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  • WordPress Training OFFICIAL 1  DAY course
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  • Training focuses on real tasks that reflect how the software is used in professional situations
  • Learn Blogging techniques with WordPress
  • Learn SEO methods to bring new customers to your site
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WordPress Essentials Introduction 07/04/2017 Guildford
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WordPress Essentials Introduction 07/04/2017 London
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WordPress Essentials Introduction 07/04/2017 Preston
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WordPress Essentials Introduction 07/04/2017 Darlington
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WordPress Essentials Introduction 07/04/2017 Poole
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WordPress Essentials Introduction 07/04/2017 Teesside
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WordPress Essentials Introduction 07/04/2017 Doncaster
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WordPress Essentials Introduction 07/04/2017 Newcastle
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WordPress Essentials Introduction 07/04/2017 Peterborough
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WordPress Essentials Introduction 07/04/2017 Edinburgh
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Overview

Introduction

This one day introduction course will provide you with the skills and best practice approach needed to successfully create and run your own website or blog.

Pre-Requisites

Ahead of taking this course the trainee must have basic PC or Mac skills, including a fundamental understanding of a computer's operating system, how to launch an application and create and save files, as well as how to copy files from CDs and other media.

Who should attend?

This course is designed for those who are new to web design and development and want to develop skills to use WordPress to build great looking and accessible websites and blogs.

What will you learn?

Once you have completed the WordPress Essentials Introduction course you will be able to fully:

  • Installation & setting up of WordPress
  • Skills to design and build professional websites
  • Blogging techniques with WordPress
  • SEO methods to bring new customers to your site
  • Using Google Analytics for your site
  • Customising `WordPress themes
  • Adding functionality with plug-ins for CNS, eCommerce or blogging

Course Outline

Getting Started - Installation and Upgrades

  • WordPress in five minutes
  • Upgrading WordPress
  • New features of WordPress
  • Best Practices for upgrading WordPress
  • Importing and exporting data

Configuring your WordPress site

  • General settings
  • Discussion settings
  • Permalink settings
  • Privacy settings
  • Reading settings
  • Writing settings
  • Miscellaneous settings

Uploading and maintaining the right content

  • New features in WordPress
  • Creating content: Posts vs. Pages
  • How to write a Page in WordPress
  • WordPress categories explained
  • Using the WordPress Content Management System (CMS)
  • Managing Pages
  • Managing Links
  • Managing WordPress Tags
  • Managing your WordPress Media Library
  • Updating your WordPress Profile

Blogging with WordPress

  • Writing a blog Post
  • Managing Posts
  • Managing comments
  • Fighting SPAM with Akismet

Make sure your customers find your site

  • Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
  • Making your content search-engine friendly
  • Using analytics to deliver accountability and insight
  • Adding Facebook and Twitter buttons

Get more from your site by customising WordPress

  • Installing and activating WordPress Themes
  • Using WordPress plugins
  • Working with WordPress Widgets
  • Reviewing CMS and eCommerce plugins

WordPress Administration

  • Best Practices for upgrading WordPress
  • Managing WordPress users
  • Permission levels and log-ins
  • WordPress User Roles explained
  • Managing files
  • The WordPress Dashboard
FAQs
  • Course Availability

    The spaces remaining on all courses across the website reflect the availability of the maximum printed course materials and equipment available in stock for any given event. If the spaces remaining do not appear, then there is comfortably enough lead time to provision course materials and equipment upon booking.

  • What time shall I arrive at the venue?

    Please arrive at the venue for 09:30am

  • What are the hours of the course?

    Courses are run between 10am and 5pm

  • What are the pre-requisites?

    Ahead of taking this course the trainee must have basic PC or Mac skills, including a fundamental understanding of a computer's operating system, how to launch an application and create and save files, as well as how to copy files from CDs and other media.

  • What exam do I need to take?

    No examinations are required for this course

  • What follow on course would you recommend?

    WordPress Advanced Theme Customisation

  • What does The Knowledge Academy provide me on the course?

    Comprehensive courseware for future reference Experienced instructor Refreshments Free support service for 6 months after course completion

  • How long until I receive the course confirmation details?

    Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which contains your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and payment receipts

  • What is the experience of the instructor(s) delivering my course?

    All of our instructors are fully accredited and have over ten years of experience

What's Included?
  • Comprehensive courseware for future reference
  • Experienced instructor
  • Refreshments
  • Free support service for 6 months after course completion 
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