Details: If you’re looking to enhance your online presence, either for yourself or for your business, our WordPress Jumpstart Workshop is perfect for you. This session teaches the very basics of getting your self-hosted WordPress website and blog up-and-running on the internet using your own .com domain name and hosting account. The instructor, Scott Winterroth, will walk you through, step-by-step, the actions you need to take. You will walk away from this class with a fully working, professionally installed, WordPress website ready to use and confidence in managing your own site.
Purchasing a .com domain name
Configuring a Web Host and your Options
Understanding WordPress Open Source
WP Install Walkthrough
Learn the WordPress Language
Creating Posts and Pages
Widgets and Menus
Integrating with social media
Getting your site into search engines
Understanding images and your website
Troubleshooting common hiccups
You may wish to purchase a domain name or hosting – in preparation of this workshop – for more information on this please visit our “before you begin” page.
Next Class: Join us on Saturday, May 10 for some WordPress learning fun!