How to Build a Website or Blog With Wordpress 2017

An Beginners Guide to Wordpress From Start to Finish
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4,063 students
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Manage a Wordpress SIte
Create Future Wordpress Sites and Blogs
Update and maintain their own website
Understand How to use Wordpress
Understand How Web Hosting Works


  • How to Use Google Chrome


In this course, you will learn how to build a Wordpress website from start to finish. 

Throughout the course, you will learn how to add and manage content, change the look of your Wordpress website through installing themes and widgets. The course will also cover how to organize your content through the use of menus and post categories. You will also learn how to extend functionalities through the use of plugins. And once your site is ready to launch, you will learn how to get your Wordpress site or blog ranked higher in search engines such as Google with the use Search Engine Optimization. 

This course is designed for beginners who have never used Wordpress before or have any web design experience. No coding is required in this course. 

Who this course is for:

  • Beginners with No Experience in Web design who Wish to build a Fully-Functional Website without coding

Course content

5 sections16 lectures1h 6m total length
  • Getting Started: How to Sign Up For Webhosting
  • How to Install Wordpress
  • Overview of the Wordpress Dashboard


Free-Lance Web Designer
Alex Forgue
  • 4.1 Instructor Rating
  • 29 Reviews
  • 4,063 Students
  • 1 Course

Physics Student with experience in web design and open-source software. I have been designing websites since I was a freshman in high school. 

I also have experience in computer programming, Microsoft Office, writing scientific documents in Latex as well as experience will web servers and creating Youtube tutorial videos on a wide range of topics.