Creating a Website with WordPress

Venue:
Navan Education Centre, Athlumney, Kentstown Road, Navan, Co Meath
 
Date:
08/05/2017
 
Note:
8, 15, 22 and 29 May 2017 (four full days)
 
Time:
9.30 am to 4.30 pm
 
Category:
I.T. Training
 

This course is for business owners who either have no website OR who have a dated website that they want to replace with a new brochure-style WordPress website. Participants will be introduced at a beginners level to WordPress, and, at the end of this four days over four-weeks programme, they will have their own working website that they can edit and modify in the future.

€120
 
 

This course is for business owners who either have no website OR who have a dated website that they want to replace with a new brochure-style WordPress website.

Participants will be introduced at a beginners level to WordPress, and, at the end of this four days over four-weeks programme, they will have their own working website that they can edit and modify in the future. 

Note: While WordPress itself is free to use, every website needs a domain (e.g. www.localenterprise.ie) AND hosting.  Participants will have topurchase this on the first day of the course; the cost will be roughly €60 for a year of hosting.  Participants can choose any hosting company they want, but the trainer will provide some recommendations as well as any available discount codes.

Topics covered over the four days are as follows:

Day One

 

SEO for your website
Web Design Best Practice
Why WordPress?
Planning Your Website
Basic HTML

Day Two

 

Core WordPress Settings
Understanding Themes, Selecting the Right Theme
Page Creation
Creating Navigation for your Website
Thinking of SEO
Embedding Google Maps
Introduction to Plugins

Day Three

 

Image Editing and Uploading
Adding a Slideshow to your Website
Meta Tags
YouTube Integration
Creating a Contact-form
Installing and Working with Plugins

Day Four

 

Blogging
Upgrading
Back-up
Security
Further Learning

 

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