How To Create A Website using WordPress (Step by Step)

A Step by Step Instructional Guide on How To Create A Fully Functional Website Using WordPress in Around 1 Hour!
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Instructed by Martie Dread Design / Web Design
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  • Lectures 13
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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    Available on iOS and Android
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About This Course

Published 10/2015 English

Course Description

Learn How To Create A Website Using WordPress...
A Step by Step Tutorial for Beginners!

Why Take This Course?

  • Learn To Create A WordPress Website in Less Than 1 Hour
  • The Website Will Be Fully Responsive (Mobile Friendly)
  • I Will Share A Coupon Which Gets Your First Month Hosting For 1 Penny!
  • Learn To Create A Logo For Free!
  • Using Most Up To Date Version of WordPress (unlike some others here on Udemy)
  • Get A Certificate of Completion
  • All Lectures Are Downloadable
  • I have got 6+ Years experience of working with WordPress
  • I own 2 different websites which combined have taught thousands of people how to create websites with WordPress
  • This course is 100% FREE to enroll and always will be!
  • I always respond to my students questions!

There are a total of 10 Lectures (plus an intro and an outro) over a total of 55 Minutes.
This seems like very little time, but believe me when I say that its MORE than enough time to create a website using WordPress!!

Don't worry if all you have you used your computer for so far is sending and receiving emails... by following this course I can almost guarantee that you will be able to create a website using WordPress... and another thing... It will be awesome!

Not only will you learn to create a website, step by step but I have also included a link to another video of mine which will show you how to make a logo for free!

So go ahead and enroll today and let's make a WordPress Website... TOGETHER!

Martie"

What are the requirements?

  • If you can use your computer to send an email... you will easily be able to create a website with WordPress! (Just follow the course and I will show you)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create a fully functional and AWESOME looking website using WordPress and leave with the skills to add more content and change the content you have already added. You will basically know how to use WordPress!
  • Contact me if they have any questions about creating their new WordPress website!
  • Show off their new website to friends, family and colleugues! ;)

What is the target audience?

  • This course is for people who want to create a fully functional website within an hour or two
  • This course is for people looking to learn the basics of WordPress
  • This course is for small business owners
  • This course is for online marketers
  • This course is for students
  • This course is for affiliate marketers
  • This course is for almost ANYONE!
  • This course is NOT for people who want to learn HTML or CSS coding

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
01:52

This video will show you the exact type of website that we will be creating throughout this course.

Section 2: Check-List
02:30

This video will cover the main outline of this course along with any costs involved... don't worry, it will cost less than $13 to get started!

Section 3: Web Hosting and Domain Name
07:39

This video will cover how to register for web hosting, a domain name and also how to login to the CPanel (which is where we will install WordPress from).

Video Times:
00:00 Signing up for Web Hosting
01:54 Registering a Domain Name
04:30 Getting Web Hosting for ONLY 1 PENNY!
05:13 HostGator Payment Overview
06:29 Signing into HostGator Cpanel

Section 4: Installing WordPress and Logging In
04:55

This video will show you how to install WordPress via the CPanel, as well as how to log into the WordPress Dashboard and change the Admin Password for WordPress.


Video Times:
00:00 Installing WordPress
01:47 Logging into WordPress
02:40 Changing our WordPress Password
03:39 Changing our Sites Permalink Structure

Section 5: Changing Our Theme and Adding Our Logo
04:16

This video will show you how to change the WordPress theme from the default one along with how to update the sites logo / site title.


To create a logo for free, just watch this video over on my YouTube channel:
http://letsbuildwp.com/udemy-logo

If for whatever reason you can not click the link above, just copy and paste the URL into your internet browser.


Video Times:
00:00 Back to the Check-List
00:25 Changing our Theme (Spacious Theme)
01:21 Changing our Logo
02:21 Change Site Title & Tagline

Section 6: Deleting The Sample Content
01:17

This video will show you how to delete pages and posts from within the WordPress Dashboard.


Video Times:
00:00 Deleting the Sample Post
00:54 Deleting the Sample Page

Section 7: Creating Our Home Page and "About Us" Page
04:29

This video will show you how to add different pages that include both text and images.


Video Times:
00:00 Creating our Home Page
01:14 Creating our About Us Page
02:18 Adding an Image to a Page

Section 8: Installing Plugins and Creating Contact Forms
04:04

This video will show you how to install different WordPress plugins along with how to create fully functional Contact Forms.


Video Times:
00:00 Installing Contact Form 7 Plugin
01:47 Creating our Contact Us Page
03:41 Change Contact Form 7 Email Address

Section 9: Creating Our "Services" Pages
05:05

This video will show you how to add different pages as well as how to change text to be bold headings.


Video Times:
00:00 Creating our “Services” Pages
01:09 Changing Text to Bold Headings

Section 10: Creating Custom Menus
03:37

This video will show you how to create different custom menus in WordPress. These are necessary to keep your site properly organized.

Section 11: Finishing Off The Home Page!
14:05

This video will show you how to assign which page you want as the home page, add images to our home page slider, create call to actions and link our featured pages up to the home page. I will also cover how to male "Drop-Down" Menus as well.

Video Times:
00:00 Adding The Image Slider to our Home Page
00:12 Assigning Home Page
07:05 Adding Call To Action on the Home Page (Widgets)
09:50 Adding our Featured Pages to the Home Page
11:46 Adding Featured Images to our Featured Pages

Section 12: Congratulations!!
00:50

This video will let you know that it is time to PARTY... you just finished creating your website!!

01:07

I just want to personally say thank-you in this lecture, plus I have a free download for you as well. You can get access to it over at http://martiedread.com/freeplugins1

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Instructor Biography

Martie Dread, I love teaching people!

I am a 28 year old, self taught web designer and teacher from the North of Ireland!

My hobbies include, web design animation, beatboxing and being social but my number one hobby is teaching people new tricks!

I have been building websites both personally and professionally for more than 6 years and all of the information contained in my training videos has been learned through trial and error by yours truly!

My website letsbuildwp (.com) has helped nearly 3 thousand people build a website and I am hoping I can double than number (at least) by utilizing Udemy!

I look forward to helping you create a website or blog that you can be proud of!

Until Next Time,
Martie Dread.

PS

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask - I will always do my best to help my students personally.

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