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Chicago WP Training Online Jumpstarts are aimed at beginners who are looking for a fun, informative and cost-effective way to learn WordPress, build knowledge, and take charge of their online strategy.  The best thing is, you don't have to be in Chicago to join us for our virtual training sessions!

 

WordPress Jumpstart

Get started on the website or blog you've been planning. Step by step instructions on how to setup, install and rock-and-roll with WordPress!

Divi Theme Jumpstart

The way a website was meant to be. Unlimited layouts with the flexibility to have the website you always wanted to have. No code needed.

WordPress + Divi

Both sessions are designed to put you on a path to website independence! Enroll in both Jumpstarts and save!

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Beginners Jumpstart

This live, online workshop is geared towards the very basics of getting into WordPress website and blog development. If you're at ground zero, this is where to start.  We'll explain how and why while walking you through step-by-step how to create your very first demo site so you can build a learning foundation to work from.

  • Welcome to the world of WordPress
  • WordPress installation walk-through
  • Inside the Dashboard and general settings
  • Creating Pages and Posts
  • Appearance Overview
  • What's next and more!

Next Online Jumpstart:  

TBA

$49   (Plus hosting and domain purchase)

Learn Online

How our online workshops work:

In a webinar, you are just watching videos with little interaction or facilitation. This workshop will be going through exercises live with and instructor and facilitators who will work with small groups to go over some finer points of the exercises.

Questions:

[email protected]

Online Workshops

After purchase, we send instructions on how to join the workshop and provide an optional guide to preparing for an online workshop.

Gain Inspiration from others

This workshop is intrusctor lead and you will be joined by other learners who have similar questions and everyone can interact to share and learn.

What if I already have a domain or hosting?

You are welcome to bring your own domain or hosting to this workshop but we recommend that you purchase hosting and a domain name during the jumpstart so you can follow along with us step by step.

Live Online

This is a live, online workshop. We recommend that you pick a quiet place and hook up a webcam to take advantage of the group learning session.

Will I receive a recording?

Yes, when applicable, we will send students access to the recording of the live workshop that you can use to reference anytime.

What if I already have a WordPress site?

This jumpstart is geared for walking you though installing the self hosted WordPress.org version. If you feel that is might be helpful or maybe this doesn't make sense then then please signup now!

WordPress Jumpstart Instructor

Scott Winterroth

Instructor and Founder

Join Scott for the WordPress Online Jumpstart and be empowered to start your journey as a web developer and creator.  He will walk you through the steps needed to get online and grow your visibility online.  Learn More About Scott

Jumpstart II

Divi Theme Jumpstart

Step by step how to use the most flexible theme built for the non-tech user. You don't need code to use the Divi Theme. This is a live, online workshop. We take you through the steps and teach you how the Divi Theme works so you can build the website you always wanted but didn't know how.

  • Download Upload Activate Divi
  • Using a Premade Layout
  • Working with the Divi Builder
  • Sections and Modules
  • Creating Pages, Projects, and Posts
  • Menu Style Overview

Next Online Jumpstart:

TBA

$49 (Plus Divi Theme Purchase)

Learn Online

How our online workshops work:

In a webinar, you are just watching videos with little interaction or facilitation. This workshop will be going through exercises live with and instructor and facilitators who will work with small groups to go over some finer points of the exercises.

Questions:

[email protected]

Online Workshops

After you purchase, we send instructions on how to join the workshop and provide an optional guide to preparing for an online workshop.

Gain Inspiration from others

This workshop is intrusctor lead and you will be joined by other learners who have similar questions and everyone can interact to share and learn.

Do I Have to Purchase the Divi Theme?

It is not necessary to purchase the Divi Theme for the Divi Jumpstart workshop. We will cover how to purchase the Divi Theme in the workshop.

Live Online

This is a live, online workshop. We recommend that you pick a quiet place and hook up a webcam to take advantage of the group learning session.

Will I receive a recording?

Yes, when applicable, we will send students access to the recording of the live workshop that you can use to reference anytime.

Can I Switch to the Divi Theme?

Yes, if you have an existing WordPress theme. We cover this in the Divi Theme Jumpstart workshop.

Divi Theme Jumpstart Instructor

Joan Margau

Instructor

Joan teaches you how to use the theme developers and designers use. She will show you how non-tech users build a website with the Divi Theme.

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You need the skills

It's no secret today's web is complex. Negotiating and setting up an online presence takes a certain skill level.

You need this information yesterday.

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FAQ

Learn more about how our Online WordPress Jumpstarts work for you?

Review our Frequently Asked Questions about or contact us with anything that is still on your mind.

How is an online workshop different from a webinar?

In a webinar, you are just watching videos with little interaction or facilitation. This workshop will be going through exercises live with and instructor and facilitators who will work with small groups to go over some finer points of the exercises.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email [email protected] with any questions, comments, or concerns.

Do you offer a non-profit discount?

Yes, we always support community leaders and non-profits. Please email [email protected] and let us know your situation.

Can I attend in person?

No, this is online only.  For in-person workshops, view our In Person Jumpstart.

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