Starting a blog: Be online in 30 minutes
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Starting a blog: Be online in 30 minutes

Learn how to get your very own blog online before the day is over, on a shoestring budget!
3.6 (22 ratings)
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.
1,652 students enrolled
Created by Christian Z.
Last updated 11/2016
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 33 mins on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • How to get their website hosted
  • How to get a free domain of any type
  • Learn how to install wordpress to their website
  • How to configure wordpress
  • An in depth understanding of the blog creation tool
  • The difference between pages and blog posts
  • How to find and install themes
  • How to find and install plugins
  • How to configure comments
  • How to disable the comment section
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Requirements
  • No prior knowledge necessary.
Description

This course is a guide on how to set up your very own blog, using WordPress. In this course you will watch me register and use my very own WordPress blog while explaining every step. Think of it as me holding your hand through the process.

I will guide you through all the small technical obstacles that exist in starting your blog, that can easily hold many people back. Setting up WordPress is easy once you understand the process.

Wordpress is an incredibly powerful platform to base your website on. It will allow you to have anything from a personal blog, a professional blog, a business website, a landing page, a squeeze page, an ecommerce store, and much, much more. In this course, we will simply cover how to set up a blog.

 

Who is the target audience?
  • This Wordpress course is meant as a basic walkthrough for absolute beginners. It is about the technical difficulties that can arise when starting their very own blog.
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Curriculum For This Course
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Introduction: Getting your site online
3 Lectures 07:47

Here we go over what you will learn in this course.

Introduction
01:05

Here I will show how to easily get your website on the internet.

Getting a website host
03:49

In this lesson we install WordPress on to your site, turning it into a blog!

Installing Wordpress
02:53
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How to use Wordpress
5 Lectures 13:11

Here I show you how to disable or edit the comment section of your blog.

Editing and disabling the comment section
01:23

Here we take the final steps in making your blog public.

Setting up your blog
01:13

A simple walkthrough in designing your blog

Designing your blog
05:56

Here I show the basic functions of the blog post tool

The basics of the blog post tool
02:29

Here we go over why a page is different from a blog post, and how to make a page!

Creating a page on your blog
02:10
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Advanced wordpress utilities
2 Lectures 10:36

Here I show you how to find, install, and enable plugins for your wordpress blog.

Finding, installing, and enabling plugins
01:20

We revisit the blog post creation tool to go over the remaining features.

Advanced blog posting tools
09:16
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Wrapping it all up
2 Lectures 01:39

Here we unlock your blog for the world to see

How to make the blog public
01:25

Goodbye for now, and I hope you enjoyed the course. If you have any questions, feel free to send me a message!

Goodbye!
00:14
About the Instructor
Christian Z.
3.6 Average rating
22 Reviews
1,652 Students
1 Course
Full-Time Internet Marketer

Christian is a danish successful entrepreneur in the marketing Industry. He started at an early age and founded his own legally registered business a week after turning 18. Christian also owns his own office and has 3 employees. He is a strong believer in unorthodox strategies, and working smart, not hard.