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Personalized One-on-One WordPress Training

Overview

Our Personalized 1-on-1 WordPress training course will guide you through successfully installing, building and launching a WordPress website. While sitting side by side with one of our expert trainers, you’ll learn how to administer your website using plugins, shortcodes and custom menus. We’ll also cover UI design and best practices for optimal user exerience. Besides building a beautiful website, our course will include the often overlooked, but extremely important, proper SEO techniques and security measures.

Our personalized training gives you the option to let us know the target areas you’d like to spend more time on. We can then tailor the course to your specific needs, interests, or trouble areas.

Requirements

Familiarity with computers
Quiet uninterrupted workspace or ability to travel to our office

Course Outline

Intro

  1. What is WordPress
  2. Some Stats on WordPress usage and a little history
  3. How you plan on using WordPress & what you’re interested more in learning

Installation

  1. Installing and Setting Up WordPress
  2. Logging Into the WordPress Admin
  3. Selecting the proper WordPress Settings
    Timezone & Date Format, Allowing Comments, Proper Media Sizes…
  4. WordPress Admin Menu Items
  5. Selecting & Installing Themes
  6. Creating a Child Theme
  7. The Divi Builder / Classic Editor
  8. Adding & Managing Users and their permissions

Working with Content

  1. Understanding the difference between Posts and Pages
  2. Adding a Post
    How to Add, Edit, Delete, Save as Draft, Preview, Schedule, and Publish a Post; Changing a Post’s Order; How to Categorize a Post and Add New Categories; Adding an RSS Feed…
  3. Adding a Page
    Visual vs. HTML Editor; Using Page Templates; Saving Blocks to Library & Global Settings; How to Revert to a Previous Version of a Page; The Screen Options Tab…
  4. Creating Menus
    Create Menu from Pages and Adding Custom Links; Secondary Menus; Mobile Menus…
  5. The Media Library & Photos
    Photo Sizing & Load Time Implications, Online Tools, the Importance of Alt & Title Tags…
  6. Selecting and Installing Plugins
  7. Adding and Using Contact Forms
    Creating Forms, Multiple Recipients, Deliverability Issues…
  8. Using Widgets
  9. Shortcodes
  10. Design
    Fonts, UI Design & Focal Points…
  11. Legal
    Copyright laws, GDPR Compliance & Privacy Policies…

Backup & Security

  1. Database Backups
  2. Spam Control
  3. Security
    Brute Force Attacks, IP Banning, Importance of Keeping Plugins Up to Date…

Search Engine Optimization (SEO/SEM) & Social Media

  1. Yoast SEO
  2. SEO Tips for your WordPress Site
  3. Google Analytics Tracking Code
  4. Social Media Integration
    Facebook & Twitter Feeds, Linking to Your Social Media, & ShareThis Buttons…

Launch & Maintenance

  1. Test, Test, Test – Desktop, Mobile, Tablet
  2. Domain Names & Pointing to Nameservers
  3. Database Backups, Theme & Plugin Updates
  4. Form Testing
  5. Email Setup

wordpress website development

1 Day Intensive Course – $595

Additional Students $250 each (up to three)*

Typical Schedule

9-10:45
10:45-11:00 break
11:00:-12:30
12:30-1:00 lunch break
1:00-2:30
2:30-2:45 break
2:45-4:30

*Call for pricing with larger groups

2 Day WordPress Course – $825

Additional Students $250 each (up to three)*

Typical Schedule

DAY 1 & DAY 2

9-11:00
11:00-11:15 break
11:15-1:00

*Call for pricing with larger groups

Bonus

  • FREE HOSTING: Take our Intensive or 2 Day WordPress Courses and receive the first year website hosting for FREE*, a $159 value
  • TUTORIALS ACCESS: Full access to our illustrated online tutorials and videos
  • SUPPORT: Up to 20 minutes of follow up questions & support after the training
  • RESOURCES: Receive our List of Tried & True Plugin Recommendations & Online Tools

*Free Hosting For 1 Website. Hosting provided by Off the Page Creations, LLC. $159 yearly hosting fee will be charged each year thereafter for the first site, and $99 each year for any additional sites.

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