WordPress Starter 2015: Create Your Own WordPress Website
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WordPress Starter 2015: Create Your Own WordPress Website

WordPress Starter 2015: A Comprehensive Beginner's Guide On How To Build Your First WordPress Website, Step By Step
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Created by Jeff Yeh
Last updated 12/2014
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  • 3 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Build A WordPress Website From Scratch.
  • All Course Material Included.
  • Have A Solid Understanding Of WordPress As A Publishing Platform.
  • Set Up Your Domain, Web Space, Configure DNS, As Well As Uploading And Installing WordPress.
  • Create All Types Of Content, As Well As Working With Various Types Of Media.
  • Configure WordPress Optimally.
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  • You Will Need Internet Access To Watch And Follow Along The Lectures.
  • You Will Need To Download The WordPress Package, As Well As Having An Unzipping Software And FTP Client. Don't Worry - All Of This Is Covered In Chapter Two.

** Last Updated on 20th February 2015, Compatible With The Latest WordPress Release: 4.1.1 **

Follow Along And Create Your WordPress Website Right Now.

Are you a Small Business Owner or Freelancer?
Are you an aspiring Internet Marketer?
Are you a WordPress Enthusiast?
Or perhaps you've never created a website before?

Perfect. This comprehensive, professionally produced course was created for you.

Knowing how to build a website is integral to your succcess, and if you don't know how, you are severely limiting your potential.

Why go to the hassle of dealing with web design agencies and pay thousands of dollars for a website when you can learn how to do it yourself?

In WordPress Starter 2015, I'll walk you through step-by-step on how to create and manage your very own WordPress website. I've also included ALL lecture material, so you can follow alongside me.

Don't like coding? No problem. There is no coding involved.
Like to learn by doing? No Problem. This course is action-orientated.
Need support? No problem. I offer full support, every step of the way.

With over three hours of high quality videos and all lecture material provided, you can't go wrong with WordPress Starter 2015

Every Success Starts With the Decision to Try.

Start realizing your dreams today. Start realizing your dreams now.

Here's to your success - see you inside.

Detailed Course Overview:

If you're looking for a well-organized, well-structured, and a regularly updated WordPress course that will teach you the ins and outs of WordPress, you've come to the right place. No fluff, no filler, just essential information to help you build your online empire.

WordPress Starter 2015 is a comprehensive WordPress course designed to teach you step by step, from the very beginning, on how to build a WordPress website.

In this course, you will not only learn the "how," but also the "why," so you can build a strong understanding of WordPress as a platform.

Course Highlights

  • Over Three Hours Of High Quality Content
  • All Videos Are Recorded In High Definition
  • All Lecture Material Is Provided
  • This Is A Practical Course That You Can Follow Along
  • Clear And Concise Explanations Of Important Concepts
  • Take Quizzes To Test Your Knowledge
  • Personal Support From Me
  • Frequently updated
  • New content added regularly

If you haven't checked out the course overview video - be sure to do so!

This course is divided into three chapters, with chapter three being further divided into two blocks.

Chapter 1 - IntroductionWe will start off by getting to know WordPress; what it is, what it is capable of, the differences between .Org and .Com, as well as different types of hosting you may encounter.

Chapter 2 - Getting Started
You will learn how to register a domain and web space, then link them together by configuring DNS. You will learn how to use cPanel to create a database and user, then uploading and installing WordPress.

Chapter 3A - Content Creation
We start the foundation building process. You will learn about the main content types that drives WordPress, as well as important concepts such as Posts vs. Pages, and Categories vs Tags. You will also learn how to work with various media within WordPress.

Chapter 3B - Site StructureWe delve deeper into WordPress, learning about customization of your WordPress website, including how to work with widgets, menus, themes and plugins.

You will also learn other important settings and configurations in WordPress that are critical to running WordPress optimally. You will learn about permalinks, managing users and comments, and other useful tools.

By the end of this course - You will be able to completely create a WordPress website from scratch

Check out the video preview if you haven't yet - for a full list of lectures, check the curriculum below.

Enroll Today and Start Realizing Your Dreams!

If for any reasons you do not like this course - I will give you a full refund, no questions asked.

See you inside!

Who is the target audience?
  • Business Owners
  • Freelancers
  • WordPress Enthusiasts
  • Internet Marketers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • This Course Is Designed For All Skill Levels - We Start From The Very Beginning, And Slowly Delve Deeper Into More Advanced Topics. No Prior Experience In WordPress Is Required.
  • All You Need For This Course Is You - And The Will And Enthusiasm To Learn.
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Curriculum For This Course
39 Lectures
3 Lectures 11:43

In this lecture, we explore what WordPress is, and view some examples of websites built with WordPress.

Preview 02:40

When you are building a website with WordPress, it's important to understand the differences between WordPress.Org and WordPress.Com.

Preview 04:13

There are many different type of web hosting, find out the most common types, and which type of hosting fits you best.

Types of Web Hosts
Getting Started
5 Lectures 22:30

I will teach you step by step in this lecture, on how to register your very own domain.

Registering A Domain

In this lecture, we'll register a web space step by step.

