Getting Started With WordPress
27

Wednesday, 27 March

6:30 8 pm PDT

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco, CA 94104
$40 USD
Regular Ticket
$40 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Getting Started With WordPress

Max Harris Photo


Web Engineer, Chairish Inc.

27

Wednesday, 27 March

6:30 8 pm PDT

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco, CA 94104
$40 USD
Regular Ticket
$40 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 get to know the key parts of the WordPress, and see how you can use it to build a site for marketing, blogging, selling products, or just for fun. You will discover various free and premium themes that will have your site looking polished, and techniques for getting the unique look you’re going for, with little to no coding skills. An overview of plugins will have you ready to extend the functionality of your site with a just few clicks. Throughout the workshop, you will be exposed to valuable resources, and gain awareness of common problems and pitfalls to avoid.

Takeaways

  • Understand the capabilities of WordPress and how it compares to similar platforms
  • Learn how to customize page layouts, typography, color schemes, and other theme elements
  • Discover the most useful WordPress plugins and become familiar with the plugin market
  • Organize and publish posts, pages, menus, and media

Preparation

This is a beginner to intermediate workshop 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

Max Harris Photo

Web Engineer,
Chairish Inc.

Max Harris is an accomplished front-end developer, based in San Francisco. He has become an expert in Wordpress working at distinguished companies such as HP, Ticketfly, and CBS Interactive. He is currently focussed on mobile development and sharing knowledge through traditional instruction as well as new methods. When he is not working on a project or teaching, he enjoys taking long romantic walks on the beach with his dog, Champ.

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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