. You will learn how set up the features of this gallery and the parallax scrolling background as well.
In this section, you will learn to create the awesome blog page of your website. You will edit and set up the general features and layout of this page. Also, you will learn how to create and publish posts by creating and publishing your first amazing post with a featured image. You will also learn how to use professional and free tools to edit the images of your posts.
In this lecture, you will continue building your blog page by creating and publishing another amazing and featured post. You will learn how add categories and tags to each post you create to optimize your posts' SEO.
In this lecture, you will start building and customizing the sidebar of your blog page. You will learn about widgets and how to add them to your sidebar. You will add in a search box widget as well as the amazing Facebook Like Box widget. You will learn how to customize each of these widgets to look amazing. Besides, you will learn how to link the Facebook Like Box widget to your Facebook page to enable your blog visitors/customers to like/share your page directly from within the blog.
In this lecture, you will learn how to continue building your blog's sidebar. You will learn how to add in Instagram feed widget and how to customize it and pick from a variety of designs and layouts for this widget. You will also learn how to link this widget to any Instagram account(possible yours or your business's). You will also add in email subscription widget to enable your customers/blog visitors to subscribe to your newsletter or latest updates/products/offers. Also, you will learn to add in a widget for your most popular posts.
In this lecture, you will start creating the fourth page of your website, the contact page. You will start by setting up and customizing the layout of this page. Then, you will add the main background image and set it to parallax scrolling. Besides, we will make the necessary tweaks to add in some beautiful overlay color.
In this lecture, you will continue building the contact page by adding an image on top of the original background as well as the texts and downward arrow. You will also learn to add in the contact information and make the necessary tweaks to make it all look professional.
In this lecture, you will learn to create a new section and build the first part of it, the Live Google Map. You will learn how to customize the map, the address on the map and make all the necessary changes to make it look professional and attractive.
In this lecture, you will learn to build and insert the contact form to your contact page. You will learn to set up the contact form so that it allows your visitors to use the form to send you messages that will be directed to your email address.
Now after building your amazing and professional website, you will learn how to optimize its security and performance. You will be introduced to fast, yet powerful, way to increase our websites security and protect it against hacker attacks. Also, you will learn to optimize the performance of your website to ensure satisfaction for your website's visitors.
In this lecture, you will learn some amazing search engine optimization(SE0) techniques that will help your website be indexed by search engines like google.Moreover, rank better on these search engines. You will get a very strong jumpstart in SEO that will open the way for you in this field. You will also get tips on how to use more advance tools and techniques to improve your website's SEO, and possibly rank on top of first page in search engines.
Malik is a passionate Software Engineer who has been in the field for 4 years now. He is currently working as a Professional Web Developer and Designer as well as working in the field of Natural Language Processing (NLP) research and development. Throughout his career, he has built so many state-of-the-art websites and applications on various platforms. He enjoys exploring new design techniques, diving into algorithm analysis, studying human-computer interaction, and exploring new sophisticated tweaks to come up with the best possible designs for the websites and applications he develops and designs.
Malik is also a professional and certified translator/interpreter who currently speaks 3 different languages and is into the fourth one. Once he understands a new design, algorithm, or even a language, he absorbs it, gets familiar with it, then he has the ability to analyze that new technique, restate and explain it in the simplest and most efficient way possible; this is why he decided to pour his highly-professional, uniquely-analyzed and simply explained knowledge into Udemy's bowl of knowledge to spread the magic.