Create a Dynamic Wordpress Theme from Scratch
23

Saturday, 23 February

10 am – 3 pm AEDT

GA Sydney (Main Campus)

Main Campus
The Podium Building, 1 Market St (Entry via Kent Street)
Sydney, NSW 2000
$200 AUD
Regular Ticket
$200 AUD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Create a Dynamic Wordpress Theme from Scratch

Phillip Peet Photo


Web Designer, Philboss Design

23

Saturday, 23 February

10 am – 3 pm AEDT

GA Sydney (Main Campus)

Main Campus
The Podium Building, 1 Market St (Entry via Kent Street)
Sydney, NSW 2000
$200 AUD
Regular Ticket
$200 AUD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Learn how to create beautiful, hand-crafted websites with WordPress themes.

In this 5 hour workshop you will have a look under the WordPress bonnet (so to speak) examining the WordPress template hierarchy, template tags and file structures. You will then apply these principles to your website, upload and activate your own custom theme.

Lunch is provided, including vegetarian options. Please email any dietary requirements to studentservicessyd@ga.co at least 48hrs before class commences.

Takeaways

  • WordPress template hierarchy
  • WordPress theme and file structure
  • The WordPress loop and common template tags
  • Theme upload, activation and configuration

Preparation

  1. Brackets, an open source code editor installed
  2. Preferably some exposure and experience with HTML/CSS code
  3. A web host with WordPress installed
  4. An FTP client such as FileZilla, SmartFTP or CoreFTP

About the Instructor

Phillip Peet Photo

Web Designer,
Philboss Design

Phillip is a passionate WordPress web developer and founder of Philboss Design, a digital design agency based in Sydney's East. The company's core focus is to deliver engaging and innovative digital and print solutions for a diverse range of clients. Beyond building WordPress website/themes, Phil's expertise lies in visual identity and brand strategy, user interface and user experience design, retina optimised mobile websites and applications, email and social media marketing, website training and support.

Outside of work he enjoys riding his scooter, drinking strong coffee, having the odd beer at a pub - especially if there is rugby league on the big screens, and sweating it out at the gym.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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