Getting Started With WordPress
20

Friday, 20 December

3 6 pm EST

GA NYC (Manhattan), Classrooms (3rd Floor)

10 East 21st Street
New York, NY 10010
$75 USD
Regular Ticket
$75 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Getting Started With WordPress | December 20

Nate Cooper Photo


Entrepreneur, Reboot Labs

20

Friday, 20 December

3 6 pm EST

GA NYC (Manhattan), Classrooms (3rd Floor)

10 East 21st Street
New York, NY 10010
$75 USD
Regular Ticket
$75 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

WordPress is the premier content management system for those seeking an easy, user-friendly way to set up and maintain a website. In this class, you’ll walk through the basics of getting your site live quickly and discover various free templates as well as premium resources that require little to no coding skills and will have your site looking polished and professional. Once your site has gone live, you’ll learn how to update and maintain it using the WordPress dashboard, as well as common problems and pitfalls to avoid. Plus you’ll find out how to customize your site to get the exact look you’re going for.

Takeaways

  • Learn the differences between WordPress.com and WordPress.org (self-hosted site)
  • Create and update content (pages, blog entries, photos etc) in WordPress quickly and efficiently
  • Discover different themes, what they are, where to get them, and how to customize them
  • Master plugins, widgets and settings

Preparation

This is a beginner to intermediate course which is designed to be helpful to those who have never seen WordPress before or those who have been using WordPress but without a formal understanding of the mechanics behind it. Some basic knowledge of navigating websites is the only requirement. Bring a paper and pen or a laptop to take good notes. Bring good questions. This class is a broad overview with time for answers on each topic.

About the Instructor

Nate Cooper Photo

Entrepreneur,
Reboot Labs

Nate Cooper is an entrepreneur, writer, and consultant in New York City. Nate has been developing websites professionally since 1997. He’s been a WordPress developer since 2003. After working in marketing at Apple Inc, Nate established himself within the New York tech and startup community. Forbes said: Nate is "deeply embedded in the New York tech scene, giving practical and insightful advice." His writing has appeared in Mashable and his book Build Your Own Website: A Comic Guide to HTML, CSS and WordPress has been a bestseller in Programming: CSS books on Amazon.com.

His company Reboot Labs empowers content producers to engage their audience with high-quality e-learning products and membership websites.

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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