Build WordPress Websites FAST with NO Coding and NO Hosting
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Build WordPress Websites FAST with NO Coding and NO Hosting

Build four WordPress websites and find customers to sell them with no coding. Learn WordPress design quickly and easily.
4.0 (42 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
1,858 students enrolled
Created by Emmanuel Hemmings
Last updated 6/2018
English
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Current price: $69.99 Original price: $99.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 articles
  • 78 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Build four WordPress websites within minutes with no coding skills needed.
  • Develop WordPress websites on a laptop or desktop without the need for a server.
  • Use AMPPS to store a winning WordPress website portfolio on a local machine to make profitable presentations.
  • Develop calls-to-action on a WordPress website.
  • Edit images for free for use on a WordPress website.
  • Understand how to sell websites and deal with customer objections.
  • Identify potential clients and how to approach them to sell a website.
  • How to keep your clients happy and informed of your progress.
  • How to manage a pipeline of healthy business to increase your profits.
  • Dealing with customer complaints
  • Understand Search Engine Optimisation basics.
  • Google Drive or Dropbox to share files
  • What is a Content Management System and WordPress
  • Why build WordPress websites
  • What are WordPress plugins, themes, widgets and content types.
  • How to quickly configure WordPress websites and tailor them to your own needs.
  • How to install Google Maps, contact forms and other useful plugins on a WordPress website.
  • Create a shopping cart WordPress website.
  • How to generate passive income as a website designer.
Requirements
  • A computer with administrator rights and an internet connection.
  • You do NOT need coding experience.
  • No server needed. The websites can be build on your laptop or PC.
Description

WordPress is the world's most popular way to build websites.

In this course I will teach you how to build WordPress websites within minutes and sell them.  No hosting or server is needed, and no coding skills are required.

You will love learning how to build WordPress websites comprising an eCommerce website for a retailer, a restaurant website with food options and a freelancer showcase website.  

Other courses only show you how to build WordPress websites, not how to sell them.  This course shows you both how to both build WordPress websites and sell them.

I also teach you how to sell your professional WordPress websites to new prospects and how to prepare for meeting new customers.  

This course can help you improve your income and teach you how to build great looking websites and with no coding needed!

If you want to enjoy learning how to build WordPress websites  with no coding skills using my proven techniques this course is for you.  

Do you want to earn new income by building WordPress websites? My course is for you.

This course will help you in a fun and direct way to quickly build professional WordPress websites.

You will also learn how to deal with objections and questions from your customers when selling WordPress websites and make a decent profit.

I will show you how to build WordPress websites on your local machine - no server or hosting needed - using free themes and free plugins, at no cost to you.  I also demonstrate how to make them live too.  Imagine building websites for free and having customers pay for them!

Building WordPress websites is now more popular than ever and this course makes learning fun and engaging.  Don't waste time trying to find customers and reading the wrong type of books to learn web design.  

This 'Build WordPress Websites with NO Coding Skills and Sell Them' course not only shows you how to build four WordPress websites - from a beginner's level - using themes, but also how to sell them.  

Imagine having built WordPress websites, ready to sell, and then being equipped by me to sell them.  This course does that and more.

Thank you for reading and I hope to see you on the inside!

Who this course is for:
  • People who want to learn how to build WordPress websites
  • People with little or no interest in coding WordPress and who want a 'code-free' learning experience building WordPress websites.
  • Those who want to earn income by selling and building WordPress websites.
  • People to want to know how find customers to sell WordPress websites.
  • Individuals who want to understand how to persuade people to buy WordPress websites from them.
  • Those who want to build a working WordPress eCommerce website within minutes.
  • Those who want to build a working WordPress restaurant website within minutes.
  • Those who want to build a working professional freelancer WordPress website within minutes.
  • Someone who wants to become a freelance WordPress website designer quickly.
Course content
Expand all 94 lectures 04:48:22
+ Start Here
6 lectures 19:52

Emmanuel introduces the course and its benefits.

Throughout the course you will be taken through building a number of real life websites with no coding skills needed.

Preview 03:23

Emmanuel explains how AMPPS helps you build websites on a local machine without the need for paid hosting.

Preview 02:39

Emmanuel explains what a content management system is and much market share WordPress has on the web. 

He also explains pages, posts and categories, content management systems and the user roles and privileges.

WordPress and Content Management System Explained
02:09

Emmanuel shows you how easy it is to install AMPPS and WordPress within a few minutes.  

