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  • WordPress Course
  • WordPress for Developers


Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the WordPress level 1 course in Pretoria. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you

WordPress Course

Course Description:

This 2-day WordPress course is a practical hands-on course with participants developing a fully fledged website. The course also demystifies the WordPress terminology and will show you how the different pieces of WordPress fits together. At the end of the course, participants will receive all the tools they need to develop and administer their websites. Participants will leave the course with the skills and knowledge to build or maintain their WordPress websites.

 

Target Audience:

  • Those who want to develop websites quickly
  • Those who have WordPress websites and needs to maintain it and wants to go in more depth about WordPress
  • Those who have developed websites using FrontPage or Dreamweaver
  • Those who want to move their static website to WordPress
  • Those who want to know what WordPress is all about

WordPress Course

Day 1: Course Outline:

 

Installing Wordpress on a Local Machine

  • Installing Xampp/Wamp
  • Starting up Apache and Mysql

 

Creating Database and User

  • Creating users and Databases using PHPMyAdmin
  • Adding Database users and setting privileges

 

Installing Wordpress

  • Downloading and installing WordPress
  • Run WordPress install
  • Create Admin Username and Password

 

Log in to a WordPress site

  • Login using wp-admin

 

Working with Dashboard

  • Creating categories
  • Working with media
  • Themes and Plugins
  • WordPress Settings

 

Backup and Restore

  • Exporting Database
  • Importing Database using PHPMyAdmin to a remote site
  • Working with FTP to export and import Wordpress files
  • Backing up and Restoring your site

 

Creating Users and Roles

  • Editor
  • Contributor
  • Author

 

Setting Site to Maintenance

  • Creating a Site Maintenance page

 

SEO Plugins

  • Adding site titles
  • Setting keywords
  • Meta Description

 

Security

  • IP Blacklist
  • Anti Spam

 

Working with Social Media

  • Facebook
  • YouTube
  • LinkedIn

 

Day 2: Course Outline:

 

Login and Logout

  • Login using your username as per role
  • Logout of the WordPress

 

Dashboard Overview

  • Understanding Site layout
  • Working with Widgets
  • Customizing Site

 

Creating categories

  • Categories and Subcategories
  • Categories in Menus
  • Post and Categories

 

Wordpress design and layout

  • Create multiple post
  • Creating Pages and Subpages
  • Ordering Pages
  • Editing Posts and Pages
  • Remove reply to page options
  • Adding a Banner Image
  • Adding Logo

 

Adding Media

  • Adding an Image
  • Resizing an Image
  • Creating Image Gallery
  • Adding a Video

 

Creating Individual Pages

  • Adding an Image
  • Resizing an Image
  • Creating Image Gallery
  • Adding a Video

 

Working with Comments

  • Replying to comments
  • Rejecting bad comments

 

Contact Form

  • Add Contact information

 

 

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical course. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular course.

Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the WordPress level 1 course. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you

Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the WordPress level 3 course in Pretoria. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you


Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the WordPress level 2 course. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you