Learn How To Create A Website Using WordPress...
A Step by Step Tutorial for Beginners!
Why Take This Course?
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!
This video will show you the exact type of website that we will be creating throughout this course.
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!
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).
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
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.
00:00 Installing WordPress
01:47 Logging into WordPress
02:40 Changing our WordPress Password
03:39 Changing our Sites Permalink Structure
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:
If for whatever reason you can not click the link above, just copy and paste the URL into your internet browser.
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
This video will show you how to delete pages and posts from within the WordPress Dashboard.
00:00 Deleting the Sample Post
00:54 Deleting the Sample Page
This video will show you how to add different pages that include both text and images.
00:00 Creating our Home Page
01:14 Creating our About Us Page
02:18 Adding an Image to a Page
This video will show you how to install different WordPress plugins along with how to create fully functional Contact Forms.
00:00 Installing Contact Form 7 Plugin
01:47 Creating our Contact Us Page
03:41 Change Contact Form 7 Email Address
This video will show you how to add different pages as well as how to change text to be bold headings.
00:00 Creating our “Services” Pages
01:09 Changing Text to Bold Headings
This video will show you how to create different custom menus in WordPress. These are necessary to keep your site properly organized.
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,
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask - I will always do my best to help my students personally.