WordPress Development For Beginners
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WordPress Development For Beginners

Learn how to create web site using WordPress and customize theme using HTML and CSS without programming
4.2 (245 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.
25,414 students enrolled
Last updated 7/2017
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Includes:
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 5 Articles
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion

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What Will I Learn?
  • Learn how to download and install WordPress
  • Configure WordPress Dashboard
  • Become proficient working within WordPress
  • Create a Website or Blog using WordPress
  • Understand Cascading Style Sheet and various editing techniques
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Requirements
  • Understand basics of Web design
  • Some knowledge of HTML and CSS is helpful
  • You need a stable internet connection
  • Having access to live web server is good, but not required. You would need to use the FREE ClayDesk web hosting service instead
Description

Do you want to create a website or blog using WordPress in no time?

Learn the basic concepts of HTML and CSS, and become skilled in working with WordPress themes. No coding - No programming!

Build a strong foundation in HTML and CSS with this hand on-tutorial course.

  • Fundamental difference between CSS and HTML
  • WordPress Theme Customization
  • Working with WordPress Plugins
  • Widgets and Menu customization

The internet is full of amazing looking web sites. This course does not require any programming or coding.

By means of working with WordPress and customizing themes, you will be able to create a web site in no time. Maybe you wish to create a blog site!

So, Are you looking for the easiest and fastest way to learn how to build your own beautiful websites with WordPress? As a bonus lesson, I will show you how to create a responsive Website.

This course teaches you behind the scenes of website creation and theme customization and with little innovation and few techniques, you can build outstanding Website design using WordPress.

At the end of the course, you will have a complete, ready-to-launch outstanding WordPress website that looks great on any desktop computer, tablet and smartphone. You will also get FREE web hosting at ClayDesk hosting service once you enroll.

Happy learning!

Who is the target audience?
  • This WordPress Development course is meant for beginners who would like to learn how to create a WordPress Web Site or Blog from scratch
  • No prior programming or coding experience is required, as this course shows you how to create a complete WordPress site without any programming or coding
  • This course is not designed for advanced WordPress users, but you may learn some valuable tips and techniques if you do wish to enroll
  • Some basic knowledge of HTML and CSS is helpful, but not required.
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Curriculum For This Course
21 Lectures
02:07:24
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Module : Course Introduction
4 Lectures 28:24

This lesson is about the course introduction and agenda.

Preview 04:11

In this lesson, you will learn about the basics of HTML and CSS

Understanding HTML and CSS
08:55

In this lecture, you will learn how to download XAMPP

Downloading XAMPP
06:40

In this lesson, you will learn how to install a Web server on your computer

Installing XAMPP Server
08:38
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Module 2: WordPress Fundamentals
13 Lectures 01:24:02

In this lesson, my co-instructor will demonstrate how to download WordPress

Creating Database and Downloading WordPress
03:43

In this lesson, my co-instructor will show you how to extract the WordPress files after they have been downloaded

Extracting WordPress Files
03:32

My co-instructor will demonstrate how to install WordPress in this lesson

Installing WordPress
05:32

In this lesson, you will learn how to navigate your way around WordPress dashboard

Preview 12:34

In this lesson, you will learn how to log onto the WordPress dashboard

Preview 02:19

In this lesson, you will learn how to install and customize WordPress theme

Installing and Customizing Theme
09:58

In this lesson, you will learn more about working with HTML tags

HTML Revisited
08:54

Practice Task #1

Practice Task #1
00:07

Practice Task #2

Practice Task #2
00:08

Challenge Practice Task #3. You need to try to figure this out. Tip: Search the internet

Practice Task #3
00:12

This lesson demonstrates how to work with widgets and menus in WordPress

Widgets and Menus
09:41

In this lesson, you will learn how to create a basic web page

Creating a Web Page
15:59

In this lesson, you will learn how toinstall plugin in WordPress

Working With WordPress Plugins
11:23
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Module 3: Conclusion
1 Lecture 03:04

This lesson recaps the course

Conclusion
03:04
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Module 4: Bonus-Bonus-Bonus
3 Lectures 11:58

In this bonus lesson, you will learn how to build a responsive site

Responsive WebSite
11:49

All our students get free ClayDesk hosting so that you can create a hosting account and practice creating WordPress sites!

