1-day fast-track WordPress.com course
A hands-on workshop
A fast-track beginners guide on using WordPress.com as a content management system. Set up what’s required to start developing a website without the need to buy web hosting or register a domain name*.
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Build a WordPress.com website – 6 sessions
A hands-on weekly workshop
A beginners guide on using WordPress.com as a content management system. Set up what’s required to develop a website without the need to buy web hosting or register a domain name*. Continue reading “SILVER: WordPress.com website”
Build and manage a WordPress website
Tutorials tailored for individuals/businesses who require a more specialised website. Whether you need to set-up a brand new website, update an existing WordPress site or transfer from another platform a set of workshops can be created to guide you through the process.
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PLAN A WEBSITE 2 hr session
A non-technical workshop
If you need a website but are not sure where to start then this is the course for you. This session covers the basic elements of what is involved in creating a professional website.
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Learn how to manage the layout of web content in this 3-hour workshop
Technical guidance on using HTML and CSS, useful for anyone who edits web content in WordPress or any other CMS that uses an WYSIWYG HTML editor.
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Coming soon: Managing Media
A single tutorial session focused on:
- How to prepare, add and manage images for your website using image editing software
- Using the WordPress Gallery
- Using the WordPress Media Library and other options
- Embedding video from other video services (e.g. YouTube, Vimeo etc) in WordPress
- Audio files and playlists in WordPress
What is WordPress.com?
WordPress.com is a user-friendly hosting platform that you can use to create a blog or website. To find out more about it’s history view the Wikipedia entry. For in-depth comparison of it’s publishing platforms see WordPress.com vs WordPress.org. Set courses use the .com platform but the self-hosted .org option is available with bespoke tutorials.
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