WordPress Training Day – London

Looking to create your own WordPress site or just getting to grips with the basics?

This training day takes you through installing WordPress, Themes and Plug-ins and customising your site yourself.

The WordPress training day comprises of 3 sessions and is suitable for both new and existing WordPress users and those considering creating a blog or WordPress website.

Session 1: Introduction to WordPress

  • Planning and Architecting website
  • What is WordPress and how to use it
  • Pages, Posts and Categories
  • Tagging your content
  • Image sourcing, preparation
  • Understanding accessibility

Time: 10am – 12pm
Cost £75 + VAT

Please note: This Workshop does not cover Image manipulation, Photoshop, HTML/PHP Coding, CSS or any other web development technologies.
Course notes are provided at the end of each session.

Session 2: Setting up your WordPress Website

  • How to set up WordPress Hosting
  • Installing WordPress
  • Choosing a Theme
  • Installing your Theme
  • Installing and configuring Plug-ins
  • Theme Customisation
  • Security and further optimisation

Time: 12:30pm – 2:30pm
Cost £75 + VAT

Session 3: Optimising your site for success

  • Search Engine Optimisation over-view
  • Google AdWords in a nutshell
  • Conversions, goals, funnels and events
  • WordPress Jigoshop and WooCommerce basics
  • Landing and Squeeze pages
  • Banner advertising techniques
  • Affiliate marketing basics
  • Taking payment online (including PCI/DSS compliance)
  • Measuring success

Time: 3pm – 5pm
Cost £75 + VAT

Who should attend:

This is a Level 1 and 2 course aimed at those with little or no knowledge of websites and in particular WordPress.

Each Session can be booked separately or as an entire day.

Course Objective:

At the end of the course, have a confident understand of what WordPress is and how it works. As well as understanding the WordPress architecture, you’ll be confident to create and edit pages, adapt menus and customise your WordPress Theme. You’ll understand how the different installation options and be comfortable installing, configuring and building new WordPress sites.

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