WordPress for Beginners 2020
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WordPress for Beginners 2020

Learn how to build your WordPress website from an Experienced WordPress developer.
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Created by Alexander Oni
Last updated 8/2020
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This course includes
  • 7.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • How to Install WordPress locally and on a computer
  • How to design your website with WordPress themes
  • How to Create a Custom Web Mail Account
  • How to Install SSL
  • How to build a Mailing List
  • How to work with the Gutenberg Editor
  • How to configure a wide variety of WordPress plugins
  • How to setup comments and contact pages
  • How to Optimize your website for Google and other Search Engines
  • How to Create and Edit Image Galleries
  • How to Protect and Secure your website against Hackers and malware
Course content
Expand all 69 lectures 07:34:28
+ Introduction
43 lectures 05:15:11
How to get 1 Month Free Trial with Siteground
00:37
The WordPress General Settings
11:01
Pages vs Posts
04:12
Creating our First Page
10:55
Categories vs Tags
09:19
The Media Library
03:33
Creating our First Post
09:59
Introduction to the Admin Bar
01:54
Editing your Profile
04:35
User Roles Explained
04:29
Working with Images
06:34
Introduction to the Gutenberg Page Builder
11:15
Assignment - Creating 7 Posts
03:20
Introduction to WordPress Themes
10:58
Introduction to WordPress Plugins
04:20
Widgets & Sidebars
07:09
Choosing our Theme
07:19
Setting the Homepage
02:42
Creating our Main Menu
05:19
Building the Header - Part 1
11:51
Building the Header - Part 2
06:16
Building the Footer
06:38
Styling the Footer
07:50
The Getwid Plugin Addon
06:22
Building the Homepage - Part 1
15:26
Building the Homepage - Part 2
07:03
Building the Homepage - Part 3
09:21
Building the Homepage (Adding Instagram) - Part 4
11:13
Setting up the Blog Page
06:13
Setting up the Individual Post Pages
04:04
Adding Social Share Function
08:38
Creating a Contact Form
10:28
Setting up the Contact Page
04:49
Creating a MailChimp Account
07:48
Creating our Mailing List Form
06:15
Contact List Tips & Finishing Touches
14:33
Quick Recap
02:12
+ WordPress Security
6 lectures 43:34
A Simple Trick to Fool Hackers
02:20
Site Health & Running Updates
04:09
Fighting against Spam
04:22
How to Hide the Default Login URL
04:22
WordFence Security Plugin - Part 1
16:21
WordFence Security Plugin - Part 2
12:00
+ WordPress SEO, Speed & Performance
6 lectures 32:05
Optimizing our Content for SEO
03:51
How to Create the Privacy Page
05:36
Adding a Cookie Notice
03:29
How to Back up your Website
06:09
Creating an FTP Account
06:13
Accessing our Web Directory
06:47
+ Rank Math SEO Plugin Configuration
12 lectures 59:32
Introduction to Rank Math
05:24
Rank Math Installation
08:39
General Settings
07:31
Titles & Meta - Part 1
10:34
Titles & Meta - Part 2
03:45
Google Search Console
01:49
Sitemaps
01:36
404 Redirections
04:00
SEO Analysis
02:38
Tools & Status
04:04
Bulk Editor Tool
01:45
Optimizing our Content
07:47
+ Conclusion
2 lectures 04:06
Getting your Certificate
03:00
Thank You
01:06
Requirements
  • Knowledge on how to use the internet
Description

** One of the most comprehensive WordPress courses you will ever take **

Build your very own website with this complete WordPress course - no experience, programming, or coding necessary!

Are you looking to build your WordPress website for personal use or maybe even for your business?

This course is perfect for you. This complete course is designed for beginners like you who have never built a WordPress website (or any website for that matter). You are going to learn how to use WordPress to build your website and best of all WordPress is FREE and you do not need to write any code to achieve this.

2 Courses in 1

I know that there are two main reasons why people want to have their website. it's either they want to have a blog where they can write or share their opinion about a subject or they have a business and they want a website to promote the business. Either way I have got you covered .


What skills are you going to learn in this course?

Okay you already know you will learn how to build a full website but to be more specific, here are some of the skills you will learn

  • Install WordPress either locally on your computer or live on the internet

  • Install SSL encryption on your website

  • Choose the right web hosting company

  • Create a professional web mail account

  • Work with themes and how to choose the right one

  • Configure a wide variety of WordPress plugins

  • Create and edit image galleries

  • Publish content with pages and posts

  • Create user accounts

  • Create privacy and policy pages

  • Integrate social media functionality into your website

  • Build your mailing list using Mailchimp

  • Back up your WordPress website in case of emergency.

  • Optimize your website so that it is noticed by Google, Bing and other major search engines

  • Set up comments and contact pages

  • Prevent spam comments

  • Speed up your website with caching plugins.

  • Export and Import content

  • Protect your website against hackers and malware

  • and much much more :-)

PLUGINS YOU'LL LEARN HOW TO WORK WITH:

Plugins are programs that you can use to enhance both the functionality and design of your website and in this course you will learn how to work with the following plugins

  • Akismet

  • Happy Forms

  • Word Fence Security

  • WP Reviews

  • WpDiscuz

  • Acurax Social Media Widget

  • Social Buttons by Adder

  • Optin Forms

  • WPS Hide Login

  • Cookie Notice for GDPR

  • Recent Posts Extended Widget

  • Monster Insights

  • Rank Math

  • Smush

  • UpDraft Plus

  • Gutenberg Editor


Why learn from me?

Unlike a lot of other instructors with WordPress courses I am a real WordPress developer. I have been building websites with WordPress for almost 9 years now and during this time I have built hundreds of websites including some for very popular institutions like Johns Hopkins University.  I love WordPress!  and I am also passionate about teaching people how to use this wonderful tool.

Who is this WordPress course for?

This course is perfect for anyone who has never built a website before. Its for individuals who want to build a website either for personal reasons or for their business but do not have any programming experience.

I can't wait to help you build your own WordPress website!

Enroll today and let me teach you how to build your WordPress website.

Alex aka 'The Web Monkey'

Who this course is for:
  • Students who want to learn how to build WordPress websites
  • Students who want to become WordPress developers