How to Build a Website in a week
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How to Build a Website in a week

Create a WordPress website that will increase exposure and increase sales.
5.0 (1 rating)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
133 students enrolled
Created by Angela Samuels
Last updated 4/2016
English
Current price: $10 Original price: $40 Discount: 75% off
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 3 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Create a website in a week
  • Buy and connect the domain with the hosting server
  • Install WordPress
  • An understanding of the structure of a WordPress Themes and how to change them
  • Install WordPress Themes
  • Install a WordPress Plugin
  • Integrate WordPress with social media
  • Marketing your WordPress website
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Requirements
  • Internet Connected Computer
  • Access to a Internet Browser to view videos
  • Knowledge of a preferred hosting company (if you don't have one)
  • Ideas about a potential domain (if you don't have one)
Description

This course is taught with small business owners in mind. You will learn how to create or update your own self-hosted WordPress website so you can start selling your products or services online quickly. Throughout the course, you will learn tips about marketing your website with WordPress. This course is focused on the self-hosted WordPress.

This WordPress Course will provide you with proven, effective information, tips and advice that will help you understand how WordPress works and how you can use its powerful features to build your own fully functional, user-friendly website without any special technical skills or knowledge!

Bonus: Get free access to our popular WordPress Plugin Tutorial



Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for small business owners and entrepreneurs looking to increase awareness of their products and services with a WordPress website.
  • This course is not for business owners that want to create a website from free WordPress site but the self-hosted website
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Curriculum For This Course
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Overview of WordPress
5 Lectures 04:14
Schedule Your 6 One on One Live Online Tutoring
00:03

Bonus: Get Free Access to Our Popular WordPress Tutorial
00:05

In this video, I will introduce myself and we will go over what is covered in this course.

Preview 01:26

In this lecture, we will cover how to choose a domain for your website.

Day 1: How to choose a domain for your WordPress site
00:54

Day 1: How to install WordPress
01:46
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Setting up your WordPress website
4 Lectures 17:05

This lecture we will learn how to set up Google Analytics within your WordPress site.

You will be able to set up Google Analytics with WordPress

Preview 02:15

Overview of Google Analytics
1 question

How to install and change WordPress themes

Day 1: How to install and change WordPress themes
05:26

This lecture is an overview of WordPress settings that usually needs to be updated occasionally.

Able to know where the settings in WordPress are and be able to change the settings.

Day 1: How to change WordPress settings
06:44

We will go over what the ping list is and how to populate the ping list configuration

Day 1: How to edit updates services in WordPress
02:40
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Creating a post and page in WordPress
4 Lectures 20:50

An overview of how to create a blog post in WordPress

Able to create a blog post in WordPress after viewing this video

Day 2: How to create a post in WordPress
06:02

How to create a page in WordPress

  • Able to create a page in WordPress
Day 2: How to create a page in WordPress
03:16

How to insert media into WordPress

  • Able to insert video and images into your WordPress website
Day 2: How to insert media into WordPress
06:53

How to add categories to your WordPress website

  • Able to add categories to your WordPress website
Day 2: How to add categories in WordPress
04:39
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Installing WordPress Plugins
5 Lectures 08:14
This is the summary of the Introduction of WordPress plugins.
Preview 00:24

You will be able to search for a WordPress plugin within the WordPress dashboard.
Preview 03:09

How to install a plugin by uploading a Zip file.

Preview 01:32

How to update your WordPress Plugin.

Preview 01:12

This video will show you how to uninstall and delete a plugin.

  1. You will be able to uninstall and delete WordPress plugin.
Day 3: How to uninstall and delete a WordPress plugin
01:57
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Transferring your WordPress site to another site
1 Lecture 01:21

We will learn how to import and export your WordPress site

Able to import and export your WordPress site

Day 4: How to import and export your WordPress site
01:21
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How to use widgets in WordPress
1 Lecture 03:42

This lecture is about how to create and edit widgets in WordPress

Able to create and edit a widget within WordPress

Day 4: How to create and edit widgets
03:42
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WordPress Course Conclusion
2 Lectures 01:10

Conclusion of this course and what to expect in our updates.

Day 5: WordPress Course Conclusion
00:56

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Day 5: Bonus: Introduction to RSS Feeds
1 Lecture 02:20

This section will course how to share your posts on different social media sites

Day 5: Introduction to RSS Feeds
02:20
About the Instructor
Angela Samuels
4.6 Average rating
9 Reviews
1,609 Students
2 Courses
Social Media Marketing Instructor

Angela has a bachelors in business, computer science and graphic design. She later went to get her master's degree in instructional design with the focus of online learning and corporate training. She teaches offline at her coworking space in West Bloomfield, Michigan and she has taught web design at a The Art Institute in the metro Detroit Area. Her passion is helping small businesses learn how to market their businesses online.