WordPress Level 1 is unfortunately unavailable

Thankfully we have 18 other Web Design Classes for you to choose from. Check our top choices below or see all classes for more options.

WordPress Level 1

at ONLC Training Centers - Financial District

(6)
Course Details
Price:
$895
Start Date:

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!
If you're enrolled in an upcoming date, this simply means that date has now sold out.

Location:
Financial District, Manhattan
40 Wall St 28th Fl
Btwn Nassau & William Streets
New York, New York 10005
(Map)
Share:
Important:
All classes are live, hands-on training via remote instructor.
Purchase Options
Save to WishList

3 people saved this class

Description
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 7

What you'll learn in this web design class:

In this class you will learn to launch your website quickly with the help of a quick WordPress installation guide; create a quality website with a proper assembly of important subpages; 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.

More than just providing an easy way to make a good looking web site or blog, WordPress was developed with search engine optimization in mind. The class also covers how to use powerful SEO plugins so that you will be more easily found online.

Audience

Anyone new to WordPress or who is self-taught on the product is a good candidate for this course. 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.

Course Outline

1: Introducing WordPress
  • Getting into WordPress
  • Understanding the common terms
  • Why choose WordPress
  • Getting to know the WordPress family
  • Digging into WordPress – the features
  • Getting familiar with the new feature list since 3.7
  • Learning more with online WordPress resources
  • Staying updated through WordPress news
  • Understanding the Codex
  • Getting support from other users
  • Using theme and plugin directories
2: Getting Started with WordPress
  • Building your WordPress website – start here
  • Using WordPress.com
  • Installing WordPress manually
  • Installing WordPress through an auto-installer script
  • The wp-admin panel
  • Getting a Gravatar
3: Creating Blog Content
  • WordPress admin conventions
  • Posting on your blog
  • Discussion on your blog – comments
  • Adding and managing categories
4: Pages, Menus, Media Library, and more 
  • Pages
  • Menus
  • Header
  • Background
  • Advanced site customization
  • Media library
  • Importing/exporting your content
5: Plugins and Widgets
  • Breaking down plugins – what are they?
  • Why use plugins
  • Where to get plugins from
  • Finding new plugins
  • Installing a plugin – the how-to
  • The must-have pack of plugins
  • Widgets
6: Choosing and Installing Themes
  • Finding themes
  • Some not-design-related theme basics
  • Installing and changing themes
7: Feeds, Podcasting, and Social Media Integration
  • Getting started with feeds
  • Working with built-in WordPress feeds
  • Adding feed links
  • Podcasting
  • Integrating social media
8: Community Blogging
  • Concerns for a multi-author blog
  • User roles and abilities
  • Managing users
  • User management plugins
9: Creating a Non-Blog Website Part 1 – The Basics
  • The must-do tasks
  • Static websites
  • Corporate or business websites
  • One-page websites
10: Creating a Non-Blog Website Part 2 – Community Websites and Custom Content Elements
  • Membership websites
  • Video blogs and photo blogs
  • Social networks
  • Introducing custom post types
11: Administrating WordPress
  • System requirements
  • Enabling permalinks
  • The importance of backing up
  • Upgrading WordPress
  • Migrating or restoring a WordPress website
  • Acting in case of a site crash
  • Setting file permissions
  • Troubleshooting
  • Tips for theme development



Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
Student cancellation requests made 14 calendar days or less before the class starts will be charged 100% of the course fee and are not entitled to a refund. The student has one (1) opportunity to use our Make-Up policy to have those funds applied to a later class date.

Map

Google Map

ONLC Training Centers

All classes at this location

28th Floor with WorkBetter

Start Dates (0)

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!

Similar Classes

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 8950 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (0)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

Reviews of Classes at ONLC Training Centers (3)

School: ONLC Training Centers

ONLC Training Centers

ONLC Training Centers was founded in 1983 when Jim Palic and Andy Williamson left their positions as mainframe programmers with the Dupont Company to start one of the industry's first computer training companies.

Over thirty years and still growing, ONLC Training Centers is one of the the largest privately...

Read more about ONLC Training Centers

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified NYC educator.

Want to take this class?

Save to Wish List
Taking this class for work? Get exclusive perks & discounts for free.

