The Ultimate WordPress Boot Camp Course - Build 10 Websites
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The Ultimate WordPress Boot Camp Course - Build 10 Websites

Master the art of using WordPress to build a full portfolio of different types of websites
4.2 (186 ratings)
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Created by Alexander Oni
Last updated 4/2020
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This course includes
  • 21 hours on-demand video
  • 6 articles
  • 5 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Build a wide variety of WordPress websites
  • Implement best strategies and techniques for building WordPress websites
  • Identify the best plugins and themes for building different types of websites
  • Improve your overall WordPress skills
  • Work with the most powerful and sophisticated WordPress plugins
Course content
Expand all 262 lectures 21:00:42
+ Introduction
13 lectures 01:08:43
Connect with Me
02:22
SPECIAL OFFER - 1 month FREE Hosting
03:39
Try Siteground Hosting
00:37
VERY IMPORTANT PLEASE READ
00:32
How to Install WordPress
02:43
How to Install SSL
06:03
How to Create a Web Mail Account
05:05
Navigating the Siteground Control Panel
09:07
How to Install WordPress Locally
14:04
Child Themes
15:54
+ Project 1 - Build a Blog
20 lectures 01:32:45
Choosing our Theme
02:26
Clean Up & Initial Setup
03:50
Adding the Logo & Favicon
03:09
Creating our Pages & Main Menu
01:42
Exporting and Importing Content
07:28
Social Media Part 1 - Share Buttons by Adder
04:50
Social Media Part 2 - Social Media Widget by Accurax
02:34
Building our Mailing List with MailChimp
06:18
Working with the Optin Forms Plugin
07:25
Adding a Review & Rating System
07:00
Building the About Us & Contact Pages
06:27
Customizing the Comments Section
07:27
Fighting Spam with Akismet
05:09
Customizing the Main Menu
04:46
Displaying our Widgets
03:29
Displaying our Recent Posts
07:07
Customizing the Recent Posts Widget
07:38
Section Review
01:50
Conclusion
00:35
+ Project 2 - Build a Business Website
19 lectures 01:52:40
Choosing our Business Theme
05:28
Download the BusinessX Child Theme
00:04
Adding our Logo
02:41
Setting up the Header and Main Menu
05:32
Adding the Slides Section
07:10
Adding the Our Services Section
06:15
Adding the Who We Are Section
04:24
Adding the Our Clients Section
03:21
Creating the Portfolio Section
15:17
Adding Testimonials
04:26
Developing the Blog Section
10:33
Setting up the Posts Sidebar
06:09
Creating the Team Page
09:58
Creating the Services Page
09:41
Building the Contact Us Section
05:23
Building the Contact Us Page
08:16
Setting up the Footer
05:31
Conclusion
00:38
+ Project 3 - Build a Membership Site
30 lectures 01:40:44
Installing our Plugins
00:59
Creating our Member Role
01:47
Setting up Registration Details
02:00
Hiding the Admin Bar
01:16
Creating the Registration, Login and Edit Profile Pages
01:23
Managing the Registration Form Fields
02:30
Adding the Email Confirmation Field
03:32
Creating Dummy Content
02:03
Creating Members Only Content
06:44
Choosing our Theme
02:29
Theme Setup
02:49
Creating our Custom Menu
02:16
Adding the Logout Link
02:11
Modifying the Content Restriction Message
02:36
Testing out the Membership Site
05:45
Premium Membership Site Preview
01:22
The Paid Members Subscription Plan Plugin
08:57
Creating the Subscription Plans
02:23
Creating the Thank You Page
01:54
Editing Messages and Payment System Settings
02:26
How to Create PayPal Sandbox Accounts
05:30
Testing Payments
06:58
Fixing Bugs
04:08
Restricting Premium Content
02:18
Update !!!
07:16
Pro Addons - Part 1
05:55
Pro Addons - Part 2
05:55
Review
02:38
Conclusion
00:29
+ Project 4 - Build a Job Board Website
24 lectures 02:14:25
Choosing our Theme
06:25
The WP Job Manager Plugin
07:23
Adding Google Maps API Key
05:04
Adding Recaptcha
03:29
Submitting a Sample Job
05:30
Creating the Log in and Log out Links
02:44
Menu Items Visibility Control
04:22
Customizing the Login Page
06:37
Hiding the Admin Bar & Dashboard
05:23
Importing Jobs - Part 1
15:12
Importing Jobs - Part 2
05:24
Importing Jobs - Part 3 (Indeed)
04:19
Importing Jobs - Part 4 (Monster)
08:45
Adding Regions
06:08
Adding the Job Application Contact Form
12:05
Clean Up & Design Changes
08:06
The Go Fetch Jobs Premium Plugin
03:39
The Application Deadline Addon
02:26
The Resume Manager Plugin
03:01
Resume Manager Settings
07:36
Submitting a Sample Resume
05:49
Job Manager Premium Addons
02:55
Conclusion
00:31
+ Project 5 - Build a Forum
24 lectures 01:46:33
Section Preview
01:46
Domain Setup & Initial Setup
02:45
Why bbPress?
02:32
bbPress Preview
04:21
