Wordpress Beginner Tutorial: Build Your First Website

Everything you need to know to get started with the Wordpress Content Management System
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (211 ratings)
12,053 students
Wordpress Beginner Tutorial: Build Your First Website
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (211 ratings)
12,053 students
Learn what Wordpress is
How to setup Wordpress hosting
How to install Wordpress
Learn about various Wordpress plugins
Learn about publishing blog posts and pages
How to modify settings and work with the platform

Requirements

  • You will need to make a small investment in website hosting
  • The Wordpress platform is free to use and download
  • The most professional layouts usually have a cost associated with them
Description

*Last Updated August 2018*

In this tutorial course I am going to teach you the basics of Wordpress.

Wordpress is a great platform for those that are interested in building a website that can be used for:

  • A Business

  • Blogging

  • An eCommerce Website

  • Sales Page

  • Or even a Membership Course

I will be walking you through the basics of the Wordpress dashboard, where to get website hosting, where to find high quality website themes, posting content and working with the platform. 

Building a Wordpress website is a great skill to have not only for yourself but you can also build websites for clients and turn a profit on your work!

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who is interested in building websites for themselves
  • Those who are interested in building websites for clients
  • Those who are not very technical may run into some trouble with building your first website
Curriculum
8 sections • 25 lectures • 1h 24m total length
  • What To Expect In This Course
  • Need Help?
  • What Is Wordpress?
  • Wordpress Hosting Options
  • Getting a Domain
  • Installing Wordpress Through Cpanel (Depending On Host)
  • A Walkthrough The Dashboard
  • Appearance Settings
  • Real Quick..
  • All Other Settings
  • Using Widgets
  • Permalink Structure
  • Free Themes
  • Premium Themes - ThemeForest
  • Posting a Blog Post
  • Working With Pages
  • Embedding Videos & Images Into Content
  • What Are Plugins?
  • Yoast SEO
  • JetPack
  • Hire a Freelancer Inexpensively
  • Why You May Want To Learn How To Use An FTP Program
  • My Resource For Quick Help With Coding Problems
  • Thanks For Watching!
  • Bonus: How I'm Landing $1000 Clients Every Month

Instructor
Owner of No Shame Income
John Shea
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  • 5,294 Reviews
  • 141,115 Students
  • 43 Courses

I run the online blog No Shame Income where I share what's working for me in the world of online marketing.

I started learning about online marketing as a way to generate additional income, I enjoy connecting with others and helping people achieve their goals.

I have experience with Amazon, eBay, eCommerce, Social Media, SEO, Affiliate Marketing, Podcasting, Lead Generation, Landing Page Design, Wordpress & More.

I have created all kinds of courses on different topics such as Amazon, SEO and starting your own Podcast.