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WordPress Online Training Course

WordPress Online Training Course


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Course Description

In this WordPress training course by Aimee Houser, you'll learn how WordPress is designed to make creating your own Weblog easy and flexible. In this WordPress training course, you’ll learn about WordPress, a free state-of-the-art personal publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, Web standards, and usability.

Course Content

A. Introduction to WordPress
  • Overviewing components of a WordPress blog pt. 1
  • Overviewing components of a WordPress blog pt. 2
  • Comparing WordPress to WordPress MU
B. Getting Help
  • Using WordPress.org documentation
  • Using the WordPress.org support forums
C. Getting Started with WordPress
  • Creating a blog at a free hosting site pt. 1
  • Creating a blog at a free hosting site pt. 2
  • Signing up with a paid hosting service
  • Logging in to Site Admin
  • Logging out
  • Navigating Site Admin pt. 1
  • Navigating Site Admin pt. 2
  • Retrieving a lost password
  • Changing your password
  • Changing the admin e-mail address
D. Writing, Editing & Managing Posts
  • Writing and publishing a basic post
  • Saving a post as a draft
  • Backing up a post as you write it
  • Using the Edit Shortcut link to edit a post
  • Using the Manage panel to edit or delete a post
  • Browsing and searching posts in Site Admin
E. HTML Quicktags
  • Using Quicktags instead of the Visual Editor
  • Applying bold and italic formatting
  • Creating a simple bulleted list
  • Turning a simple list into a numbered list
  • Using delete and insert
  • Creating a block quote
  • Creating a Web page link
  • Breaking up a long post with “more”
F. The Visual Editor
  • Using the Visual Editor
  • Applying basic text and paragraph formatting
  • Creating bulleted and numbered lists
  • Linking to an image on the Web
  • Creating a Web page link
  • Working with spellchecker and help
  • Breaking up a long post
G. Pages
  • Writing a page is similar to writing a post
  • Making one page the child of another
  • Changing the order of links in the Pages menu
  • Browsing, editing, and deleting a page
H. Post Status, Availability & Metadata
  • Password-protecting a post
  • Hiding and unhiding a post
  • Changing a published post to draft and back again
  • Setting the status of a new post to “publish”
  • Changing the date of post publication
  • Changing post author pt. 1
  • Changing post author pt. 2
  • Making post Web addresses more descriptive
  • Setting the post slug
I. Reading & Editing Comments
  • Reading and leaving comments
  • Viewing comments in Site Admin
  • Mass deleting comments
  • Editing or removing a single comment
J. Avoiding Spam
  • Setting blog privacy options
  • Activating Akismet
  • Helping Akismet get smarter
  • Moderating comments pt. 1
  • Moderating comments pt. 2
  • Triggering moderation only when conditions are met
  • Setting comment requirements
  • Getting notified via e-mail about comments
  • Restricting commenting to logged in users
  • Closing comments on all new posts
  • Overriding commenting permissions on a post
K. Managing Users
  • Enabling open registration
  • Manually registering a new user
  • Understanding user roles
  • Changing roles for new and existing users
  • Deleting a user
L. Uploading, Using & Managing Files
  • Uploading a file
  • Browsing, editing the metadata for, and deleting files
  • Attaching an uploaded image file pt. 1
  • Attaching an uploaded image file pt. 2
M. Post Categories
  • Understanding and navigating with categories
  • Changing the default category pt. 1
  • Changing the default category pt. 2
  • Applying a category or categories to a new post
  • Applying and removing a category when editing a post
  • Creating a category in Site Admin
  • Editing and deleting categories
N. Customizing Your Blog
  • Setting the number of posts per page
  • Changing your blog title and tagline
  • Selecting a WordPress theme
  • Changing the sidebar with widgets

  • Length of Subscription: 12 Months Online On-Demand Access
  • Running Time: 3.37 Hour
  • Platform: Windows & MAC OS
  • Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Project Files: Included

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