New York City WordPress Bootcamp for Beginners
Brooklyn WordPress One to Two Day Intensive Workshop Bootcamp – Build your new site in One or Two Sessions – Taught by an experienced WordPress Developer
WordPress Basics – This is a one or two day Workshop in Brooklyn Heights or Williamsburg. This is a one-on-one workshop for up to three people. Build your site in five easy steps starting with a domain and hosting.
Dates available: April 15 – May 15, 2019
Locations: Manhattan or Brooklyn Heights.
Union Square area or Montague St. in Brooklyn Heights
Workshop Fee : $ 350 per student. Your other option is to take the 2 Session WP Mini-Bootcamp for Beginners which you can take on a weekend or 2 successive days. Workshop fee is $ 600.00. A half-day WordPress Basics class is available for $ 225 only. You get a free WP demo site for both optopns
WordPress follows logical steps just like any other CMS programs. An action that requires 5 steps cannot be done in 2 to 3 steps. Every procedure follows a logical step by step approach.
We discuss the lingo and terminologies of the Web.
HTML, CSS, IP, DNS, XML, SQL, CMS ( Content Management Systems )
Domains, registrars, and hosting accounts.
The difference between an ASP and PHP Website
WordPress or Website Anatomy – The different body parts of a WordPress site.
Header, Content, Sidebars, and Footers
Wordpress Control Panel – Its called the Dashboard. Always look to the left
WordPress Content Creation – Uses Pages and Posts
Wordpress Navigation – Using the dashboard method versus the Menu Method
Why menu method is the best way esp.when using the current premium WP templates at ThemeForest
Wordpress Menu techniques – Adding the category page ( consists of posts ) & external URL pages ( custom )
WordPress Pages & Posts content – Inserting texts, photos, and videos.
Inserting, resizing, and aligning photos with texts.
The importance of using slugs ( URL description ) for pages, posts, and categories for SEO
The importance of using tags for posts so Google can find your site
Navigating the WordPress Settings Menu – Very important
Site title and description – the importance of SEO
Reading settings – Select between posts or static page to show on homepage
Hyperlinks settings – Switch from numbers to post title by day or month. Or Google won’t find you.
WordPress Widgets – What they are and what they do. Widgets add content to your
sidebars, content area, and footer menu.
WordPress Plugins – The must-have plugins for all sites. Contact, Akismet, Google Analytics
Plugins change the functions of your website while themes change the look of your site