Build a Wordpress Site from Start to Finish

A beginner's guide to getting a website up and running using Wordpress.
Rating: 3.9 out of 5 (86 ratings)
8,136 students
Build a Wordpress Site from Start to Finish
Rating: 3.9 out of 5 (86 ratings)
8,136 students
The tools to structure a Wordpress website in a functional and attractive manner
Learn to create menus
Learn to customize sidebars
Learn to install image sliders
Learn to configure Wordpress settings

Requirements

  • No previous web design experience is required.
  • It's recommended that students already have a domain name with a Wordpress installation, but obtaining a domain name and installing Wordpress is covered briefly at the beginning of the course for students who have not already completed these steps.

Description

If you need a functional, attractive website but don't have the money to hire a topnotch web developer, you've found the right course. Geared for both business websites and personal websites, Build a Wordpress Site from Start to Finish gives you the tools you need to create a website that looks great and works exactly the way you want it to. You'll learn how to structure menus, install themes, change your website's header, configure Wordpress settings, add widgets to your sidebar, install an image slider, and adjust your SEO settings to make your site search engine friendly.

No previous knowledge of Wordpress is required. The course can be completed in under 30 minutes.

The videos in this course never expire, and you may come back and watch them as many times as you need.

Who this course is for:

  • This course is designed for brand new Wordpress users or beginning Wordpress users. No prior web design knowledge is required.

Course content

2 sections • 6 lectures • 47m total length
  • Introduction
    00:59
  • Obtain a domain name and hosting services
    03:40
  • Build a Wordpress Site from Start to Finish (Part 1)
    13:48
  • Build a Wordpress Site from Start to Finish (Part 2)
    13:07
  • Questions?
    00:13

Instructor

Web Developer
Erin McIntyre
  • 4.2 Instructor Rating
  • 96 Reviews
  • 8,175 Students
  • 2 Courses

Erin McIntyre founded Erin McIntyre Designs in 2010 from her New York City apartment. She created beautiful web layouts by night while working for Sirius XM Radio during the day. She left NYC in 2013 to return to her home state of Vermont, and Erin McIntyre Designs came with her.

Erin brings a background in photography and graphic layout to her web work, and delights in perfecting both large and small websites. She has clients in many parts of the United States, but Erin particularly enjoys working with small Vermont businesses.