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Getting Started with Wordpress

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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20
Teacher: Max Harris

What you'll learn in this wordpress training:

WordPress is the premier content management system for those seeking an easy, user-friendly way to set up and maintain a website. In this class, you’ll get to know the key parts of the WordPress, and see how you can use it to build a site for marketing, blogging, selling products, or just for fun. 

You will discover various free and premium themes that will have your site looking polished, and techniques for getting the unique look you’re going for, with little to no coding skills. An overview of plugins will have you ready to extend the functionality of your site with a just few clicks. Throughout the course, you will be exposed to valuable resources, and gain awareness of common problems and pitfalls to avoid.

Takeaways
  • Understand the capabilities of WordPress and how it compares to similar platforms
  • Learn how to customize page layouts, typography, color schemes, and other theme elements
  • Discover the most useful WordPress plugins and become familiar with the plugin market
  • Organize and publish posts, pages, menus, and media
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This is a beginner to intermediate course which is designed to be helpful to those who have never seen WordPress before or those who have been using WordPress but without a formal understanding of the mechanics behind it. Some basic knowledge of navigating websites is the only requirement. Bring a paper and pen or a laptop to take good notes. Bring good questions. This class is a broad overview with time for answers on each topic.
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