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WordPress Level 1

at Computer Training Source, Inc. - Near North Side

Course Details
$349 6 seats left
Start Date:

Mon, Feb 06, 9:00am - 4:00pm Central Time

Next start dates (1)

Near North Side, Downtown/Loop
420 N Wabash Ave Ste 203
Btwn E Hubbard St & Chicago River
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Purchase Options
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10

What you'll learn in this wordpress training:

This class is an introduction to for creating a blog site. Will cover the basics of getting a blog up and running on, including posts vs. pages, adding media, handling comments, using widgets, and more.

Please Note: Some HTML and CSS knowledge is recommended before this class.

Course Outline:

1. Introducing WordPress

  • Difference between versions
  • Planning topics and content

2. Setting up Blog

  • Getting to know the dashboard
  • General settings
  • Premium options

3. Administration Tools (Chapter 4)

  • Writing, Discussion, Privacy, and
  • Posting by email

4. Creating Written Blog Content (Chapter 5)

  • Writing and publishing
  • Formatting posts and pages
  • Hyperlinks
  • Posting with other sources

5. Visual and Audio Content (Chapter 6)

  • Media settings
  • Uploading images while posting
  • Featured images
  • Embedding video

6. Exploring Widgets (Chapter 7)

  • Choosing and inserting widgets
  • HTML text widgets

7. Making Blog Content Appealing (Chapter 8)

  • Using images to enhance posts
  • Categories & tags
  • Custom menus

8. Building Traffic (Chapter 9)

  • Proper etiquette for comments
  • Dealing with spam

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