Quickly you will have the tools needed to build a website on your laptop or desktop computer without the need for a paid for hosting service.

Installing AMPPS and WordPress on your local machine
05:54

In this session Emmanuel explains how to remove and reinstall WordPress.  He also gives an overview of where you are now in terms of installing AMPPS and WordPress.

Bonus Video: AMPPS and WordPress overview
04:43

One of our students, Tellai, has provided us with a solution to a problem when installing AMPPS on Windows machines.  The discussion is in the Q&A section.

Student led solution: Installing AMPPS on Windows
01:04
+ Parabola: Building a website for a freelancer
12 lectures 55:46

Emmanuel explains why the Parabola free theme is ideal for freelancers.

Introduce Theme: Parabola for Freelancers
02:22

Emmanuel takes you through adding pages, posts and categories using the Parabola theme.

Installing Parabola theme, adding pages, posts, categories and a menu
06:50

A student has contacted me to say that Parabola has changed it customisation settings.  If you want to have a copy of the Parabola theme that I used to match my videos, the file is attached.

Student led solution: Parabola change to customise settings
00:14

Adding images to a website means you are likely to need to edit them to make them web-friendly.

There are lots of online tools to edit images.  In this video Emmanuel explains the benefits of using fotor.com.

Edit images for free online:
05:03

Emmanuel demonstrates how to add images to the website.  He has provided sample images to use.

Parabola: Adding your own images
08:52

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the website easily to suit your own tastes.

Parabola: Configuration
07:12

Emmanuel explains why what you need to consider when adding a contact form to a website.

Contact forms considerations.
01:21

Emmanuel demonstrates how to add a form.

Parabola: Install a contact form
07:07

Emmanuel demonstrates and explains how to install a Google Map to your website to help people locate the business.

Plug-in: WP Google Maps.
07:41

Emmanuel demonstrates how to create a bespoke menu configuration for your website.

Preview 04:46

In this bonus video Emmanuel touches on the components of a WordPress website and their use.

Bonus video: Explanation of WordPress website components
02:32

Emmanuel wraps up this section with some guidance on what you need to do next.

Parabola: Next steps
01:46
+ FoodHunt: Building a website for a restaurant
24 lectures 01:07:54

FoodHunt is an excellent free theme which works very well for promoting restaurants.  

In this session Emmanuel introduces the theme and explains how you should approach adding content to it including photography.

Introduce Theme: FootHunt for a restaurant
01:26

In this video Emmanuel shows you how to install the FoodHunt theme complete with plugins and sample data.  The video is slightly longer than normal because he includes time for trouble shooting.

FoodHunt: Install theme and import sample content
10:21

Emmanuel takes you through adding a number of supplied sample images.

To prepare for the next set of videos, you need to upload images to work with when customising your website.

FoodHunt: Adding images
01:22

Sometimes when building a website you will want to start again with a clean copy of the template  with no content.  

In this session Emmanuel shows you how to do just that.  You will see how to wipe the content from your website and re-apply the demonstration content.

Bonus Video: Reset FoodHunt content and reinstall sample data to start again
03:20

In this session Emmanuel demonstrates how to change the website logo and tab image as well as changing the background colour.

FoodHunt: Customise Logo, tab image and colour
02:24

It is recommend that you do not include a header video because it distracts from the website's effective slider.  

However Emmanuel shows you where to start if you want to use a video.

FoodHunt: Header image and video
00:41

As with the header video and image (earlier video), we recommend that you avoid using a background image.  

However Emmanuel shows you how adding one can affect the look of the website.

FoodHunt: Background Image
00:25

Emmanuel demonstrates how to create a bespoke menu configuration.

FoodHunt: Menu configuration
04:47

Emmanuel shows the connection between the sidebar and menu configuration.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Menu and sidebar
02:37

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the About Us widget for the front page.

FoodHunt: Widget control - About Us
03:03

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the Our Services widget for the front page.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Our Services
04:07

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the food menu widget for the front page.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Food Menu
04:51

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the first call to action widget for the front page.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Call to action
01:28

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the blog widget for the front page.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Blog
04:28

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the team widget for the front page.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Team
03:58

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the gallery widget for the front page.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Gallery
03:21

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the second call to action widget for the front page.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Call to Action 2
01:34

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the Contact Us widget for the front page.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Contact Us
03:31

Emmanuel demonstrates how to include a map in the website.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Map
02:31

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the header widget for the front page.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Header Options
01:44

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the slider widget for the front page.   He goes through the images needed and how the slider controls can be activated.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Slider Controls
03:59

Emmanuel gives an overview of the work already done with the widget.

