WordPress Basics

Workshop Description: The WordPress Basics Workshop is a great introduction to the platform. This workshop is very hands-on and takes place in a small group setting with typically 5-10 individuals. We prefer small group training to ensure that attendants are able to get the attention needed to really understand WordPress.

Workshop Length: Varies

Investment: Varies by workshop

Where: Locations may vary (Click the button below to view upcoming workshops)

When: Dates may vary (Click the button below to view upcoming workshops)


Training Outline:

  • Understanding the difference between WordPress.com and WordPress.org
  • wordpress-fundamentals-iconWordPress.com Registration
  • Creating a WordPress.com Profile
  • WordPress Installation
  • Understanding Pages vs. Posts
  • Permalinks
  • Setting Up Your Home Page
  • Organizing Your Posts with Categories
  • Media (Uploading Images, Videos, Files, etc.)
  • Setting Up a Blog
  • Comment Moderation
  • Menus
  • Themes
  • Understanding Plugins
  • Recommended Plugins
  • Troubleshooting Common WordPress Problems


What to bring to class?

  • A laptop with WiFi capability
  • A notepad and pen/pencil to take notes