Wordpress For Beginners-Create Your Website With Wordpress
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Wordpress For Beginners-Create Your Website With Wordpress

Build a high responsive Wordpress site that looks great on all devices
4.2 (11 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
1,585 students enrolled
Created by Alex Addo
Last updated 4/2016
English [Auto]
Current price: $65.99 Original price: $94.99 Discount: 31% off
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 articles
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Over 38 lectures and many hours of content
  • Build a Wordpress website from beginning to the end from scratch
  • Pick out a proper domain
  • setting a hosting account
  • Install Wordpress using the easiest methods
  • Install high responsive themes in your Wordpress website
  • Integrate with out twitter API so we can display our most recent tweets on our website
  • Implement a contact form
  • Upload images and videos on Wordpress
  • Create a highly responsive website that looks good on any browser
  • No prior knowledge of Wordpress is required as everything will be covered in this course
  • Computer needed
  • Internet Connectivity needed
  • No coding skills required
  • No programming skills required
  • No Coding
  • No Prior Experience Required

With Wordpress 4,Build a beautiful responsive Wordpress site that looks great on all Device

About the Course

After taking you through all of the main options in Wordpress and explaining what each one does and how you set it up, I'll let you watch over my shoulder as I build a Wordpress website.

Who is this Wordpress course for?

Have you ever wanted to build a professional looking website, but didn't know where to start? Now you can with Wordpress

Wordpress for Beginners is a complete course for anyone, no matter what your technical ability. This course assumes no prior knowledge!

Here is a list of some of the things you will learn in this course:

  • You will learn how to buy, and pick out a domain name.
  • You will setup a hosting account to host all of your websites.
  • You will learn how to point your DNS to the correct hosting account.
  • You will learn the easiest way to install wordpress on your URL.
  • You will build an entire websites step by step.
  • You will learn how to use plugins and widgets.
  • You will learn how to integrate social aspects into your website.
  • You will integrate our twitter, and facebook feeds into your websites.
  • Finally you will go over my "go to" contact form and SEO plugins.

By the end of this course, you will have a website that you are truly proud of.

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone that wants to build a website
  • Anyone that wants to master Wordpress
  • Anyone interested in watching over my shoulder as i build a real website
Course content
Expand all 41 lectures 01:41:55
+ Introduction to Wordpress
4 lectures 04:27

Welcome to Wordpress For Beginners-Create your website with Wordpress

Preview 01:54

Please intoduce yourself on our discussion platform

Preview 00:29
Connect With Udemy Instructor Alex

We will learn about all the benefits of wordpress

Preview 01:30
+ Finding Your Domain
2 lectures 05:07

taking a closer look at what a Domain name is

Preview 02:02

In this lecture we will be purchasing our domain name at namecheap.com

Preview 03:05
+ Getting Started With a Hosting Account
4 lectures 06:40

Taking a closer look at what web hosting is

Preview 00:46
Hosting Sign Up
Pointing Nameservers
Creating a Add on Domain
+ Wordpress Set Up
1 lecture 02:25

In this section we are going to install wordpress on our website

Preview 02:25
+ Installing Our Wordpress Theme
8 lectures 17:56

Installing our Wordpress Sydney Theme

Installing Our Wordpress Theme
Install Suggested Plugins Requested by the Theme

All the list of plugins needed for customizing our homepage

List of Plugins to Download

Above this lecture is the list of plugins to download for the course. Lets download our required plugins

Download our Required Plugins

Theme Settings should be downloaded from the resource section of this lecture.Please go ahead and download theme settings and watch over my shoulders as we import our theme settings into Wordpress

Import Our Theme Settings

Downloading our images from www.unsplash.com

Downloading Our Images for Wordpress

Create our logo at www.logomakr.com

Create Logo For Wordpress
Upload Images and Logo onto Wordpress
+ Creating Homepage and Blog Page
3 lectures 07:35

We will learn how to create our homepage and blog page

Create Homepage and Blog Page
Changing The Slider Image
Changing The Theme Option Settings
+ Customizing The Homepage
4 lectures 17:42
Create an About Section on Homepage
Create Bog Post Section on Homepage
Create a Call to Action
Create Social Media Section on Homepage
+ Creating Content
4 lectures 21:26
Create an About Page
Create Contact Us Page
Create Testimonial Page
Create Blog Post
+ Customizing Widget Section
3 lectures 06:08
Adding A Facebook Like Box
Create A Twitter Feed
Create a Blog Post and Search Widget