18 Top Choices

Intro to Web Design with HTML and CSS Deal

Intro to Web Design with HTML and CSS

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Spectrum Creative Consulting - Greenpoint 198 Greenpoint Ave., Brooklyn, New York 11222

This hands-on course introduces the fundamentals of web design with HTML (HyperText Markup Language) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). Students will learn how code is structured and the major features of the languages. Exercises will include creating a small website including text, images, embedded video and links and styling with CSS to control color,...

Thursday Apr 9th, 11am - 5pm

Now:
$300
Was:
$600

Intro to HTML & CSS

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Noble Desktop - Midtown 185 Madison Ave 3rd Floor, New York, New York 10016

Learn the foundations of the Markup Language used to create webpages. In this class we’ll introduce you to HTML, the standard markup language used to create webpages. You’ll dive in and hand code a webpage from scratch, learning how to format paragraphs, headings, and lists. You’ll also learn how to create links, add images, and modify tags...

Friday Apr 24th, 2pm - 5pm

Learn to Build a Website and Blog with Wordpress

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Proctor University - Midtown East 211 East 43rd Street 7th Floor, New York, New York 10017

In this WordPress (WordPress.org) class, you will learn all the steps involved in setting up and using a WordPress website and blog for business or personal use. Instructor will guide you through the entire process. Course Outline: WordPress Installation and Setup (1) Website Domain Hosting *If you do not already have domain and hosting, please...

Monday Apr 6th, 1:30pm - 4:30pm

Build and Maintain Your Own SquareSpace Site 103

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at LYWDesigns

​For students ​with very specific and unique needs​, this class caters to you​.  ​Students should already have at least three examples of websites they reference for inspiration.  They ​should ​have an awareness of the fonts and colors they like.  Their content s​should be​ organized and...

Sunday Apr 5th, 10:30am - 2:30pm

Squarespace Tutorial—Private Training Deal

Squarespace Tutorial—Private Training

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Spectrum Creative Consulting - Greenpoint 198 Greenpoint Ave., Brooklyn, New York 11222

Learn essential Squarespace features and fundamentals at your own pace with private one-on-one training. This customized training format is ideal for anyone with special training needs or specific project goals that may fall outside of the scale and scope of group workshops. Private sessions are appropriate for beginner to intermediate skill...

Thursday Apr 9th, 9am - 11am

Now:
$250
Was:
$500

The Foundation for Building a SquareSpace Site 101

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at LYWDesigns

This class focuses on students certain they want to use SquareSpace to create their website.  They understand the subscription based options.  They currently have or have tried a trial account in the past. Such students have enough content to begin implementing into their website [written bio, professional photos, videos, pdfs, social media...

Sunday Apr 5th, 12pm - 2pm

Intro to Web Design with Squarespace
Deal

Intro to Web Design with Squarespace

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Spectrum Creative Consulting - Greenpoint 198 Greenpoint Ave., Brooklyn, New York 11222

This hands-on course introduces the fundamentals of Squarespace, a popular CMS (Content Management System) and shopping cart solution. Students will learn how to create beautiful, professional-quality websites using Squarespace templates. Exercises will cover template selection, creating posts and pages, inserting media, as well as creating and managing...

Thursday Apr 9th, 11am - 5pm

Now:
$300
Was:
$600

The Essentials of Building A SquareSpace Site 102

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at LYWDesigns

Oftentimes, students come to us already having signed up for SquareSpace.  But ​they ​feel lost ​and overwhelmed ​because it's ​a lot ​less intuitive than anticipated.  This class is for ​them - for students that already have content prepared and organized and mainly need help customizing their template...

Sunday Apr 5th, 10:30am - 12pm

The Five Steps to Creating a SquareSpace Site 100

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at LYWDesigns

Our beginners class are for students completely new to SquareSpace.  Most likely they have not signed up for a trial account [or have and feel overwhelmed].  Also, such students may not have any professional content [photos, videos, written content, and social media accounts].   Covering the very basics, this class caters to students...

Sunday Apr 5th, 10:30am - 11:30am

HTML/CSS Web Design Private Immersion—Custom Training
Deal

HTML/CSS Web Design Private Immersion—Custom Training

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Spectrum Creative Consulting - Greenpoint 198 Greenpoint Ave., Brooklyn, New York 11222

Learn essential Web Design tools, tips and techniques at your own pace in this Private 1-Day Immersion Course. This customized training format is ideal for anyone with special training needs or specific project goals that may fall outside of the scale and scope of group workshops. Private Custom Immersion sessions are appropriate for beginners...

