Build a Travel Blog with WordPress

An Introductory Guide to WordPress Using a Travel Blog as An Example
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Instructed by Brett Dev Design / Web Design
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  • Lectures 13
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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    Available on iOS and Android
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About This Course

Published 8/2015 English

Course Description

This course will empower you with the skills needed to set up and install a WordPress blog.

By the end of this course you will have a complete blog with a slider and a custom configured theme.

We go through the complete set up and installation process. Finishing with a responsive functional WordPress website!

You will learn how to:

  • Install WordPress
  • Install Themes
  • Customise Themes
  • Install Widgets
  • Install Plugins

What are the requirements?

  • Internet Connected Computer
  • A Domain Name And Hosting Account

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Easily Set Up Wordpress With A 1-Click Install
  • Build A Complete Wordpress Blog
  • Work With Free Wordpress Themes
  • Install Wordpress Plugins

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone Thinking Of Starting A Wordpress Blog
  • Anyone Who Wants To Get Up And Running With A Complete Blog Fast
  • Anyone Looking To Share Their Experiences Online
  • Those Seeking An Overview Of The Wordpress System And Who Want To Start Using It Immediately

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Start Here
Watch If You Need Help Setting Up Your Domain Name And Hosting Account
Section 2: Installing WordPress
Installing WordPress Part 1
Installing WordPress Part 2
Section 3: WordPress Overview
The Dashboard, Posts and Pages
Section 4: Creating Posts & Pages
Creating Our Pages
Creating Posts and Adding them to Post Categories
Section 5: Installing the Theme
Installing the Theme
Section 6: Customise the Theme and Add a Slider
Creating the Navigation Menu
Use Font Awesome Icons to Customise the Home Page
Installing and Configuring a Popular WordPress Slider Plugin
Section 7: Sidebars, Widgets and the Finishing Touches
Finishing off our WordPress website with an overview of WordPress widgets
Thanks for watching. You now have the tools to embark on your journey!

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Instructor Biography

Brett Dev, Expert WordPress Instructor

10 years in the web development and online marketing industry.

A track record for creating successful and long-lasting opportunities.

Experienced consultant and development lead for multimedia branding and web agencies, the health and fitness sector as well as e-commerce SMEs. I've helped to set and accomplish the goals of businesses and individuals across a multitude of different industries and in multiple countries.

Specialist in strategic planning.

Working with my students I utilise Wordpress and CMS development, alongside other technologies, including but not limited to; SEO (search engine optimisation), online marketing strategy, social media, content marketing, outreach and e-commerce.

I implement valuable and effective websites and campaigns with the end goal of conversion and customer engagement. I educate students with the intent of moving into, or expanding within their online space. Demonstrating effective methods for bringing together technical development and marketing.

My emphasis is on streamlining processes and long-term added value. Greater awareness of what is possible and forward thinking solutions, are what I am ultimately aiming to achieve.

Specialties: Creative Strategy, Innovation, Web Development, SEO, WordPress, PHP.

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