bbPress Default Roles
02:35
Creating our Forums
04:29
Creating Sample Topics
05:28
Creating the Registration Page
03:18
Customizing our Welcome Message
06:20
The BBPress Log Out Link Issue
02:46
Creating the Log in and Log out Links
10:13
Customizing the Login Page
06:55
Choosing our Theme
02:07
Editing the Theme
08:40
Disabling the Admin Bar
04:56
Changing the Default Login URL
04:58
Activating User Avatars
05:59
Activating User Attachments
06:04
Adding the 'LIKE' Button
04:47
Activating Spam Protection
04:13
Creating New Users
02:04
Adding the Forum Sidebar
04:57
Review
03:49
Conclusion
00:31
+ Project 6 - Build a One Page Event Website
26 lectures 01:44:14
Section Preview
01:36
The SiteOrigin Page Builder Plugin
04:28
The SiteOrigin Widgets Bundle
02:35
The SiteOrigin North Theme
02:30
SiteOrigin Theme Preview
01:39
Setting up the Front Page
02:28
Adding our Header & Logo
03:47
Adding a Video - Part 1
03:19
Adding a Video - Part 2
05:58
Adding our Headline
02:46
Adding our Text Block
05:21
Adding the Image Gallery
06:51
Creating a row inside of a row
03:57
Adding the Second Headline
03:08
Creating the Speakers Text Block
10:02
Creating the Pricing Table
08:06
Adding the FAQs Section
07:59
Adding our 2 Column Row
02:41
Adding Google Maps
03:45
Adding the Address Block
03:21
Adding Social Media Links
05:02
Introduction to Anchor Links
01:36
Creating the Main Menu
04:11
Clean Up
03:04
Introduction to Pre Built Layouts
02:50
Section Review
01:14
+ Project 7 - Build a One Page Website with Elementor
25 lectures 02:10:36
What We Shall Build Together
01:58
Initial Setup
01:40
Download All the Content Used in the Course
00:02
Elementor General Settings
06:10
Setting up the Elementor Home Page
03:56
Setting up our Global Values
06:00
Adding our First Section - Headline Text + Background Video
11:10
The Second Section - Who We Are
07:28
The Navigator and History Tools
02:09
Creating Advanced Structures
04:33
Elementor Challenge 1
00:56
Adding the Our Services Section
08:32
Adding the Why Work with Us Section
09:31
Adding the Meet the Team Section
06:15
Adding the Our Clients Section
03:56
Adding the Testimonials Section
05:50
Working with Margins and Paddings
06:40
Working with the Spacer Element
03:51
Working with the Number Counter Element
02:56
Creating the Footer Section
06:49
Creating the Header Part 1 - Anchor Links
10:52
Creating the Header Part 2 - Adding our Menu & Logo
04:30
Responsive Mode
07:44
Working with Page Templates and Blocks
05:10
Round Up
01:58
+ Project 8 - Build an E-Commerce Site
29 lectures 01:43:32
Introduction
01:11
Site Preview
00:53
The Easy Digital Downloads (EDD) Plugin
03:15
EDD Overview
02:22
EDD General Settings
03:00
EDD Email, Styles Settings
03:00
EDD Tax Settings
01:50
EDD Misc Settings
04:49
Creating a Simple Digital Product
04:56
Creating a Variable Digital Product
03:38
Creating a Bundle of Digital Products
03:33
The Checkout Process
02:58
Setting up the Downloads and Category Pages
04:51
Customizing the Downloads Page
08:01
The PayPal Payment Gateway
05:13
The Test Payment Gateway
02:51
The Buy Now Button
02:27
Customer Accounts in EDD
02:29
Setting up the Login & Registration Pages
05:17
Setting up the Edit Profile Page
01:29
Setting up the Logout Page
04:25
The Vendd Theme
05:06
Customizing the Menu
04:16
Hiding the Admin Bar
02:40
Setting up our Pages
03:48
Setting up the Homepage
08:24
Designing our Main Menu
02:11
EDD Extensions
03:59
Conclusion
00:40
+ Project 9 - Build a Photo Gallery
29 lectures 02:12:52
Section Preview
01:45
Photo Gallery Websites - An Introduction
02:07
Where to find Thousands of FREE Images
03:13
Choosing our Theme
04:53
UPDATE - Get the Portfolio Theme
00:11
The NextGen Gallery Plugin
03:06
Download Images
00:05
Creating our Galleries
04:50
NextGen Gallery Settings
08:13
Gallery Display Settings
08:25
Setting up the Theme & HomePage
08:26
Creating our Gallery Pages
01:08
Optimizing our Images
11:05
Adding Watermark Protection
06:23
Disabling Right Click
03:34
How to Display Gallery Albums
04:15
Working with Photo Tags
04:34
Building the About Us & Contact Me Page
07:05
Website Review
01:29
Pro vs Plus vs Free Options
04:28
Working with the Additional Gallery Options
08:08
Setting Up E-Commerce Options - Part 1
04:55
Setting Up E-Commerce Options - Part 2
05:09
Creating Price Lists
10:53
Creating PayPal Sandbox Test Accounts
04:50
Testing Payments
04:47
Working with Coupons
02:12
Other Payment Gateways
02:07
Conclusion
00:35
Requirements
  • Basic knowledge of WordPress
  • Be able to work with WordPress themes and plugins
  • Prior knowledge of HTML and CSS is beneficial but NOT required
Description