FoodHunt: Widget control - Final
01:07

The website default currency may not be your own.  This session shows you how to change the currency.

FoodHunt: Change Currency
00:00

Emmanuel explains some of the steps you need to follow to complete your website.

FoodHunt: Complete! And What Next?
00:49
+ Building a website for a retailer
15 lectures 44:43

In this session Emmanuel introduces TheShop theme and WooCommerce plug-in in order to create a shopping website.

He also discusses the need to be clear with your customers about the level of support you are offering in terms of adding products to the website.

Install Free theme 2: For a retailer
02:49

Emmanuel demonstrates how to install TheShop theme, Woocommerce plugin and the WordPress Importer plugin.

TheShop: Install TheShop theme, Woocommerce plugin and WordPress plugin
06:01

Emmanuel explains why using the sample content is important.

The need to use imported sample content
00:58

Emmanuel demonstrates how to install the demonstration content.

TheShop: Import the sample content
03:46

Emmanuel demonstrates how to configure the header widget for the front page.

TheShop: Customise Header Content
08:11

Emmanuel demonstrates how you can tailor what the front page shows in terms of number of posts.

TheShop: Customise Front Page Sections
02:40
TheShop: Customise Sections Order
01:01

Emmanuel demonstrates how you can change the default configuration in terms of font choice.

TheShop: Customise Blog Options and Fonts
02:36

Emmanuel demonstrates how to add a background image and alter the background colour.

TheShop: Customise Colours and Background Image
01:12

Emmanuel takes you through creating a tailored range of menus including a side menu.

TheShop: Customise Menus and Side Menu
03:53

Emmanuel demonstrates how to tailor the footer widgets.

TheShop: Customise Footer Widget
01:42

Emmanuel shows you how to edit an existing product to further enhance the customer experience.

Preview 02:43

Emmanuel tours the website built to highlight the benefits to the visitor.

TheShop: Tour of the Website
02:10

Unless your customer is prepared to populate the pages and posts themselves, you will have to do it for them.

In this session Emmanuel explains how you can best ensure that the content they send you is easily copied to WordPress without any risk of breaking the formatting.  In addition, you can be sure of maintaining content integrity.

Bonus Video: Importing text from Word
02:57

Emmanuel explains some of the steps you need to follow to complete your website.

TheShop: Complete! And next steps.
02:04
+ Creating your own live website
7 lectures 21:53

Emmanuel considers what to look for in a web hosting provider.

Finding a web hosting company who you can rely on.
01:41

Explains why you should sell web hosting to your customers.

Why you should be a hosting reseller
02:24

Emmanuel demonstrates how to install WordPress on a live web server.

Installing WordPress on a live environment.
02:34

Emmanuel demonstrates how to install the Parabola theme to a live WordPress website.

Installing Parabola theme
02:22

Emmanuel demonstrates the massive importance of installing and using the plugin Yoast SEO.

Plugin install and configuration: SEO Yoast
07:21

Emmanuel explains the usefulness of avatars and gravatars.

Gravatars explained.
01:42

In order to complete the website content and establish your reputation, Emmanuel explains what you should look for in terms of content.

Ideas for content of your new website
03:49
+ Preparing for success in selling websites
24 lectures 01:07:49

If this is your first go at being a freelance web designer, then you may well have some doubts about your ability to deliver.  

In this session, Emmanuel explains how it is possible to build websites for a lower fee whilst you gain confidence in learning the trade.  

How to earn whilst learning how to build websites
02:16

Getting paid to do your job is key to your success.

In this session Emmanuel explains how including a free training session will lead to full payment being made to you and significantly decrease the likelihood of a customer complaint.


Preview 02:54

Emmanuel explains the upside and downside of refreshing websites rather than having a new one built.  He also goes through the questions a prospect will have.

Building a new website or refreshing an existing one?
02:43

Emmanuel offers advice on how to describe your role to prospects.

Are you a web designer, web developer or project manager?
02:20

Do you need six proven reasons why a customer should choose you?

