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This course is designed to help the new user get used to all the functionality offered in WordPress.
This course is filled with detailed screencasts that show you step by step how to install, configure, and use WordPress.
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Over 30 screencast videos showing you in detail how to :
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|Section 1: Introduction to WordPress|
|In this lesson, we will find out what WordPress is and why you want to use it to power your website.
|In this video we discus the different options available to you for using WordPress
|This lesson will give you a good understanding on domain names and shared hosting, both of which you'll need if you want a self hosted WordPress site
Section 1 Quiz
|Section 2: Installing WordPress|
|A quick run through on setting up a Wordpress.com site
|getting you prepared to upload and install WordPress onto your own shared hosting webspace.
FTP WordPress to your hosting space
|Finish off the install and log into WordPress for the first time.
Section 2 Quiz
|Section 3: The WordPress Dashboard|
|A quick overview of the WordPress dashboard
|An in-depth look at the General Settings section of the WordPress dashboard
|The Writing Setting of the Dashboard
|Continue on with the Setting section of the dashboard, this video focuses on the Reading section
|The Discussion Settings of the dashboard
|The media settings of the WordPress dashboard
|How to set your permalinks for your WordPress site
Section 3 Quiz
|Section 4: Users and Roles|
|Adding new users to your site and determining their role
|Section 5: Creating Content|
|Introduction to creating content in WordPress
|Learn how to create and publish Posts
|the visual editor, where you will create your content
Creating categories and tags for your content and how they differ
|Creating static pages in WordPress
|quick and easy content management using the quick edit feature
Section 5 Quiz
|Section 6: Managing Media|
|How to add images and media to your content
|How to create image galleries and embed video in WordPress
|Section 7: Menus|
|build a simple menu for your website
|Use WordPress custom menu functionality to build menus for your site
|Section 8: Themes|
|What is a theme , free themes and how to install them
|a look at the difference between free and premium themes as well as some resources
|Section 9: Plugins|
What is a plugin and where do I find them?
|Section 10: Site Management|
Updating WordPress Core, Plugins and Themes
Congratulations and Conclusion
When not at his day job in the hosting industry, Al teaches WordPress at a Toronto, Ont college and also does corporate WordPress training. As a freelance web developer, he is always busy building sites on the WordPress platform. All this leaves him very little time to ride his Harley and watch NFL football.