Who is the course for?
If you are starting out in business and can’t afford to spend out a large amount of money on somebody to create your website, this course will help you to create a professional website to highlight your products and services. You may have a WordPress website that you would like to expand and change – this course would be perfect.
When you have completed the WordPress for websites online course, you will be able to create a 5 page WordPress website with blog. You will think about designing a user friendly website (colours, images, accessibility). You will install a template, include plugins, create static pages, include images, use widgets, and implement SEO. You will create blog posts. Google Analytics will be included in the website and you will receive an introduction to Google analytics to measure the success of your site.
This course covers:
- What is WordPress
- Why use WordPress
- WordPress.org or WordPress.com
- Website design
- Using images
- Accessibility considerations
- Mobile websites
- Selecting, installing and customising a theme
- Creating a static home page
- Using images
- Blogging – what is it, why use and when to do it
- Creating a blog post
- Basic HTML coding
- Implementing SEO
- Creating content
- Registering with search engines and directories
- Marketing your blog
- An introduction to Google Analytics Terminology
- An introduction to Google Analytics Reports
- Best practice for creating and maintaining websites
The E-Learning course appeals to all learning styles with a mixture of audio, text, video and interactive elements. Exercises are included throughout the course to reinforce learning. A Website design template is available to download.
Learners get 60 days access to the course. Courses are updated every six months to keep them fresh and Learners will get access to the Facebook support group.
10% discount for 5 or more users purchased. For purchases of 50 users or more please phone 0844 854 9218 to obtain larger discounts.