You will be walked through the Admin dashboard and understand what it can do.
You will learn how to write your first post using blocks.
You will learn how to add categories and tags to your posts and understand why they are important for search engines.
You will learn how to write your first page and understand why these are different from posts.
We shall explore WordPress plugins and how they can enhance your website to suit your needs.
We shall explore WordPress themes and how to make your site look and feel different.
You will understand why it is important to make sure your site can be seen on desktop, laptop, tablet or phone.
We shall explore Menus & Widgets. Personalising your website to help your audience find the content they need.
You will how to learn how to configure your WordPress website for speed, security and privacy.
Bonus: You will learn how to maintain your website going forward.
7 sections • 50 lectures • 3h 11m total length
Writing A Post
Pages vs Posts
Creating An About Page
Homepage vs Posts
Creating A Homepage
Creating A Portfolio Page
Step Four -- Plugins
What is a plugin?
Making a Contact Page with Contact Form 7
The SEO Framework
Step Five -- Themes
Page Builders and Theme Frameworks
Update your Website
Backup your Website
Grow your Website
You will need a working computer and an up-to-date web browser connected to the internet.
No prior knowledge of WordPress is necessary. You will be taught everything you need to know.
No coding experience necessary. You will not be coding!
A calm, relaxed, and simple to understand course for those of you who know nothing about WordPress, but want to learn how to use it to set up a blog, a portfolio, a personal website, a project website, some sort of side-hustle hobby business, etc.
We'll run through what everything means and then work on:
Making a post
Creating an About page
Making a Homepage
Creating a Contact page
Simple and straightforward lessons to help get you up and running as quickly a possible.
Who this course is for:
People who want a simple to use website for their hobby or business.