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Thursday, Aug 21 & 28 - Weeknights

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WordPress Jumpstart

WordPress Jumpstart

WordPress JumpStart Workshop [Beginner]

A career building workshop aimed at beginners who wish to build their first website for both personal and business uses.

WordPress Instructor: Scott Winterroth, Digital Marketer

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.

Main WordPress Class Topics:

And a whole lot more!

  • 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
  • WordPress Entrepreneurship
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, July 12 for some WordPress learning fun!
Beginners JumpStart: $199 
401 N. Franklin, Suite 5N, Chicago
Saturday, July 12, 2014:  10AM – 3:00PM

What to Bring:

  • A laptop computer with power cord (Computer rentals available)
  • Notepad and pen

 

Before you Begin Guide

Before attending one of our WordPress Jump Starts, there’s a few essentials “before you begin” steps that that we recommend every attendee complete before attending a workshop…Continue Reading