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WordPress Site Building Course Details


The WordPress site building course covers creating Web pages, creating a blog, adding categories, tags and optimising your site. You will learn how to create a complete website for your organisation.

Audience:

Anyone who would like to build a simple website quickly and easily, from scratch. Suits anyone from private, government and non-profit organisations who does not have the time to learn HTML and traditional web design programmes.

Pre-Requisites:

Computer literacy

Duration:

1 day

Price:

$183.80 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 14%.   *Discount available

PC Hire:

$25   *Bring a PC

Note: information may change without notice.

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About WordPress Site Building

WordPress is an easy-to-use software package that helps to create beautiful websites or blogs from templates. In this course, you will learn how to install WordPress, work with themes, install plugins and create a website.

Course Outline


 

  • Login and Logout
    • Login using your username as per role
    • Logout of the wordpress
  • Dashboard Overview
    • Understanding Site layout
    • Working with Widgets
    • Customizing Site
  • Creating categories
    • Categories and Subcategories
    • Categories in Menus
    • Post and Categories
  • Adding Posts and Pages
    • Create multiple post
    • Creating Pages and Subpages
    • Ordering Pages
    • Editing Posts and Pages
    • Remove reply to page options
    • Adding a Banner Image
    • Adding Logo
  • Adding Media
    • Adding an Image
    • Resizing an Image
    • Creating Image Gallery
    • Adding a Video
  • Working with Comments
    • Replying to comments
    • Rejecting bad comments
  • Contact Form
    • Add Contact information

 

 

 

Delivery Method

Instructor Led classroom based training. Scheduled classes are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Stationary and textbook included. Refreshments, including 2 tea breaks and a cooked meal for lunch are provided for full time courses. Light finger meals are supplied for part time courses.

Scheduled Dates


To apply for a booking, click on the relevant "Book Here" link below.
Note: places are only fully secured once payment has been made.

Start DateDuration 
Thu 6 Apr 20171 daysBook Here
Tue 16 May 20171 daysBook Here
Fri 9 Jun 20171 daysBook Here
Fri 7 Jul 20171 daysBook Here
Fri 18 Aug 20171 daysBook Here
Fri 8 Sep 20171 daysBook Here
Fri 6 Oct 20171 daysBook Here
Fri 10 Nov 20171 daysBook Here
Fri 15 Dec 20171 daysBook Here

Gautrain

For clients who want to enjoy the convenience of public transport, consider the Gautrain. Our training premises in Woodmead is located near the Morning Glenn Mall Bus Stop. If organised by prior arrangement we will collect delegates from the afore mentioned bus stop at no extra charge. Direction to the bus stop are as follows:

Take the Gautrain to the Sandton station.
Take the S2 Bus to Morning Glenn Mall.
We will collect you at 8:30 directly from the bus stop.

Accommodation

Please submit a query on the course page and we will be able to advise you on hotels and guest houses close to the training facility.