Thursday Apr 9th, 11am - 5pm

Now:
$750
Was:
$1,500

Squarespace Tutoring (Private)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at LYWDesigns - Union Square 114 5th Ave, New York, New York 10011

You will leave with a first draft of your website.  This includes linking social media, adding pages, a menu, and a blog, uploading content, and purchasing / connecting a domain. We are here to simplify the process of learning SquareSpace.  We guide you through the steps need to feel confident you can upload, alter, and edit your own site. ...

Tuesday Apr 14th, 10:30am - 12pm

HTML/CSS Web Design Tutorial—Private Training
Deal

HTML/CSS Web Design Tutorial—Private Training

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Spectrum Creative Consulting - Greenpoint 198 Greenpoint Ave., Brooklyn, New York 11222

Learn essential HTML and CSS fundamentals at your own pace with private one-on-one training. This customized training format is ideal for anyone with special training needs or specific project goals that may fall outside of the scale and scope of group workshops. Private sessions are appropriate for beginner to intermediate skill levels. Students...

Thursday Apr 9th, 9am - 11am

Now:
$250
Was:
$500
Squarespace Websites Private Immersion—Custom Training
Deal

Squarespace Websites Private Immersion—Custom Training

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Spectrum Creative Consulting - Greenpoint 198 Greenpoint Ave., Brooklyn, New York 11222

Learn essential Squarespace tools, tips and techniques at your own pace in this Private 1-Day Immersion Course. This customized training format is ideal for anyone with special training needs or specific project goals that may fall outside of the scale and scope of group workshops. Private Custom Immersion sessions are appropriate for beginners...

Thursday Apr 9th, 11am - 5pm

Now:
$750
Was:
$1,500

Certificate in Adobe Web Design

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Pace University CPE - Midtown East 551 5th Ave, New York, New York 10017

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in New York State, Pace University is extending the remote learning period on all campuses, including New York City, Pleasantville, and White Plains, through the end of the spring semester. While in-person class sessions will not be held, classes will meet via an online format. Students should check...

Saturday Apr 18th, 9am - 3pm

  (22 sessions)
$2,950

22 sessions

Beginner Digital Illustration & Computer Design

at Creatively Wild Art Studio Dumbo - DUMBO 98 Water St, Brooklyn, New York 11201

This is a foundation class which explores the basics of digital painting using the iPad with Stylus. Each class will begin with a warm up sketch using outline interface, brushes, layers, color picker & preferences for 5, 15, 60 minute sketches. We will work on line: mechanical drawing, brush dynamics, the importance of light & surfaces, rendering...

Monday Apr 6th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

HTML 5: Content Authoring with HTML5 and CSS3

at ONLC Training Centers - Midtown 225 34th St 14 Penn Plaza, 9th Fl, New York, New York 10122

In the current age, using the Internet has become essential to communication and gaining access to information, much like the telephone and newspapers were to earlier generations. Familiarity with the Internet comes with a certain level of expectation regarding the attractiveness and ease of use of web pages. Web designers need to create effective...

Wednesday Apr 29th, 10am - 4:45pm

  (3 sessions)
$1,095

3 sessions

HTML5 & Cascading Style Sheets 3

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Certstaffix Training - Flatiron 276 5th Ave Ste 704, New York, New York 10001

This hands-on course that teaches you HTML5 and CSS3 from scratch, showing you how you can't use one without the other nowadays. Learn how to enhance a site with audio and video clips, forms with HTML5 data validation, or CSS3 transitions and animations.  See how JavaScript and jQuery add features like accordions, tabs, and slide shows to a...

Tuesday May 12th, 10am - 5pm

  (4 sessions)
$1,790

4 sessions

Build Your Own Website in HTML

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Baruch College - CAPS - Murray Hill 10010

Learn how to quickly and easily create a website even if you don't have prior programming experience! This hands-on course will cover creating web pages, organizing content with tables, planning a site structure with a site map, linking web pages, implementing navigation, publishing content to the web, and web hosting.  Note: Classroom location...

Saturday May 30th, 10am - 12:30pm

  (8 sessions)
$540

8 sessions