Introduction to Wordpress Course
Outline: This course is designed to teach the basics of Wordpress, while providing practical real-world applications for each lesson. Students will be provided with their own build of Wordpress to work with during the lesson, and encouraged to work along for the entire course.It begins with a tour of Wordpress’ backend admin section, and the various features that you will see when you install a default build of Wordpress. From there, we will dive into how you can customize your site using the wide-ranging multitude of widgets, themes and plugins that are available for use. Finally, we will go over very important security features to help students ensure that their websites are up-to-date with the most recent security measures.Whether you are looking to improve your business’ website, build a blog, corporate site, portfolio, or personal website using Wordpress, this course is for you!
Desired Audience: Although this course is designed for anybody to take, it is recommended that students have a basic knowledge of computers, and how to perform basic functionality such as clicking on buttons, dragging and dropping and understanding of basic computer terms.
Outcomes: Students should leave this course with the ability to confidently navigate and make updates to their Wordpress websites. They will be able to find, update, and install plugins to add features to their sites, as well as update the overall look and feel.