Introduction to WordPress

A quick introduction to the basic parts of WordPress
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  • Lectures 39
  • Contents Video: 3 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 9/2014 English

Course Description

This course gives an introduction to the basic foundations of running a WordPress site. This includes navigating the dashboard and interface, creating pages and posts, user accounts and roles, comment management and settings, customizing the look of your WordPress site with menus, widgets and themes, plugins and site maintenance.

This course is kept simple to get you up and running quickly. The author shares and demonstrates using online resources available for free to expand deeper into WordPress topics.

What are the requirements?

  • Access to a hosted WordPress site (admin role access).
  • A strong understanding of web based terms and how web sites work. Basic HTML skills.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand what is WordPress
  • Log in and navigate the application
  • Create posts
  • Create pages
  • View and manage content
  • Work with user accounts and roles
  • Understand content management and settings
  • Change appearance
  • Work with plugins
  • Site maintenance

What is the target audience?

  • Individuals looking to understand the basics of WordPress to get them up and started quickly.
  • Individuals that are looking for an overview to get them started.

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
01:51

If you wish to work along with the instructor, please download these files.

Section 2: What is WordPress?
From Blogs to CMS - A Popular Choice
Preview
01:39
WordPress, Wordpress.org, Wordpress.com
Preview
02:45
Section 3: Getting Started
Getting Started: Logging into Your Site
Preview
02:12
Dashboard
Preview
03:15
Toolbar
Preview
02:53
Section 4: Creating Posts
Creating Posts: Posts v. Pages
04:07
New Post
07:48
Publishing Posts
05:39
Categories and Tags
05:46
Text Formatting
07:08
Creating Links
03:52
Adding Images
09:27
Adding an Image Gallery
04:48
Featured Image
03:23
Adding YouTube Videos
01:32
Restoring and Comparing Versions
03:23
Section 5: Creating Pages
Creating a New Page
00:46
Parent and Sub Pages and Page Templates
03:22
Section 6: Viewing and Managing Content
All Posts and Pages
03:41
Quick and Bulk Edit
03:12
Media Library
01:36
Section 7: User Accounts and Roles
Your Profile
04:11
Adding a New User and User Roles
02:32
Section 8: Comment Management and Settings
Discussion Settings
08:22
Comment Management
05:18
Section 9: Appearance
Theme Selection
05:39
Theme Customizer
06:30
Header Image
05:23
Custom Menus
11:04
Front Page: Static or Posts
06:33
Widgets
08:08
Adding New Themes
05:36
Section 10: Plugins
Installing Plugins
05:09
Plugin Example
05:04
Section 11: Site Maintenance
Updates
03:26
Backups
04:07
Suggest Security Plugins
03:39
Section 12: Conclusion
Conclusion
01:44

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Instructor Biography

Intellezy Trainers, Computer Training Specialists

At Intellezy, we believe learning should be simple, engaging, and relevant. We make this possible by building innovative, short-segment eLearning videos and easy-to-use quick reference cards designed to educate and empower companies and individuals. In today’s rapidly evolving workplace it is imperative to make sure you have the skills required to succeed. Our library provides dynamic, task-focused videos right at your fingertips, right when you need them. Our goal? To educate the world, one video at a time.

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