WordPress Content Management Services for Beginners
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WordPress Content Management Services for Beginners

See what it takes to help your clients get seen by Google. Increase your WordPress skill level beyond just blog posting.
4.7 (3 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.
16 students enrolled
Created by Tiffany Parson
Last updated 11/2015
English
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Includes:
  • 40 mins on-demand video
  • 4 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Manage content within WordPress with confidence
  • Add WordPress Content management to your client service offerings
  • Demonstrate your knowledge and experience with WordPress
  • Create your own WordPress website
  • Practice with your own WordPress website
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Requirements
  • You need a basic understanding of what a Blog is and why it’s important for online business owners.
Description

WordPress Content Management is managing existing content for clients. Whether it's posting to their blog, modifying content on their website pages, or adding to their sidebar, this all encompasses WordPress Content Management.

Those who take this course can choose to provide content management for WordPress only or take it a step further and add social media content management or even provide content ideas. It's completely up to you in how you choose to provide the service.

As a virtual assistant business owner, I have worked with clients virtually for over seven years. With WordPress being one of the most widely used website formats, it's an easy choice for online business owners to use it for their business. While many are using it, they also are finding time to be limited to get everything done for their business.

This is where having someone manage their content is important. Not only is it smart, but efficient. Outsourcing WordPress Content Management means business owners utilizing online tools can stick to what they do best. Allowing you to do what you do best.

This course is for virtual assistants interested in adding to their current service offerings or a new virtual assistant who is not sure what to offer, however has a strong interest in blogging and WordPress.

You will not find a lot of technical jargon in this course. It is written with the virtual assistant business owner in mind. It's also designed to be interactive where you complete exercises after each section within your own WordPress website.

It's important to note: Having your own WordPress website is not required. This will be covered at the beginning of the course.

Sound good?

If that's a YES, Enroll in this course today!

Start your journey of providing WordPress Content Management Services!

If you find this course has not been helpful, please know there is a 30 day money back guarantee.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for Virtual Assistants who are non-techie and how to use WordPress as a service provider.
  • This course is for someone who wants to be a virtual assistant that provides WordPress content management as a service.
  • This course is for someone who does not have a WordPress site and is interested in discovering how to set one up.
  • This course is not for you if you are experienced in WordPress and are not interested in being a virtual assistant.
  • This course is not for you if you are questioning why WordPress over other blogging platforms or if you expect to learn WordPress Development, Design, or Maintenance.
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Curriculum For This Course
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Getting Started!
1 Lecture 02:58
Welcome to the course! This course is about management content on WordPress for clients as a virtual assistant. You’ll not only watch and learn, but get hands on experience as well.
Preview 02:58
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Your First Look Inside WordPress, the Dashboard, and Your First Blog Post
4 Lectures 11:01

In this portion, I’ll show the comparison between WordPress.org and WordPress.com. This will include why the focus of this course is on WordPress.org. However, some information provided in the training can be applied to the .com version.

Preview 02:29

This video is the introduction to your practical application exercise. Within it, you'll be asked to setup your own WordPress.com website. Be prepared half way through to pause the video and setup your account. By the end of this video you will have a Wordpress.com website.

Preview 02:56

Now that you have setup your own WordPress.com website, it's time to do something with it. This is your guide to creating your first blog post on your website.

Setting Up Blog Post
05:09

It's your turn. Create your own blog post using the wordpress.com website you created in the first section.

[Exercise] Create Your First Blog Post
00:27
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Providing WordPress Content Management As A Service
1 Lecture 02:42

This training goes into detail on what WordPress Content Management is and what it means to our clients as a virtual assistant.

What Is WordPress Content Management?
02:42
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Inside The WordPress Dashboard
3 Lectures 06:58

It's time to explore WordPress themes and how they change the look of your website. All themes are not created equal. What's available for WordPress.com is not available for WordPress.org.

Themes
03:54

It's your turn to actively explore the various options when it comes to WordPress themes. You'll find their are tons available both free and premium (paid) themes.

[Exercise] Explore WordPress Themes
00:39

In this training I’ll review adding, updating, and testing plugins. Where they are in the WordPress Dashboard.
Preview 02:25
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Making Sure Google And The Rest See Your Blog Post
3 Lectures 11:13

I’ll install the Yoast SEO plugin and go through the most important options for each blog post such as Site Title, Meta Description, Focus and Keyword.

Yoast SEO
05:59

In this training we’ll go through using tags for a WordPress post and how it’s used in search.

Tags and Categories
04:59

In this training, I discuss the use of categories and how that keeps the site organizes and what it does for visitors when searching a website and how it can be used to manage menu items and other options on a website. Install Yoast SEO plugin; Update the post you created in Section 6.

[Exercise] Add Tags and Categories To Your Blog Post
00:15
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Preparing Your Images To Be Seen By Google And The Rest
2 Lectures 04:35
In this training I’ll go over the importance of using Alt Titles for images and how it helps with search.
Optimizing and Hyperlinking Images
04:18

It's your turn to optimize the images placed in your blog post from the previous exercise.

[Exercise] Update Your Images
00:17
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Closing
1 Lecture 02:05

Here are your next steps now that you have come to the last section of this course. Take all that you've learned and start promoting your WordPress Content Management services.

What Next?
02:05
About the Instructor
Tiffany Parson
4.7 Average rating
3 Reviews
16 Students
1 Course
Helping new virtual assistants increase their monthly income

I am the CEO and Founder of Virtual Hired Hand, a technical virtual assistant company. After working in corporate America for over 12 years, I discovered a website called Elance and got started taking on projects virtually from my home in North Carolina. It's been seven years since that first project and I have not looked back.

My business has grown and I have been privileged to work with clients ranging from coaches, trainers, health professionals, affiliate marketers, real estate agents, authors, psychologists, internet marketers and more. I’ve been a virtual assistant to many and an executive virtual assistant to one.

In 2013, I partnered with a multimillionaire client to coach over 20 virtual assistants through an intense 120-day program. Most of those virtual assistants were just starting out and have since been able to create the business of their dreams making it as full-time or part-time as they want.