Logo, Header and Image Basics for Online Business/Wordpress

Tactics for the beginner to cut the crap and launch an idea, not work with a designer. How-to, tips, and tricks.
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  • Lectures 15
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2012 English

Course Description

Familiar with these stopping points in launching or updating your website?

  • "I need a header, still waiting on my graphic designer"
  • "I don't have a logo yet, I'm working on that"
  • "My sales page has no graphics, my website is bland..."

These all seem like graphic designer things that cost $100-1000 each, but let's cut the crap, you need to launch, now... this WordPress for Designers course is about the tactics to get you a working logo, header, and sales page images so you can move beyond that "stuck" point, WITHOUT a graphic designer, and without tons of time invested.

In this WordPress for Designers course we will learn WordPress tips and tricks and how-to instruction in the form of resourceful websites, text and video instruction that will be invaluable as an online entrepreneur.

This course will erase the excuse that you MUST have a graphic designer to move forward.

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What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of the course you'll be able to create your own logo, header images, and functional salespage images.

What is the target audience?

  • Online Entrepreneurs, Online Businesses, Anyone Launching Something Online

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

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What is this course? Quick and Dirty Logo, Product Image, or Salespage type Image Design instruction via screen recording, and written instruction. Who This is For? Entrepreneurs looking for a fast and easy way to create a rough logo to put on their website What You Will Be Able to Do Create a quick…
End Result Examples
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05:38

Section 1: Module 1 - Free Image Editing Tools and Logo/Image Inspiration
08:20

 image editing tools
aviary phoenix (and suite http://advanced.aviary.com/)
gimp
http://pixlr.com
pixelmater (has instant alpha)
paint.NET

creating simple logo's and graphics (image techniques, tips)
logos
http://logopond.com/
http://www.logoinstant.com
http://www.logosauce.com/
http://www.logofaves.com/
http://logooftheday.com/
http://logofi.com/

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Image Editing Tools Aviary Phoenix   Gimp Pixlr Pixelmater   (Mac | has instant alpha to remove solid color backgrounds) paint.NET Inspiration http://logopond.com/ http://www.logoinstant.com http://www.logosauce.com/ http://www.logofaves.com/ http://logooftheday.com/ http://logofi.com/  *Use these s…
Section 2: Module 2: Free Icon Packs for Logo's and Other Business Site Images (Salespages, etc)
Icon Packs
07:57
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Icon Packs http://www.freeiconsweb.com/ http://www.iconfinder.com/free_icons http://iconfactory.com/software/
Section 3: Module 3: Fonts as Logo's, Where to Find Perfect Fonts and How to Install Them
Fonts as Logos
06:34
Article
Windows 7 and Vista Installation Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T6AC42TBjnE DaFont http://dafont.com
Section 4: Module 4: Putting It All Together (icons, fonts, other image pieces)
Putting It All Together
04:51
Section 5: Module 5: Inserting into Wordpress
Inserting Images into Wordpress [Header, Sidebar, Content]
07:45
Article
 If you're getting stuck here, not knowing how to add images to Wordpress, it's a good time to review a few things. FTP is a way to connect to your webhosts files, you get the access details from your host, and you can use a free program like FileZilla http://download.cnet.com/FileZilla/3000-2160_4-…
Section 6: Module 6: Tips and Tricks (image formats, transparency, Wordle, screenshots)
Tips & Tricks: Filetypes, Transparency, Wordle, Screenshots
14:41
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Filetypes Use .png and .gif when possible Be mindful of backgrounds with images you're chopping from Combine a few elements and text Keep it simple Transparency (checkerbox) Programs Apple Preview (instant alpha feature) Lunapic - http://www.lunapic.com/editor/?action=transparent Powerpoint - http:/…
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Instructor Biography

Instructor Biography

Robert Granholm, Technology Swiss Army Knife

It’s my calling (and I love it!) to fill the ever growing need of tech support, especially for the online business entrepreneur.

I run itarsenal.com a service, support and training site for newer online businesses on the topics of websites, newsletters, sales systems, and backup, the critical functions a online business needs to be launch and be functional.

Always help is my motto.

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