Web Design

In this web design course, learn Wordpress content management system and how easy is it to use for small business.
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  • Lectures 34
  • Length 4 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2013 English

Course Description

Web design can seem a daunting challenge for entrepreneurs and small business owners. However, never before has setting up a business website been easier or more effective than is true with the Wordpress Content Management System.

This web design basics course is for students desiring to build their own website/blog quickly, effectively, and with brand presentation in mind.

In this course, we cover the following easy-to-understand development areas;

  1. How to quickly set-up a 5 page business website
  2. How to easily navigate back office management functions for beginners
  3. How to design a stunning website in 11 easy steps
  4. Quickly adding blog post content to increase website visits
  5. How to get and keep readers on your website
  6. Key areas which immediately increase visibility and website profits
  7. How to add videos, images, banners and other sales rich content

We take beginners, step-by-step, through the basics of setting up a business ready, e-commerce driven website so join us today!

What are the requirements?

  • Students must have DSL Connection
  • Desktop, Laptop or Mobile Device

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learning basic 5 page website setup
  • Becoming familiar with Wordpress CMS
  • Building on intro skills learned in Part #1 of Course

What is the target audience?

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Small Businesses
  • Work at Home-preneurs

What you get with this course?

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Opening Lecture
02:38

In this opening lecture, we give an overview on the Wordpress Content Management System

24 pages

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Section 2: Plugins
08:03

In this video tutorial lecture - we teach students how to locate most commonly used plugins for Wordpress.

07:18

In this video tutorial lecture, we teach students to activate Askimet to FIGHT spam.

02:41

Learn the Jetpack Cloud Plugin in this lecture.

Contact Form
04:50
09:20

Learn to customize Wordpress content sharing features in this lecture.

07:28

Learn to use the HTML Edit feature in this lecture.

Section 3: Users
05:28

Users can be added, deleted and effectively managed using Wordpress as learned in this video tutorial lecture.

Section 4: Settings
06:50

The general and writing feature is key to to how visitors view your website as learned in this video tutorial lecture.

05:53

In this video tutorial lecture, we teach students how to effectively manage how websites are read as well as comment discussions.

05:36

Uploaded media as well as permalinks are key areas for not only asset management but also SEO purposes.

Section 5: Appearances
Site Title and Colors
08:31
07:07

Backgrounds are many in choice but easy to use when enhancing appearances of Wordpress websites as learned in this tutorial.

05:18

In this video tutorial lecture, we finish giving students best practices and tips with Wordpress backgrounds.

05:22

Testing and using website banners must be carefully considered as learned in this video lecture.

Section 6: Adding Content
05:08

Pages are used to present brand value proposition. In this video tutorial lecture, we teach students how to create them.

06:49

While pages are used to present services, blog posts demonstrate expertise to provide those products and services. In this video tutorial lecture, we give best practices to create your first post.

09:29

In part 2 of blog posts, we teach further best practices for implementing onsite content.

08:05

In this video tutorial lecture, we teach students how to build on the first blog post by adding more content.

06:02

Categories and tags are used, as taught in this lecture, to organize content, by subject.

08:00

The heart of an engaging website is a homepage which keeps attention and calls for direct action as learned here.

06:14

The heart of an engaging website is a homepage which keeps attention and calls for direct action as learned here.

04:12

Never fail to call for direct action as learned in this video tutorial lecture.

05:54

Never fail to call for direct action as learned in this video tutorial lecture.

05:38

Text links allow for easier website navigation as well keeping visitors onsite through anchor text as learned in this lecture.

Section 7: Second Level Pages
03:56

All pages on a Wordpress site are 'sub-pages' (2nd level) of the homepage as learned in this video tutorial lecture.

Section 8: Website Tweaks
03:47

Learn easy banner insert in this video tutorial lecture.

05:46

Custom menus allow presentation of certain key pages segregated by subject matter as learned in this tutorial.

08:08

Widgets all additional presentation and functionality features for both developers as well as visitors.

06:52

Widgets all additional presentation and functionality features for both developers as well as visitors.

08:27

Widgets all additional presentation and functionality features for both developers as well as visitors.

10:05

In this final basics of Wordpress tutorial, we review our basic 5 page website.

Section 9: Closing Lecture
03:36

In this video tutorial lecture, we give final thoughts.

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Instructor Biography

Brian Dale, Internet Marketing Tutor

Brian Dale specializes in teaching numerous areas and disciplines in online
marketing for entrepreneurs and small businesses. He believes an effective
online marketing plan must be centered around industry specific
geo-targeted keyword strategies as well as executed through use of Internet
marketing best practices.

With each new product and service launch, entrepreneurs must have an
effective strategy which must extend well beyond their website. Key to
realizing traffic and sales goals are the 12 Pillars of online marketing
which are;

1. Website hierarchy, navigation and design

2. Organic search rankings (Seo)

3. Video Marketing

4. Paid Search Advertising

5. Social Media SEO

6. Mobile Marketing

7. Optimized Content Creation and distribution

8. Direct Call to Action

9. Sales funnel management

10. Email & APP Marketing

11. Back Link Strategies

12. APPS

Every area of our curriculum benefits students by teaching how to gain
immediate as well as long-term brand recognition using tools available.
This is indeed a true saying -*"If entrepreneurs and small businesses
aren't effectively managing their online brand messaging, someone else will
and should a market niche not be filled by you, another will come along and
do so"*!

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