** Welcome to one of the most intensive WordPress course you will ever find **

This course is for any aspiring WordPress student/developer who would like to learn how to build any type of website using the most powerful CMS available - WordPress.  Complete with more than 250 lectures and over 20 hours of video content, this course has been designed to expand your knowledge of WordPress and give you the necessary skills and confidence to either start a career as a WordPress developer or build your very own portfolio of websites.

In this course you will learn how to build the following types of websites:

  • Blog

  • Business website

  • Membership site

  • E-Commerce site

  • Forum

  • Job board website

  • One page website

  • Portfolio/Gallery

  • Event Website

In addition you will also learn how to use some of the most popular and powerful WordPress plugins including:

  • Elementor

  • SiteOrigin

  • Easy Digital Downloads

  • NextGen

  • WP Job Manager

  • Yoast SEO

  • bbPress

  • MailChimp

  • Beaver Builder

  • Akismet

  • and much much more

Curriculum Breakdown

Project 1 - Build a Blog

You will learn how to build a full blog. You will learn how to import and export data to and from your WordPress website. You will learn how to build your mailing list using Mailchimp and also how to add social media functionality. Comments are a big part of any blog and I will show you how to customize your comments section and even more importantly, I will show you how to fight against spam comments using one of the most powerful anti-spam plugins. We will also cover how to spice up your blog by adding a review system and how to customize your widgets.

