BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO WORDPRESS
A Workshop Geared Toward Authors
Everything you wanted to know about Wordpress but didn’t know who to ask.
Plus get a chance to work on a test Wordpress site.
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
Please note: Registration is on a first come, first serve basis and space is limited.
When: June 3-6, 2010
Where: The Designs By Emma Classrooms
Who: Me, Emma Petersen – Instructor
$15.00 for Design by Emma website/blog clients
$25.00 for the general public
$20.00 for GSRWA members/Ellora’s Cave Authors/Passionate Ink Members
1. Overview of Wordpress
2. Using a Wordpress powered Website
3. Basic Installation of Wordpress
4. Finding designers who design Wordpress powered websites
5. How a Wordpress powered website benefits you?
a. What your dashboard tells you.
b. What’s what.
2. Blog Feature (Post)
a. Adding a blog post.
b. Basic formatting for a blog post.
c. Editing a blog post.
d. Publishing a blog post.
e. Categorizing a blog post.
f. Scheduling a blog post.
g. The difference between a page and a post.
h. Assignment – Adding your own post.
3. Website Feature (Page)
a. Adding a website page.
b. Basic formatting for a website page.
c. Editing a website page.
d. Publishing a website page.
e. Creating a user friendly booklist/backlist
f. Assignment – Adding your own page.
1. Adding Media
a. Adding pictures.
b. Locating previously added pictures.
c. Assignment – Adding your own media.
a. What’s a plugin?
b. Installing plugins.
c. Popular and useful plugins.
d. Assignment – Adding a plugin.
a. Monitoring comments.
b. Preventing Spam Comments – Askimet
4. Appearance – Basic
DAYS FOUR, FIVE & SIX:
Questions and Review…You’ll have three additional days after workshop ends to ask questions and review messages.
All registrants will receive 10% off all future Design by Emma projects for purchases $150.00 or more.