WordPress Training for Beginners
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WordPress Training for Beginners

A step by step guide to create a website on WordPress and use the popular features & plugins of WordPress.
3.5 (418 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
22,498 students enrolled
Created by Abdul Wali
Last updated 9/2015
English [Auto-generated]
Price: Free
This course includes
  • 3 hours on-demand video
  • 7 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What you'll learn
  • To Learn WordPress CMS
  • To Know How WordPress Works

  • To Manage Your Website on WordPress

  • A domain name or Local Host
  • A web hosting account or Local Host
  • A browser & Internet Connection

What's this course about?

This course is all about to learn WordPress Content Management System (CMS) from installing to posting content, and from installing theme to optimizing a WordPress blog.

What kind of stuff this course has?

This course will teach you - how easily you can set up your WordPress website easily from taking hosting & domain name to installing a theme and making proper setting.

How Long will this course take to learn?

This course shouldn't take more than 2 hours to learn, because it's very easy to understand and is for absolute beginners.

Why take this course?

This is essential training for establishing a website/blog on WordPress platform, so you should learn this course if you want to upload your website/blog on WordPress, this course gives you all what you need in order to create a website on WordPress.

Who this course is for:
  • Those who want to use WordPress for blogging
  • Those who really love WordPress
  • Those who want to use WordPress features
Course content
Expand all 23 lectures 03:00:22
+ The Introduction & Installation Methods
6 lectures 44:15

This is the first video of this course, in which we'll learn about the content of the course and the basic understanding of WordPress content management system.

The Introduction - What's inside the course

in this second lecture of the first section, we'll be talking about the domain name & web hosting for a website in order to start with WordPress.

The Web Hosting & Domain Name

in this lecture, we'll learn about recommended web hosting which you can use for hosting your WordPress website without any hassle.

Recommended Web Hosting
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In this lecture, we'll be learning installing WordPress set up using Softacoulus software which is available in the Cpanel of your web hosting account.

Installing WordPress from Cpanel using Softaculous software

In this lecture, we'll learn about installing WordPress software manually using your Cpanel, in case you don't have software to install WordPress automatically then you can use this method.

Installing WordPress Manually from Cpanel

In this lecture, we'll install WordPress on local host or local computer, if you don't have a website or web hosting and still want to test & learn WordPress then you can enjoy using it on local host. :)

Installing WordPress on local host

Answer these questions about section one which You've already learned in previous section.

Questions for Section 1
3 questions
+ WordPress Dashboard Basics
3 lectures 26:28

In the first lecture of Section 2, we'll be taking a quick overview of WordPress dashboard.

Taking an overview of WordPress Dashboard

In this lecture of section 2, we'll be learning about the post editor and publishing something new in our website that we just created on WordPress.

Post Options in WordPress Dashboard

In the last lecture of 2nd section, we'll be talking about Pages, Media & comments features existing in WordPress Dashboard.

Media, Pages & comment sections in WP Dashboard

Here are some questions you should answer for section 2 which you've already learned.

Questions for Section 2
4 questions
+ Designing & Customizing WordPress Website
5 lectures 41:14

In this first lecture of third section, we'll be going ahead to learn Installing WordPress theme and changing the default one to a beautiful one.

Installing or Changing the Theme of WordPress Website

In this lecture, we'll talk about adding widgets in WordPress theme to the sidebar and footer where we want them to appear on the website.

Adding Widgets in WordPress Theme

In this lecture, we'll learn how to easily create & manage menus in WordPress, we can also create a drop down menu very easily in WordPress.

Creating Menus in WP Dashboard

In this lecture, we'll be learning about how can we change the codes using the code editor and how to know about the theme pages used in the preimum WordPress theme.

The Code Editor in WordPress DB

In this lecture, we'll learn about the premium theme options that we just installed in previous video, we'll try to make the proper setting of the theme for our website.

Premium Theme Options

Answer some questions.

Questions for 3rd Section
4 questions
+ WP Setting & Plugin Installation
6 lectures 51:08

In this first lecture of 4th Section, we'll go ahead and learn how to install a Plugin from WordPress dashboard, and we'll install some plugins in this lecture, while you will knwo the list of import plugins in the next video.

The Plugin Installation Part in WordPress

In this video, we'll learn about installing the 18 important plugins after the installation of WordPress, so you must install these plugins in order to secure your blog and Optimize your website on WP.

Important SEO, Security & Customization Plugins To Install

In this video, we'll learn about managing users in WordPress, we'll also learn creating or adding new users in the WordPress dashboard, Moreover, download the attached file to learn more about WordPress security.

Managing or Adding Users in WordPress Dashboard

In this video lecture, we'll talk about the import & Export options which are basically used to create a backup of your website as well as restore it.

Import & Export Options

In this lecture, we'll learn about the important setting of WordPress website and this is part 1, you may watch part 2 to learn it completely.

WordPress Essential Setting Part 1

In this last lecture of sectoin 4, we'll be completing the setting part of WordPress, this setting is very necessary to make before going ahead with for publishing content on WordPress website.

WordPress Essential Setting Part 2

Please answer some questoins related to section 4.

Questions for Section 4
4 questions
+ WordPress Theme Structure & Summary of The Course
3 lectures 14:17

In this lecture, we'll be looking deep into the structure of a WordPress theme, and will take an idea how to change the default theme in WordPress as well as create one.

WordPress Default Theme Back End Structure

This is the last part and the summary of the this course, I hope you have enjoyed this course and have learned something new, if so then kindly leave a review on this course. Thank you very much for watching and learning this course, meanwhile please check out my other courses.

The End of the Course
Quick Bonus for You!
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