Registering for Web Space

After you have registered for a domain and webspace, you need to configure DNS to point your domain to your webspace - this lecture will teach you how.

Configuring DNS

In this lecture, I'll go over the tools and software we'll need.

Tools and Software

In this lecture, we'll upload and install WordPress. You will also learn how to utilize cPanel to create databases and users, as well as assigning users to the database.

Uploading and Installing WordPress
Chapter 3A - Content Creation
18 Lectures 01:21:45

In this lecture, we will talk about the Dashboard in WordPress - how to navigate within WordPress, as well as the overall layout of functions in WordPress.

Preview 05:54

In this course we'll be using the "Twenty Fourteen" theme, however with the recent 4.1 update, the default theme is now "Twenty Fifteen," so we're going to switch our theme back to "Twenty Fourteen."

Interlude - Theme Switch for WordPress 4.1

When creating with WordPress, it's important to know the differences between Posts and Pages, this lecture will teach you the concepts of Posts vs. Pages.

Posts vs. Pages

In this lecture, we'll go over each panel in the posts creation interface.

Posts Interface in WordPress

The editor is where you create content in WordPress - in this lecture, we'll go over all functions and features of the WordPress Editor.

The Editor

In this lecture we'll go over features and functions of the publish panel in WordPress.

Publish Panel

WordPress comes with different types of post formats, in this lecture, we'll talk about the various post formats, as well as the difference between them.

Post Formats

Categories and Tags are an integral part of WordPress. In this lecture, you will learn the differences between categories and tags, as well as understanding when and how to utilize them correctly.

Categories and Tags

In this lecture we'll be talking about featured images in WordPress, as well as how to utilize it.

Featured Images

After learning about all panels in the posts creation interface, it's time to create a post. In this lecture, you'll create a post, as well as utilizing everything you've learned so far to format the post so it's visually pleasing.

Creating A Post

After creating your post, it's time to learn how to edit and manage posts within your WordPress website.

Editing and Managing Posts

The posts revisions function essentially acts as an undo button in WordPress, learn how to use it in this lecture.

Post Revisions

Now that you have a solid understanding of posts in WordPress, it's time to move onto pages in WordPress. In this lecture, we'll explore the different panels in the page creation interface.

Pages Interface

In this lecture, you'll learn how to create multiple pages in WordPress.

Creating Pages

In this lecture, you'll learn how to edit and manage pages in WordPress.

Managing and Editing Pages

It's time to spicy things up! In this lecture, you'll learn how to work with images in WordPress, including how to create your own gallery!

Working With Images

Following on from the last lecture, you'll learn how to work with Video and Audio within WordPress.

Working with Video and Audio

After learning how to work with images, video and audio, you'll learn about working with links within WordPress.

Working With Links
Chapter 3B - Site Structure
10 Lectures 01:11:00

Learn how to manage various media you have uploaded to your WordPress website using the Media Library in this lecture.

Media Library

Widgets adds another layer of functionality to your website. In this lecture, you'll learn how to utilize and configure widgets for your WordPress Website.

Working With Widgets

In this lecture you'll learn how to customize the menus on your WordPress website, as well as tips and tricks to streamline your website creation process.

Customizing Menus

In this lecture, you'll learn about the themes interface in WordPress. You'll also learn about working with the "Twenty Fourteen" theme in WordPress, as well as various settings and configurations within the theme.

Working With Themes

Plugins extends the capabilities and functionalities of your website - learn all about plugins in this lecture.

Working With Plugins

Learn how to manage comments on your WordPress website, as well as configuring your comment settings optimally.

Managing Comments

In this lecture you'll learn how to create and manage users, as well as learning about different roles and permissions in WordPress.

Managing Users

Permalink is an important topic in WordPress, as it directly affects the ranking of your WordPress website. Learn all about permalinks in this lecture.


WordPress has included various tools to streamline your website creation process; learn how to utilize these tools in this lecture.

Useful Tools

Settings and Configurations in WordPress is an integral part of setting up your WordPress website. Learn how to configure your website settings optimally in this lecture.

Settings and Configurations
Bonus Chapter A - WordPress Version Updates
3 Lectures 04:49

WordPress 4.01 is a security release, in this lecture we'll talk about the update, as well as how to update your WordPress installation.

WordPress 4.01

In this lecture, we're going to have a look at new features and a new theme that came with the 4.1 update.

WordPress 4.1

WordPress 4.1.1
About the Instructor
Jeff Yeh
4.5 Average rating
55 Reviews
1,370 Students
2 Courses
Web & UI/UX Designer

Jeff has been a web designer for over 10 years.

Jeff designed his first website back in 1998 for a local cafe out of pure curiosity, and after getting some excellent feedback, he became obsessed with web design.

During university he worked as a freelancer, taking on web design projects from time to time, as well as tutoring individuals on how to utilize WordPress as a platform.

Since finishing university Jeff has been involved in numerous projects involving web design, web consultation and SEO.

Nowadays he's a full time entrepreneur focusing on wen design for various clients, as well as building niche websites to generate passive income.