WordPress: intermediate

Course Dates: 23/07/19 - 25/07/19
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Tutors:
Julian Holden

Take your basic WordPress skills to the next level by using plugins and widgets to add new functionality, and by editing and creating theme files to customise the look of your site.

Description

What is the course about?

A deeper look at the WordPress Content Management System – Computer software that allows you to quickly and easily create and maintain websites and/or blogs. This course is intended for learners with some previous experience of WordPress.

What will we cover?

• Using WordPress with WordPress.com and self-hosted sites
• Recap on creating, modifying Posts and Pages
• Effective use of the Media Library
• Managing a blog – handling comments and feedback
• Effectively using Themes and Templates to customise your website or blog
• Using Plugins and Widgets.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

• Demonstrate a good understanding of WordPress at an intermediate level
• Feel confident in creating a useful website and/or blog in WordPress.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

You should have attended the course 'A website in a day with Wordpress' , or have a similar level of knowledge.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

The course uses the free hosted service Wordpress.com or learner’s own hosted sites.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

There are no additional costs.You will need to bring a valid email address with you and ensure you are able to access this email account to verify your Wordpress.com registration. A computer is provided.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Customising a WordPress website, Build an e-shop with WordPress, HTML5 & CSS: Introduction (stage 1) or any of our digital marketing /social media courses. Please check our brochure for more details.

General information and advice on courses at City Lit is available from the Student Centre and Library on Monday to Friday from 12:00 – 19:00.
See the course guide for term dates and further details

Reviews

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Good course, well taught, certainly made a big difference to my WordPress skills
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Review by Anonymous / (Posted on 03/06/2019)
This was a highly informative course. The tutor was extremely knowledge, answering all questions in depth and giving us all the tools necessary. I feel confident to build my own website in Wordpress now. Thank you for a fantastic course! I would recommend this course to anyone wanting to feel confident about building their own website in Wordpress.
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Review by Ivana / (Posted on 08/11/2018)
Go for it
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Review by MissyG / (Posted on 07/11/2018)
if you have a very basic understanding of wordpress and want to give yourself the confindence to start properly using it then I'd recommend this course
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Review by michael / (Posted on 07/11/2018)
Tutor Biographies
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Book your place

Course Code: CFWS02

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Tue+Thu, day, 23 Jul - 25 Jul '19

Duration: 2 sessions

Full fee: £199.00
Senior fee: £159.00
Concession: £100.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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