Project 2 - Build a Business Website

For our second project, you will learn how to build a great looking website for a fictional company known as Web Coders Inc. You will learn how to add every major feature of a business website such as the 'our services', 'the team' and also the 'our clients' sections. I will show you how to add the portfolio section to showcase previous projects to potential clients and also some testimonials. We will round up this project by building a contact us page.

Project 3 - Build a Membership Site

Want to build a membership site so you can charge subscribers for premium content? this project is perfect for you. You will learn how to configure and use one of the most powerful plugins known as Membership pro. You will learn how to create and restrict premium content while also learning how to create subscription packages. I will show you how to configure payment systems so you can accept payments via PayPal and Stripe.

Project 4 - Build a Job Board Website

In this project you will learn how to build a job board website similar to monster or Indeed. You will learn how to work with the WP Job Manager plugin to create and publish jobs. I will show you how to also populate your website by importing jobs from other job board websites. I will also teach you how to customize your menu items so they are visible or hidden depending on certain conditions.

Project 5 - Build a Forum

Here you will learn how to build forum using one of the most popular social networking plugins known as bbPress. You will learn how to create forums and topics and also how to setup a registration page so subscribers can register and login to use the site. I will show you how to truly enhance the functionality of your forum site by teaching you how to add custom user avatars, user attachments and even the 'LIKE' button. You will also learn how to apply basic security to protect your site from spam.

Project 6 - Build a One Page Event Website

In this class you are going to learn how to use a very powerful free page builder known as SiteOrigin to build a full one page website. SiteOrigin is one of the most popular page builder plugins with more than 2.5 million downloads already.

The website we are going to build together will be for an event known as the 'Black Hat Convention'. The purpose of the website will be to market and promote the event to potential attendees. This website is going to be a full one page website complete with a video, image gallery, text blocks, pricing tables, FAQ section and much more.

You will master the art of using the SiteOrigin page builder plugin to work with columns, rows, widgets and addons. You will learn how to build all the previously mentioned content by utilizing the full power and features of the plugin. 

I will conclude this class by teaching you how to work with the pre-built layouts available with the plugin.

Project 7 - Build a One Page Website with Elementor

Similar to the previous section, here you will learn how to use another extremely powerful page builder known as Elementor.  With more than a million downloads already, Elementor is one of the very  best and most popular plugins for building pages in WordPress. The  plugin is extremely fast and comes with a variety of widgets and  elements making it very easy to build any kind of web page imaginable  without using any code. 

In this project you will master the art of using this page builder to build a full one page website.

Project 8 - Build an E-Commerce Site

If you are looking to build a virtual store that sells downloadable products like music files, images and e-books then you are going to love this section. I will show you how to build the store using the Easy Digital Downloads plugin.  The EDD plugin is one of the very best plugins for building virtual stores and you will learn how to use it to its maximum abilities. You will learn how to how to create bundled virtual products and how to manage downloads from your customers.

Project 9 - Build a Photo Gallery

In this project, you are going to learn how to build a complete photo gallery using WordPress. We will be making use of one of the most popular WordPress gallery plugins known as NextGen Gallery to build our fictional gallery.

The website we shall be building is called snapshooter and is a website containing several different photo galleries dedicated to themes like war, nature, people, sports etc.

With the NextGen gallery plugin, I am going to show you how to 

  • Build and publish photo galleries and albums

  • Optimize your images to improve website performance

  • Protect your images by adding watermarks

  • Display your images and galleries using a variety of display formats

  • Create pricing lists for your images so you can charge customers 

  • Set up payment systems to accept payments

  • and much more

By the end of this master course, your confidence as a WordPress user will  soar. You'll have a thorough understanding of how to use different types of plugins and themes so you can use them to build a portfolio of websites and start a profitable WordPress career. 

My satisfaction guarantee...

I have a 30-day 100% money back guarantee, so if you aren't happy with your purchase, I will refund your course - no questions asked!

I can't wait to see you in the course!

Enroll now, and you will become a true master at using WordPress to build websites.

Who this course is for:
  • Students who want to master the art of building websites with WordPress
  • Students or Web developers who want to build a portfolio of WordPress websites