In this session you will learn how key phrases during your initial contact with a potential customer will focus on their needs and not your technical ability.  You will also understand the nature of developing trust quickly with a complete stranger.  Finally you will be able to understand how you can help your new customer become an ambassador to your success, and you theirs.

6 great reasons why a customer should choose you as their web designer.
03:18

Emmanuel describes the top five mistakes which cost him money and time.  

He explains how avoid them or at least reduce the impact, thereby saving you the same trouble.

5 simple mistakes to avoid in supplying websites that will cost you money.
04:13

What does the internet reveal about you?

In this session Emmanuel explains how you can take a number of simple steps to improve your reputation management using free tools that will give a consistent overview of who you are and impress your customers.

Your own reputation management
02:48

Emmanuel gives an overview of the position of the top three search engines.

Top three search engines
01:44

Emmanuel explains the importance of file sharing platforms.

File sharing platforms and using Dropbox share files.
01:42

Each website you build and sell is a project.  In this session you will learn a quick way to manage each project using waterfall and more agile approaches.  Don't worry if project management is not your strong point, this session will reduce any concerns you have in this important area.

Project managing your workload using Waterfall
02:03

To gain a further understanding of project management, in this session Emmanuel explains what is meant by delivering a 'more agile' project.

'More Agile' Methodology
02:24
Project Panorama and how to keep your customers up to date
04:37

Emmanuel gives you some very helpful tips on how to give a great presentation to your prospective customers thereby increasing your chances of winning business.

What you need to make a great presentation
04:44

Emmanuel demonstrates some of the questions you should ask your prospective customers to begin closing the sale.

Questions to ask of your prospect to close the sale.
02:33

Emmanuel shows you how to link prospective customer comments with your answers which provide a solution to the problem that need solving.

Bringing together the prospect's answers and closing the sale
03:41

Emmanuel explains how you should handle the top eight objections he has faced with prospective customers.

Handling Objections
06:32

Once the website has gone live, you need to find genuine and logical reasons to keep in touch.  In this session I will explain how keeping in touch with your customers at a frequency that is both natural and shows interest will result in more referrals for you.

Keeping in touch with your customers [audio].
01:44

Once the website has gone live, you still have opportunities to make income without lifting a finger.  In this session Emmanuel explains how you can develop a network of people to fulfil your customer's needs and generate you income.

Passive income: Earning money after your work is done [audio].
01:51

Do you want to increase the chances of your customer rejecting any future approaches by your competitors because they are so happy with the work you do?

In this session Emmanuel explains what you can do to ensure that when other web companies contact your clients, they will be told 'no thank you, we have a great person working for us!'.

Future proofing your relationship with your customer [audio].
01:40

In this audio session Emmanuel explains the minimum stationery needed to make a big impact on your customer relationships.

Using the right stationery [audio].
00:45

Emmanuel offers some guidance in this audio recording on handling customer complaints.

Dealing with customer complaints [audio].
01:59

Emmanuel offers some guidance in this audio session on how to consider copyright issues.

Copyright issues [audio].
01:39

In this bonus video Emmanuel shows you how to calculate your hourly income as newcomer to website design and how it can improve.

Bonus Video: Calculating how much you can earn and charge
03:44

In this bonus video Emmanuel shows you how to use the provided invoice link to provide a quote to a customer.

Bonus Video: Invoicing your Customers
03:55
+ Search Engine Optimisation: SEO Basics Explained
5 lectures 09:26

Emmanuel explains the benefit of acquiring a SSL (secure sockets layer) certificate for your website.

SSL: The SEO value and opportunity to sell
01:23

Emmanuel gives an overview of the attributes of a page which helps with SEO (search engine optimisation).

The attributes of an SEO page, post and website.
01:53

Emmanuel explains the benefits of pursuing backlinks to your website from other reputable websites.

Preview 01:17

Emmanuel gives an overview of what it meant by black hat, grey hat and white hat SEO practices.

White hat vs grey hat vs black hat.
02:09

Google has a range of productivity apps that equals Microsoft's Office.  Linking to and embedding these documents in your website should enhance your website's SEO value - remember these are Google products, the very same company which decides a website's ranking!

In this session Emmanuel explains the need to link and embed documents in your pages and posts to create a content-rich website.

Bonus Video: Why embedding and linking to Google documents is good for SEO
02:44
+ Wrap up!
1 lecture 00:59

Emmanuel wraps up the course and explains what steps you need to take complete your work.

Well done on completing this course!

What next?
00:59