In this training you will learn to develop your website quickly with the help of my live WordPress® or Drupal® training.
Create a quality website with all your important information. Learn how to install and work with plugins and widgets; install and create attractive themes for your website; create custom menus to improve the user experience of your website; upload multimedia content such as images, audio, and video easily and effectively.
My training will be your building block to your understanding of your installed applications. I will give you the fundamental administrative functions of your dashboard and a solid understanding of basic themes and plugins.
The training also covers the powerful SEO plugins to improve your search rankings.
- Anyone new to CMS applications or who is self-taught is a candidate for my training.
- No prior WordPress knowledge is needed.
- No prior web development or programming skills are required.
- This course is designed for non-technical users who are more interested in content management and search engine optimization than the technical aspects of web site creation.
Module 1: Setup and Configure WordPress
Section 1: Understanding the WordPress.org Downloads Website
Section 2: Uploading Your WordPress Files via FTP
Section 3: Installing WordPress
Section 4: Logging into Your Dashboard
Module 2: Administering WordPress, Theme and Plugin Updates
Section 1: Understanding the WordPress Dashboard – Updates Screen
Section 2: Understanding Version, Release and Modification Updates
Section 3: Updating Based on WordPress, Theme and Plugin Compatibility
Section 4: Upgrading to the Latest WordPress Release
Module 3: Creating and Administering Posts
Section 1: Setting Up Categories and Tags
Section 2: Understanding Title and Content Areas
Section 3: Configuring the Publish Area
Section 4: Setting the Featured Image
Module 4: Creating and Administering Pages
Section 1: Differences between Pages and Posts
Section 2: Creating Your Basic Website Pages
Section 3: Using HTML to Extend Page Content
Module 5: Creating and Administering Menus
Section 1: Creating Your First Menu
Section 2: Adding Pages, Post and Categories to Your Menu
Section 3: Enabling Advanced Menu Options
Section 4: Adding Custom Links to Your Menu
Module 6: Configuring Website Settings
Section 1: Configuring General Settings
Section 2: Configuring Reading Settings
Section 3: Configuring Permalinks
Module 7: Media Library
Section 1: Understanding the Default Width and Height Settings
Section 2: Understanding WordPress Image File Creation
Section 3: Understanding the Default Month Year Folder Structure
Section 4: Uploading and Managing Media Files
Module 8: Themes and Plugins
Section 1: Choosing a Theme
Section 2: Installing and Configuring a Theme
Section 3: Switching Between Themes
Section 4: Adding Menu, Media and Content to a Theme
Section 5: Administering, Upgrading and Maintaining Plugins
Section 6: Installing and Configuring a Form Plugin
Section 7: Installing and Configuring a Media Library Plugin
Module 9: Administering User Accounts
Section 1: Understanding the Built-in User Accounts
Section 2: Setting Up User Security
Section 3: Installing and Configuring a User Management Plugin
Section 4: Merging and Deleting User Accounts
Optional Module 1: Comments and Discussions
Section 1: Understanding the Comments Dashboard Settings
Section 2: Setting Up and Commenting User Options
Section 3: Administering Website Comments