WordPress Training

This course is geared for anyone, so you do not need prior experience with coding, students will learn WordPress theme development in full. This course also helps business owners to get more control and insight into their WordPress website.

Price

Application Deadline

• September 12, 2022
• The course will start on September 13, 2022

Schedule

• Tuesday – Thursday – Saturday from 18:00 – 21:00 • 9 Hours per week* 3 times per week* in a total of 60 Hours.
About the course

According to w3techs.com, 43.3% of the world’s websites are built with WordPress.  If we look at websites that are created with CMSs, that number is even higher: 65.3% of websites built with an identifiable content management system, are currently using WordPress!

WordPress is the world’s most popular open source content management system. It generates thousands of job opportunities around the world, and there are millions of websites making money using WordPress.

This course is geared for anyone, so you do not need prior experience with coding, students will learn WordPress theme development in full. This course also helps business owners to get more control and insight into their WordPress website.

Getting Started with WordPress

• Introduction to WordPress

• Installing and Running WordPress

• Logging Into the WordPress Admin & General Site Settings

• Logging Into the WordPress Admin General WordPress Settings Editing Your Profile

• Setting Your Profile Picture (Gravatar)

Writing Posts & Formatting Text

• Posts versus Pages

• Creating a New Blog Post

• Using the Visual Editor

• Pasting Without Formatting &

• Clearing Formatting

• Publishing a Post

• Deleting a Post

• Restoring a Post from the Trash (or Deleting it Delete Permanently)

• Adding a Read More Link to a Post

• Creating Links (Hyperlinks)

• Linking to Another Website

• Linking to a Page Within Your Site

Editing & Removing Media

• Adding Images & Managing the Media Library

• Adding an Image to a Post or Page

• Editing Images (Manually Resizing, Cropping, & Rotating)

• Media Settings (Customizing the Size of Thumbnail, Medium, & Large)

• Adding a Featured Image

• Uploading Images & Files Directly Into the Media Library

• Editing & Deleting Images in the Media Library

• Deleting Unused Images (Cleaning Out the Media Library)

• Adding an Image Gallery

• Adding an Image Gallery

• Editing an Existing Image Gallery

• Adding Video

• Embedding YouTube Videos

• Uploading a Video File

Diving Deeper into WordPress

• Categories, Tags, & Reading Settings

• Categories & Tags Explained

• Creating & Editing Categories

• Changing the “Uncategorized” Default Category Name

• Setting the Default Category

• Creating & Editing Tags

• Changing Categories/Tags for Multiple Posts

• Reading Settings

• Widgets

• Editing & Adding Widgets

• Making Pages

• Creating a New Page

• Publishing a Page (Making it Live) Deleting a Page

• Changing the Page Order

Menus

• About Menus & Locations

• Adding & Removing Links

• Menus Creating Submenus

• Opening Menu Links in a New Tab

Installing Themes

• What Are WordPress Themes? Where Do I Get WordPress Themes? Installing & Activating a Theme

• Manually Uploading & Activating a Theme Deleting a Theme

• Customizing Theme Appearance

• Customizing Appearance

• Customizing the Site Identity (Logo, Title, & Tagline) Adding a Site Icon (Favicon)

• Customizing the Header Customizing Colors

• Changing a Template Layout

WordPress Plugins

• About, Installing, & Updating

• About WordPress Plugins

• Installing a WordPress Plugin

• Updating Plugins

• Installing a Social Media Button Plugin

• WordPress Plugins You May Want to Install

• Recommended WordPress Plugins

SEO (Search Engine Optimization)

• Creating SEO-Friendly Permalinks (URLs) for the Site

• Customizing the URL of an Individual Page/Post

• Setting Titles & Meta Descriptions with an SEO Plugin

Customizing WordPress

• Page Builders: Customizable Page Layouts

• Theme Builders: Control the Website’s Look Child Themes

• Custom Post Types Advanced Custom Fields

• WordPress Best Practices

• Automated Backups WordPress Security

Diving Deeper into Elementor

• How to Use Elementor’s Free Page Builder

• How to Use The Elementor Theme Builder

• Using the Elementor Editor to build and fully style your entire website

• Website optimization methods

• Responsive editing

• Tips and tricks, best practices, and workflow

Wordpress Security

• Why Securing Your WordPress Website Is So Important

• Worst WordPress Security Mistakes That Expose Your Site to Cyberattacks

• Introducing best free wordpress security plugin’s and istalling them

cPanel - Wordpress one click install

• What is cPanel?

• How To Login To cPanel?

• How To Install WordPress On cPanel?

Instructor
Rinor Jahaj | Instructor

Rinor Jahaj is a Wordpress developer with more than 7 years of experience in design oriented training and application development in PHP. Rinor has worked as a Front-End, Wordpress Developer, Project Manager in various industries for local and global clients/startups. He works as a Product Manager in Kosovajob and a Senior Wordpress developer in NomadConsulting

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