Web Development

In this class you will learn to launch your website quickly with the help of a quick WordPress installation guide; create a quality website with a proper assembly of important subpages; install and work with plugins and widgets; install and create attractive themes for your website; create custom menus to improve the user experience of your website; upload multimedia content such as images, audio, and video easily and effectively.

This WordPress Level 1 course will be the building block to your experience with WordPress. It will give you the fundamental administrative functions of the WordPress dashboard and a solid understanding of basic themes and plugins.

More than just providing an easy way to make a good looking web site or blog, WordPress was developed with search engine optimization in mind. The class also covers how to use powerful SEO plugins so that you will be more easily found online.

More than just providing an easy way to make a good looking web site or blog, WordPress was developed with search engine optimization in mind. The class also covers how to use powerful SEO plugins so that you will be more easily found online.

  • Getting into WordPress
  • Understanding the common terms
  • Why choose WordPress?
  • Getting to know the WordPress family
  • Digging into WordPress – the features
  • Learning more with online WordPress resources
  • Staying updated with WordPress news
  • Understanding the Codex
  • Getting support from other users
  • Using theme and plugin directories
  • Building your WordPress website – start here
  • The two worlds of WordPress – the difference between WordPress.com and WordPress.org
  • Getting and installing WordPress
  • Installing WordPress through an auto-installer script
  • The wp-admin panel
  • Getting a Gravatar
    • Have a personal profile/account on Facebook.
  • Anyone new to WordPress or who is self-taught on the product is a good candidate for this course. No prior WordPress knowledge is needed. No prior web development or programming skills are required. This course is designed for non-technical users who are more interested in content management and search engine optimization than the technical aspects of web site creation.
  1. Introduction to Marketing
  2. Search Engine Optimization
  3. App Store Optimization
  4. Google Adwords
  5. Keyword Strategy & Planning
  1. Social Media Marketing