Wordpress Intermediate Training

wordpress-logo-135pxWordpress is one of the best and most popular ways to build a website. It is user-friendly, powerful and is continuously improved by thousands of people around the world.

Wordpress powers millions of sites and is being widely adopted by governments, universities and Fortune 500 companies.

Our Wordpress Intermediate Class is aimed at increasing the skills of people who will be building and maintaining Wordpress sites.  

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Subjects Taught

You'll build on your Wordpress knowledge and get to grips with how to modify, improve and develop great Wordpress websites. This class uses the latest version of Wordpress, but questions on all versions are welcome.

Topics

Part 1Introduction: WordPress Intermediate Introduction
Part 2: Local Installs: Run WordPress Locally on Your Mac, Run WordPress Locally on Your PC, Files and Databases, Using Real Content.
Part 3: Multisites:Enabling Multisites, Multi-sites: Starting Your Network
Part 4: Speed and SEO: Search Engine Optimization, Testing Your Site Speed, Speed Up Your Site
Part 5: More With Themes: Simple Theme Edits - HTML and PHP, Simple Theme Edits - CSS, Overview of Theme Frameworks, Creating a Simple Child Theme
Part 6: Getting Social: Managing Comments with DISQUS, Overview of BBPress Discussion Board System, Overview of Twitter Widget Pro
Part 7: Getting Interactive: Introduction to Gravity Forms, Gravity Forms - Advanced Fields, Configuring SMTP to Send Email, Subscribe2 - Letting People Subscribe to Your Content, Podcasting with WordPress
Part 8: Getting Money: Introduction to WordPress E-Commerce, E-Commerce - Cart66 Settings, E-Commerce - Cart66 Administration, E-Commerce - Cart66 Front End
Part 9: Custom Content: Introduction to Custom Content Types, Easy Custom Content Types - Metabox / Taxonomies / Admin Area Column Editor
Part 10: Site Management: Restricting Access to Your Content, Query Posts - Getting Content in Your Sidebar, Widget Logic - Choosing Pages Where Widgets Show Up, Posting Via Email, Finding and Fixing Broken Links, Alternative Search - YoLink
Part 11: Getting Statistics: Google Analytics, Google Analytics - Dashboard Widget, Overview of JetPack - Statistics for WordPress
Part 12: Practical: Build a full Wordpress site so that you can practice everything you learn during the class
Part 13: Summary: Final Summary

    What Do Class Attendees Get to Help Their Learning?

    Live Training
    Practical, hands-on training from an experienced Wordpress teacher
     
    Forum Support
    Six months of forum support with same-day answers to your questions
     
    Workbook
    A copy of Wordpress To Go, the best selling eBook about Wordpress
     
    Videos
    Six months of access to a video version of the class you take
     
    Cheat Sheets
    All the key information from the class in one useful guide
     
    Completion certificate
    A personalized completion certificate
     
    Attendees can come to class empty-handed. We provide computers, drinks, snacks and lunch.
     

    Are There Any Pre-requisites?

    To get the most out of this class, you'll need a good basic knowledge of Wordpress.

    • Do you know the difference between a plugin and a theme? 
    • Do you know how to add articles and install plugins?

    Our Wordpress Beginner class is designed to prepare you for the Intermediate class, so if you've taken the Beginner class or will be taking it before the Intermediate class, you'd be ready to take the Intermediate class.

    Investment

    Wordpress Courses @ R3,000 pp

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