Course WordPress Web Development

In the course WordPress Web Development participants learn how the open source Content Management System WordPress can be used to develop different types of Web Sites.

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  • Course WordPress Web Development : Content

    WordPress Intro

    The course starts by downloading and installing WordPress from scratch and creating a Home page.

    WordPress Dashboard

    Next the administration area called the Dashboard of the site is explored.

    Content Types

    The different content types that can be placed in WordPress are discussed as well. The participants will learn about pages, blog items, posts, categories, products, comments, forms and other items.

    WordPress Themes

    The general layout and look and feel of a site is determined by its theme and participants will learn how to find, choose and install a theme.

    WordPress Directories

    Next attention is paid to the WordPress directory structure on the Web Server, the important configuration files there and how these files can be accessed using the File Transfer Protocol (FTP).

    WordPress Plugins

    A WordPress installation can be given additional functionality by the use of Plugins. Numerous plugins are available on the Internet, many are free, for others you will need to buy a license.

    Installing Plugins

    The finding and installation of plugins is discussed and attention is paid in particular to a Theme Plugin, an IP Blocker plugin, a Multi Language plugin and a plugin for Search Engine Optimization (SEO).

  • Course WordPress Web Development : Training

    Audience Course WordPress Web Development

    This course targets persons that want to use WordPress for the design of a Web site or Web Application.

    Prerequisites Course WordPress Web Development

    No specific knowledge is required to participate in this course. General knowledge of Web applications and experience with computers is desired.

    Realization Training WordPress Web Development

    The theory is discussed on the basis of presentation slides. Demo's are used to clarify the treated concepts. In a number of subsequent exercises participants create a WordPress Web site with often used functionality.

    Certification WordPress Web Development

    After successful completion of the course participants receive an official certificate WordPress Web Development.

    Course WordPress Web Development
  • Course WordPress Web Development : Modules

    Module 1 : WordPress Intro

    Module 2 : Using the Dashboard

    Module 3 : Content types

    Content Management Systems
    Domain names
    Hosting Options
    Download WordPress
    Installing WordPress
    Directory Permissions
    Securing Passwords
    User Management
    WordPress User Interface
    Using Dashboard
    Media and Content Administration
    WordPress Settings
    WordPress as Blog and Website
    Converting sites
    WordPress as CMS
    Other Uses
    Pages and Tags
    Posts Versus Pages
    Organizing with Categories
    Connecting Posts with Tags
    Custom Post Types
    Custom Taxonomies
    WordPress Editors
    Video and Audio Media

    Module 4 : WordPress themes

    Module 5 : Configuration

    Module 6 : Plugins

    What are Themes?
    Structure of Themes
    Styling and CSS
    Installing Themes
    Configuring Themes
    Customizing Themes
    Theme Frameworks
    Parent-Child Themes
    Theme Best Practices
    Server Directory Structure
    Database Maintenance
    Fixing Common Database Issues
    Whats are Plugins?
    Finding Plugins
    Using Plugins
    Installing Plugins
    Recommended Plugins
    Theme Plugin
    SEO Plugin
    Multi Language Plugin
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