Build Your Own Website with WordPress: One Day Workshop

Washington, D.C. campuses

GA D.C. (Northern Virginia)
2231 Crystal Drive - 10th Floor
Arlington VA 22202

GA D.C., 1776
1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington D.C. 20005

Past Locations for this Workshop

Build Your Own Website with WordPress: One Day Workshop

Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C. campuses

GA D.C. (Northern Virginia)
2231 Crystal Drive - 10th Floor
Arlington VA 22202

GA D.C., 1776
1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington D.C. 20005

Past Locations for this Workshop

About this workshop

Powering over 60 million websites on the Internet, there is no better time to start learning the ropes of WordPress. The premiere blogging and content management system is perfect for those seeking an easy way to set up and maintain a blog.

In this one day workshop you will be guided through the basic concepts of WordPress including general terminology, installation and configuration of your own blog. We'll then take a detailed look at the WordPress dashboard covering plugins, widgets and themes.

With an emphasis on the non-coder, we’ll look at premium resources that require little to no coding skills. We will also cover some key blogging and social media strategies that will help you get your blog off the ground and noticed online. By the end of the day, you will be comfortable with theming and have your own personally tailored, live and dynamic site using Wordpress.

Takeaways

  • A fully installed and configured WordPress site
  • A list of recommended and popular WordPress plugins
  • Useful WordPress learning resources and online tools
  • An introduction to WordPress custom theme development
  • Prereqs & Preparation

    This is an introductory workshop but will answer more advanced questions if need be. No experience is needed.

    Before attending session one please create an account on WordPress.

    Before attending session two please ensure that you have successfully installed WordPress on your own server.

    If you want to integrate your social media presence, please have all these accounts set up before the course. (Twitter, Facebook, Linked in, Youtube)

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