Log On/Register  

855.838.5028

WordPress

Duration: 1 Day, 2 Modules
Module Price: $180
Try Our WordPress E-Learning Video Description

WordPress is the world’s most popular blog software and content management system CMS. Businesses and individuals use it to create blogs or easily update content driven web sites. It is available for free and is open source.

Learn iT!’s WordPress training class uses the easy WordPress interface to show you how to create a WordPress site, add themes, widgets, and plug-ins, and utilize other popular options.

 

MODULE 1: Wordpress.com vs Wordpress.org   MODULE 2: Appearance
  • Hosting on Your Server vs. Theirs
  • Simple Setup vs. Customization
  • Plugins / Analytics / Updates
  • Install WordPress on a server

Setting up a wordpress.com blog

  • Choosing a name
  • Wordpress subdomain or your url
  • Titles

The Dashboard

Posts

  • Add New
  • Visual (WYSIWYG)
  • The Kitchen Sink
  • More / Excerpts
  • Screen Options
  • Categories / Tags
  • Broad Topics vs Specific Details
  • Slugs
  • All Posts
  • List / Excerpt View

Media

  • Formats
  • Multiple Files
  • Extra File Descriptions
  • Insert into Post

Links

  • The BlogRoll
  • Targets
  • Themes
  • Widgets
  • Menus
  • Theme Options
  • Editor / Custom Design
  • Mobile / Ipad
  • Customize your site

Pages

  • Planning a Site
  • Making a Site

Plugins

  • Finding and adding Plugins

WordPress is the world’s most popular blog software and content management system CMS. Businesses and individuals use it to create blogs or easily update content driven web sites. It is available for free and is open source.

Learn iT!’s WordPress training class uses the easy WordPress interface to show you how to create a WordPress site, add themes, widgets, and plug-ins, and utilize other popular options.

 

MODULE 1: Wordpress.com vs Wordpress.org   MODULE 2: Appearance
  • Hosting on Your Server vs. Theirs
  • Simple Setup vs. Customization
  • Plugins / Analytics / Updates
  • Install WordPress on a server

Setting up a wordpress.com blog

  • Choosing a name
  • Wordpress subdomain or your url
  • Titles

The Dashboard

Posts

  • Add New
  • Visual (WYSIWYG)
  • The Kitchen Sink
  • More / Excerpts
  • Screen Options
  • Categories / Tags
  • Broad Topics vs Specific Details
  • Slugs
  • All Posts
  • List / Excerpt View

Media

  • Formats
  • Multiple Files
  • Extra File Descriptions
  • Insert into Post

Links

  • The BlogRoll
  • Targets
  • Themes
  • Widgets
  • Menus
  • Theme Options
  • Editor / Custom Design
  • Mobile / Ipad
  • Customize your site

Pages

  • Planning a Site
  • Making a Site

Plugins

  • Finding and adding Plugins

Prerequisites: IMPORTANT: HTML modules 1-4 and CSS modules 1-4 (or equivalent knowledge) are strongly recommended for this course, especially if you want to customize your WordPress site.

Learn More
Please type the letters below so we know you are not a robot (upper or lower case):