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Introduction to WordPress – Run Your Own Website

Wordpress Introduction Training Course - Run Your Own Website

Hands on, detailed – the whys and wherefores of running your WordPress site. From first post principles to security, user roles, installation and a ton more.

The WordPress for Users course escorts you through everything you could need to start, update and administer a WordPress website

Who should attend?

Site administrators, journalists, marketeers, content managers, bloggers, administrators – anyone who needs to run a WordPress site.

Course outline

Adding content in WordPress

  • About Posts and Pages
  • Creating and Editing Posts and Pages
  • About WordPress Links

Organising Content

  • Creating and using categories
  • Tagging posts
  • About Custom Fields

Working with images and other media

  • About image formats
  • Adding images
  • Editing images and image info
  • Creating image galleries
  • Adding audio and video with plugins

Managing WordPress

  • Managing users
  • Managing comments
  • Dealing with Spam
  • Configuring WordPress

Customising WordPress

  • Installing and adapting WordPress Themes
  • About WordPress plug-ins
  • Working with Widgets
  • Using WordPress menus
  • Editing Theme files

WordPress and the World

  • RSS and other feeds
  • Pings and Trackbacks
  • WordPress and SEO

Maintaining WordPress

  • Installation and Upgrades
  • Installing WordPress
  • Upgrading WordPress
  • Importing and exporting data
  • Backing up