FREE ClayDesk Hosting
00:06

These are the images used throughout the course. Please download the zip files and extract the files to your computer. Thank you.

Images Used In The Course
00:02
About the Instructor
ClayDesk E-learning
4.1 Average rating
1,978 Reviews
84,866 Students
22 Courses
The Knowledge Factory

Welcome! to the Knowledge factory by ClayDesk. My name is Syed Raza, and as the CEO of ClayDesk, I am delighted to provide learning solution to my students. My fellow co-instructors play an important part in building these courses to ensure quality and latest trends in learning - I encourage you to browse through our courses and enroll.

1) We teach with passion and purpose! Every course is delivered with our students in mind. Teaching a combined student population of over 160,000.

2) Our courses will help you gain real world skills and knowledge and change your life today!

3) Our dedication to the teaching profession and teaching online. Udemy has named our instructors as one of its top instructors.

ClayDesk creates and distributes high quality technology training content. Our certified team of industry professionals have been training manpower for more than a decade. We aim to teach technology the way it is used in industry and professional world. We have professional team of trainers for technologies ranging from Mobility, Web to Enterprise and Database and Server Administration.

Mission Statement- ClayDesk e-learning is dedicated to provide superior e-learning and outsourcing services worldwide.

Syed Raza
4.1 Average rating
2,153 Reviews
88,078 Students
26 Courses
Top Udemy Instructor! 85,000+ students

Why are 85,000+ students (and counting) enrolled in my courses?

1) As the CEO of ClayDesk, I teach with passion and purpose! Every course is delivered with my students in mind.

2) My courses will help you gain real world skills and knowledge and change your life today!

3) My dedication to the teaching profession and teaching online. Udemy has named me one of its top instructors.

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About Syed Raza:

Syed graduated from University of Wisconsin in 1995 with a BBA in Finance. Subsequently, he obtained an MBA from Concordia University, LLB and DBL degrees from University Law College, and PhD in Management Sciences. Having obtained MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer), MCP+I (Microsoft Certified Professional + Internet), and MCT (Microsoft Certified Trainer), Syed has provided training to thousands of students. ClayDesk provides e-Discovery and cloud computing services including technical training to a wide range of clients globally. 

Business:

Syed Raza is an entrepreneur running his own e-learning site along with providing e-discovery and cloud computing consulting and services to a global client base. Syed is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and a Systems Engineer, and his solid finance and management background gives him a competitive edge. He has taught thousands of students in the United States and continues to inspire students of all ages.

Mission Statement- ClayDesk e-discovery and cloud computing is dedicated to provide superior e-learning and outsourcing services worldwide.

Syed Ali
4.1 Average rating
1,471 Reviews
67,342 Students
20 Courses
Online Instructor - Teaching Over 50,000+ Students!

I am the youngest Instructor present on Udemy Platform and have several years of experience in development environment as programmer. I have been programming since the age of 13.

On the other hand, I have expertise and experience in all phases of project life cycle namely analysis, design, coding, testing and implementation phases. I have experience in working with different operating systems, with keen focus on SharePoint development.

Also have efficiently managed the team and took care in delivering quality deliverables from my team which proved my managerial and leadership skill. Moreover, I have high web developing skills as a web developer and can make websites using WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal. Additionally, can migrate them from one host to the other. I have worked within the following realms:

- Developed script in Python programming language for 3D mapping using raspberry pi and quad-copter
- Developed system for processing data in parallel with data collection
- Redesigned tracking systems to work with tabular data
- Developed tools in Python for vehicle tracking and post-data-collection processing
- Data parsing, statistical analysis