eCommerce Website, No Coding - DYI Artist/Photo Portfolio

Build your own FREE, elegant Portfolio website, and Sell your Art or Photography - presented by Dr. YouTube
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  • Lectures 44
  • Length 3 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
    30 day money back guarantee!
    Available on iOS and Android
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About This Course

Published 11/2015 English

Course Description

Build your own custom Portfolio Website, with E-Commerce - for FREE.

You DO NOT need an expensive "web designer." You can Do It Yourself in just about 2 hours! Jay and Robert make it SIMPLE, with step-by-step instructions!

If you are an Artist or Photographer looking for a gorgeous Portfolio Website - with a shopping cart to sell your work - here is the ultimate budget-conscious solution!

No programming or coding. No need to be a web designer or webmaster.

In a few hours, you can have your own, personalized portfolio website - and start selling your work.

For the past two decades, Jay Jacoby has been teaching, evangelizing and creating inexpensive, high quality websites for clients.

For the past five years, those websites have been built on WordPress, an extraordinarily easy to use and FREE software!
Now, he's showing you how to do it!
Of course, your website will have all the features you'd expect if you would have paid thousands to a web designer …
  • A fantastic slide-show slider to tease visitors into staying on your page
  • A handsome portfolio area to show off all your work that's for sale (or not!)
  • Fully-functional Menus
  • An "About the Artist" page
  • A "Contact Us" page
  • Footer and Icon Services
  • And, a highly functional E-Store set-up, so that you can SELL YOUR WORK

DO NOT WAIT! Within a few hours, you could be selling your artwork or photography on your OWN personalized website!

And, of course, we offer a NO QUESTIONS ASKED 30-day money-back guarantee - as well as our personal promise that this is your best choice on Udemy for building your own portfolio site - for FREE!

What are the requirements?

  • You'll need to upload some images and descriptive text for your art or photography

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Take Control of Your Business!
  • Create Your VERY OWN, personalized portfolio website.
  • Your Website will include every desirable feature of a modern art/photography website!

Who is the target audience?

  • Artists and Photographers looking for an easy-to-follow Website Building tutorial have found treasure!
  • Whether you're a beginner or advanced, the simplicity of WordPress and the detail of this instruction make this the PERFECT COURSE for you!

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: Let's Get Started
Website OverView - What's the Site Going to Look Like?
Why WordPress?
Section 2: First Things First - Installing the Tools
Why Do You Need "Hosting?"
Installing WordPress - One Click!
Getting Started - Installing Your Theme
Who needs a Host?
1 question
Section 3: Building the Page - Now it Gets Exciting!
Here's What You Should Expect to Learn in this Section
Adding a Logo to Your Website
Adding a Slider
Who Needs a Slider, anyway?
1 question
Section 4: Adding the Portfolio Elements
Here's What You Should Expect to Learn in this Next Section
Adding a Portfolio Page to Your Website
Portfolio Options
Add Image to Portfolio
Adding Images from the Library
Section 5: Adding Posts to Our Blog - News Section
Let's Talk About the Blog Section!
Home Page Content
Adding a Blog Post
Add an Image to a Blog Post
The Value of a Blog
1 question
Section 6: Setting Up Pages on the Website: Let's Start with the "About the Artist" Page
Your Portfolio Website Needs an "About the Artist" Page
About the Artist
Adding an Image to the About Page
Add About the Artist to the Menu
Section 7: Add a "Contact Us" Form
Add a Contact Form
Section 8: Quick Overview: How are We Doing?
Setting Up Menus
WordPress Editor Lesson
WordPress' Quick Edit
About Plug-Ins … and How to Access Them on WordPress
Review and Preview
Section 9: Adding Home Icons Section and Footer
Icon Services
Footer Widgets
Section 10: Some Basic Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
SEO Overview
Updraft Plus (Plug-In Overview)
Section 11: Security - Users and Passwords
How to Add Users and Passwords to Your Website
Section 12: Making Money - Add ECommerce with WooCommerce
WooCommerce - Install and Set-Up
WooCommerce - Adding Top Navigation Menu Bar
WooCommerce - Creating a Simple Product for Sale
WooCommerce - More about Creating a Simple Product for Sale
WooCommerce - Quick Edit
WooCommerce - Shopping Review
WooCommerce - Style Changes and Menus
WooCommerce - Adjusting Footer Widgets
WooCommerce - Adjusting Blog SideBar
Section 13: More Stuff to Consider
Final Site Review
Questions, Discussions and Comments
Section 14: Beyond The Basics - Answers to Student Questions!
How to Handle Multiple Artists or Multiple Media Types

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Instructor Biography

Robert Scot, Dr YouTube is a multi-media Marketing Expert

Robert Scot's courses on Udemy have received nearly 400 Five-Star Reviews, with more than 30,000 students enrolled, from 161 countries.

Known in web video, affiliate marketing, and YouTube marketing circles as Dr. YouTube, Mr. Scot has created and managed advertising and marketing campaigns for a diverse variety of professional industries, including doctors, lawyers, artists, affiliate marketing, and service businesses.

"I am committed to bringing top-shelf courses to my students - courses that could help them get ahead in life, and make a substantial living," preaches Dr. YouTube.

For nearly two decades, Dr. YouTube has been teaching, both online and in live seminars, on multiple aspects of his professional experience in video and filmmaking, photography, advertising, copywriting, affiliate marketing and publishing.

In the past 10 years, Mr. Scot has developed a reputation as one of the top experts on YouTube marketing and web video marketing, in general, as his practice became laser focused on getting clients Page 1 Google search results, through the use of YouTube videos.

In his video optimization courses, Mr. Scot teaches proven methods on how to get your videos (or your client's videos!) to the the top of Google - in easy-to-follow, step-by-step lectures.

For about 15 years, Mr. Scot published a series of magazines in the town of Sedona, Arizona (U.S. Southwest), including an Arts & Politics newsmagazine and a number of tourist-oriented glossies.

The glossies featured spectacular photos from the red rock country of Sedona, "America's Most Beautiful City" (USA Today), many of which Mr. Scot shot, and many of which he acquired through hiring photographers and working with stock photography agencies.

Dr. YouTube's stock photo courses guide photo lovers into making money in the stock photography business. Not only does he touch on some simple photo tips and tricks to improve your photos, his mission is "to help you create a workflow that guarantees long-term passive income doing something you love."

"Frankly, the YouTube optimization courses are as valuable to my stock photo students at they are to my YouTube and video optimization students."

And ...

Mr. Scot is one of the founders of the Web Video Means Business team, whose members share strategies and techniques for improving video rankings on Google - mostly through the use of YouTube.

In 2010 … "Back in 2006, when Google bought YouTube, everything changed in the web video marketing world. Today, the effect has shaken the Affiliate Marketing world. In fact, it's turned the Affiliate Marketing world upside-down."

Mr. Scot's photography and aerial videography is available for licensing through private and public stock agencies.

Instructor Biography

Instructor Jay Jacoby, Interactive Director

Interactive Director specializing in website design & development, mobile, UX/UI, SEO and digital marketing. i have helped over 100 clients utilize the web since 1998.

Along that journey, I have worked for 3 top ten media companies as an Online Manager and Senior Product Manager, where I traveled nationally helping Publishers, Ad Directors, and others understand, develop and implement interactive products. And I have held 3 Director level positions at startups focused on interactive publishing and mobile apps.

Prior to this, I was a digital media coordinator where I taught digital media and helped create one of the country's first digital media training programs and campuses featuring a digital filmmaking program and digital media courses including digital video editing in Sedona, Arizona.

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