WordPress 3.5

Setting up, using, and administering your own WordPress 3.5 site
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  • Lectures 85
  • Length 5.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2013 English

Course Description

In this VTC course, you will learn the intricacies of setting up, using, and administering a WordPress 3.5 site. In addition to how to install and set up WordPress, you will also learn about themes, security concerns and mitigation, and plugin implementation. Author Jon Ward will discuss the theory of WordPress operation and then he will show you how to build a site from scratch. While the course is taught in 3.5, topics covered will be applicable to any WordPress 3.x installation. This title is a self-paced software training course delivered via pre-recorded video. We do not provide additional information outside of the posted content.

What are the requirements?

  • Access to WordPress 3.5 is recommended, but not required.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • You will learn the theory behind WordPress operations and how to build your own website from scratch.

What is the target audience?

  • New and experienced website developers

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Welcome to WordPress
Introduction
Preview
02:09
Dashboard
Preview
04:09
Section 2: Basics
Posts and Pages
Preview
05:42
Themes
Preview
05:12
Plugins
Preview
03:54
Section 3: Posts
Explanation of Posts
Preview
06:09
Categories and Tags
Preview
03:25
Post Editor pt. 1
Preview
05:56
Post Editor pt. 2
Preview
03:52
Post Editor pt. 3
Preview
05:19
Creating a Post
Preview
05:45
Section 4: Pages
Explanation of Pages
03:09
Creating a Page
05:37
Pages as Plugin Houses
04:32
Section 5: Media
Explanation of Media
02:48
Adding Media
04:22
Managing the Media Library
03:52
Media Editor
03:36
Jetpack Carousel
03:52
Jetpack Tiled Galleries
04:11
Section 6: Look and Feel
Introduction to Look and Feel
03:10
Themes
04:04
Finding and Customizing Themes pt. 1
04:54
Finding and Customizing Themes pt. 2
03:52
Other Theme Frameworks
03:24
Menus
03:38
Widgets
03:47
Advanced Customization pt. 1
03:57
Advanced Customization pt. 2
03:20
Section 7: Plugins
Explanation of Plugins
02:50
Installing Plugins
03:53
Jetpack pt. 1
03:58
Jetpack pt. 2
03:48
Common Useful Plugins
03:07
Editor
02:50
Security and Performance Concerns
03:06
Section 8: Users
User Management pt. 1
03:53
User Management pt. 2
03:19
Your Profile
02:46
Section 9: Tools
Tools Menu
03:01
Section 10: Settings
General and Writing Settings
03:27
Reading and Discussion Settings
03:46
More on Discussion Settings
02:49
Media / Permalinks / Sharing Settings
04:04
Section 11: Syndication
Publishing Your RSS Feeds
03:24
Including Third-Party RSS Feeds
05:01
Section 12: Social Media
Publishing to Social Media
03:05
Integrating Social Media
03:55
WordPress as a Social Media Platform
03:45
Section 13: E-Commerce
Shopping Carts
03:52
Third Party Integration
02:56
Section 14: Comments
Comment Overview
02:20
Comment Settings
02:21
Comment Moderation
02:54
Social Media Comments
02:29
Section 15: Backups and Updates
WordPress and Plugin Updates
03:25
Backup Procedure
03:53
Useful Plugins
03:43
Section 16: Security
WordPress Security Overview
03:47
WordPress Settings
04:23
Useful Plugins pt. 1
03:52
Useful Plugins pt. 2
03:47
Configure .htaccess pt. 1
03:35
Configure .htaccess pt. 2
03:12
Best Practices
03:39
Section 17: Building a Site: Urban Gardening
Installation
05:01
Determining the Goals of the Site
05:28
Choosing and Customizing the Theme pt. 1
04:51
Choosing and Customizing the Theme pt. 2
04:17
Choosing and Customizing the Theme pt. 3
04:25
Customizing Site Settings
03:42
Adding Plugins pt. 1
05:26
Adding Plugins pt. 2
04:43
Adding Plugins pt. 3
02:57
Pages pt. 1
04:50
Pages pt. 2
04:04
Customizing Widgets
04:11
Customizing Menus
02:56
Social Media Integration
04:16
Adding User Accounts for Staff
05:12
Content
04:47
Syndication
04:35
Promotion
04:16

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