This course is for people who want to create a blog or website but don't have time to read a long book or complete a lengthy tutorial. It's especially designed for the quick launch. This course will focus on the WordPress CMS (content management system.) This is the quickest, easiest, non-coding method of starting a website/blog. This course is ideal for people either wanting to have their own blog/website OR for people who want to acquire this skill in order to charge clients for website creation services. You will learn how to get a domain name, hosting services and choose a WordPress theme (the clothes on your website) along with modules on monetizing your site with ads and a place to collect email addresses. If you have a business, idea, blog or voice that needs to be heard. This is a great place to start! There is even a bonus module on creating a logo for your business or website with free online tools.
You will learn to connect your social accounts to your website
In this video you will learn about one of the easiest ways to monetize your website. We will go over various ad networks and how to install one:
In this video, you will learn how to set up and integrate Google Analytics with your WordPress site. This is important so that you are aware of where your traffic is coming from and where on your website your visitors are landing.
In this video, I will show you how to capture emails and send them directly to your email service provider list. You will use MailChimp (free for up to 2,000 subscribers.)
You will learn to customize the sites color palette, create and add a header plus swap out themes.
You will learn how to search for, install and customize premium and 3rd Party WordPress themes.
In this video you will learn how to create a logo for your website (or otherwise) with the free tool, PicMonkey.
Aja "A.J." McClanahan is a certified salesforce developer by day and by night inspires people around her financial mantra: get out of debt, increase income and build wealth. She is a personal finance blogger for Principles of Increase along with numerous web publications and produces premium training content for the technical training company, Cramforce. She is passionate about tech, finance and winning.