1 Hour Wordpress – Create a Beautiful Website or Blog

A step-by-step guide to setting up your Wordpress website or blog from scratch.
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Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (443 ratings)
20,956 students
1hr 8min of on-demand video
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Know the insides and outsides of Wordpress without any technical knowledge of it.
Purchase an affordable domain & hosting and install Wordpress in less than 5 minutes
Get a tour of how Wordpress works and how to manage it.
Learn the most important plugins a person needs to keep their website secure and well-managed.
How to customize your Wordpress website and change it to make it look beautiful
Learn where to get themes that fit their website goals.


  • No knowledge of Wordpress, hosting, or FTP is necessary. Everything will be covered.
  • You will need to have Wordpress installed on a hosting if you want to follow step-by-step


Need a website for yourself, company or blog? Then...

  • Stop wasting time searching Google for answers.
  • Dump those confusing and outdated tech books.
  • Forget trying to go through YouTube looking for outdated tutorials.

Learn WordPress Today, Create Beautiful Websites Forever

WordPress is one of the most popular blogging tools on the web, making it easy for anybody to post their ideas, pictures, and audio/video. WordPress can be used for not only blogging posts but also to store static information that can be easily updated like a content management system (CMS). 


Then the 1 Hour Wordpress course is designed to get you started with your first Wordpress website in less than an hour. It’s an introductory course for anyone who wants to build their website using the Wordpress platform.

This courses teaches the new user how to get their blog up and started quickly while teaching students to fully understand the right way to install, administer, customize and market their blog.

The best part about this blog is that I won’t just be teaching but I’ll be guiding you by showing you my screen on how to get your website up step-by-step.

You will watch over my shoulder as YOU will..

  1. Purchase and set up your very own domain name and hosting.
  2. Install Wordpress on your hosting without using FTP or fancy database work.
  3. Set up Wordpress settings for perfect performance.
  4. Install a Free Wordpress theme on your website.
  5. Customize your Wordpress theme to fit all your ideas.
  6. Create Posts in Wordpress.
  7. Create Pages in Wordpress.
  8. Add media (photos, videos and documents) to your post
  9. Install key plugins you need for your Wordpress
  10. You will learn Wordpress!

By the end of this course, you will have an amazing professional looking Wordpress website and it will take you less than 2 hours!

Who is this course perfect for?

  • If you’re looking create a website for your business or a blog for you to host your content.
  • If you're looking to share your talents, hobbies and interests on a blog to share with the world.
  • You’re looking to build websites for others and want to get an introduction to Wordpress.

Who this course is for:

  • This course is meant for Wordpress newbies that have no prior experience building websites.
  • Anyone that wants to build a website or a blog using Wordpress
  • If you’re looking create a website for your business or a blog for you to host your content.
  • If you're looking to share your talents, hobbies and interests on a blog to share with the world.
  • You’re looking to build websites for others and want to get an introduction to Wordpress.


Professor of Marketing, Marketing Leader & Career Coach
Basim Salim
  • 4.2 Instructor Rating
  • 1,365 Reviews
  • 52,620 Students
  • 20 Courses

I'm Basim, a seasoned marketing strategist with over a decade of experience in transforming businesses through innovative education and strategic execution.

Navigating a marketing career can be complex, especially when aspiring to leadership roles or breaking new ground with startup ventures. My mission is to guide you through these challenges. With a rich background in consulting for both local and international businesses, I specialize in crafting effective Go-To-Market (GTM) strategies, advancing product development, leveraging marketing automation, and driving engagement through creative content marketing.

My business and marketing approach is built on five fundamental principles:

– Prioritizing customer needs to ensure a consumer-centric strategy.

–  Creating and implementing educational automated systems for efficiency and scalability.

–  Delivering exceptional value that consistently exceeds expectations.

–  Continuously challenging assumptions and embracing rigorous testing for continual improvement.

–  Drawing inspiration from diverse industries for innovative and unique marketing strategies.

My diverse career spans roles from designer to strategist, equipping me with the versatility to manage multidisciplinary projects and navigate complex market challenges effectively. In marketing leadership roles, I focus on areas like branding, crafting compelling customer journeys, designing impactful marketing campaigns, content strategy, email marketing, automation, and enhancing customer success.

Beyond my business endeavors, I am deeply committed to academic excellence as a Marketing Lecturer at York University and a Professor at Conestoga College. This blend of practical industry insights and academic rigor allows me to nurture and develop the next generation of marketing leaders.

Whether you're a startup seeking transformative marketing leadership or a marketing professional aiming to elevate your career, I offer tailored services including strategic coaching, clarity calls, and career guidance. Let's connect and explore how we can collaborate to achieve your goals and redefine the future of marketing.

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