wordpress training

What you will learn

What you will learn in my WordPress classes :

Domains and Hosting

I will show you how to select the right domain for your site with the appropriate keyword to maximize exposure. Selecting a host is very important for your new website. You can select Shared Hosting, Managed WordPress hosting, or an Amazon Cloud account.

WordPress & How it works.

WordPress CMS has 3 main components: The WordPress Core (WP4.5),the theme/template, & plugins

WordPress.com vs. WordPress.org – The differences

Understand the differences between WordPress, Wix, Square Space, Weebly

There is a big difference between WordPress and its competition Squarespace ,Weebly and Wix. I will explain why WordPress has the advantage to the other content management systems in the universe.

The Power of Plugins

Plugins extend and expand the functionality of WordPress. There are 44,294 free plugins. The most popular plugins are Akismet, Yoast SEO, Jetpack, W3 Total Cache, Contact Form 7 etc

WordPress Themes – Changing the look of your site

Mastering Gutenberg – The new Page Editor

Working with Page Builders

Popular ones are Visual Composer, Divi, Beaver Builder, Elementor.

WordPress has hundreds of Free themes or templates to offer. Or you can buy them at Themeforest.The theme I am using on this site is called Astra.

WordPress SEO Tips & Techniques to boosting ranking

WordPress has many free tools & plugins to boost your Google search ranking. Learn how to optimize images and the speed of your site using the GTMetrix tool. Selecting the right host and using CDN. Save your Google Adword $$ and sign up for my SEO Crash Course. 

SEO Workshop in San Francisco.. Register here

A list of topics I teach in WordPress :

  • Domains & hosting ( How websites are created ? )
  • Web Terminologies ( IP address, DNS, cloud, XML, SQL, PHP )
  • WordPress Terminology ( front end/back end widgets, PHP, xml,etc ) 
  • Installing WordPress using C-Panel ( through your hosting account )
  • WordPress Anatomy ( header, footer, loop, sidebar )
  • Creating Pages & Posts – Formatting pages ( visual versus text method )
  • WordPress Navigation Basics – Creating Pages, Categories, & Posts
  • Using the menu system versus page system – Navigation tips & visual layout
  • The power of tags in posts for SEO & Google searches.
  • WordPress categories versus wordpress tags .
  • The Power of Widgets – Modifying the look of your site using these amazing tools.
  • Selecting templates to create the feel and look for your website brand.
  • Installing images & graphics – Visual layout & html technique
  • WordPress Plugins – Make your site dynamic with the power of Plugins.
  • Working with the new editor Gutenberg

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