Online WordPress Course

Online WordPress Course

This course is available to study as an Online Course.

WordPress is a free open source blogging tool and content management system. WordPress can be used to create a traditional blogging site; however, it can also be used to create a standard website for business or personal use. This course focuses on creating websites using WordPress. No previous experience is needed. This course is structured in a way to help all students, regardless of their experience, learn WordPress.

Students will learn how to;

  • Set up a domain and hosting account
  • Set up a MySQL database on their server
  • Install WordPress on the MySQL database
  • Plan their website by choosing color schemes, fonts, layouts, and more
  • Search for themes in WordPress
  • Select, install, and activate a theme
  • Add posts to their website
  • Create website pages
  • Add images, photo galleries, and more
  • Create tags for SEO and categories to organize their posts
  • Use WordPress as a content management system (CMS)
  • Use widgets and plugins
  • Create an ecommerce site
  • Integrate WordPress with social media
  • Customize a WordPress site using PHP, CSS, and HTML and more.

Course Topics

  • Lesson 1 - Introduction to WordPress
  • Lesson 2 - Finding a Home for your WordPress Site
  • Lesson 3 - Installing WordPress on Your Site
  • Lesson 4 - Content Management using WordPress
  • Lesson 5 - Selecting the Right Tools
  • Lesson 6 - Image Formats
  • Lesson 7 - Fonts and Colors
  • Lesson 8 - Designing Your WordPress Site
  • Lesson 9 - The WordPress Default Layout
  • Lesson 10 - Themes and Templates
  • Lesson 11 - More on Widgets and Template Tags
  • Lesson 12 - Parent and Child Themes
  • Lesson 13 - Creating a Custom Site
  • Lesson 14 - Using WordPress as a Content Management System
  • Lesson 15 - Using WordPress Plugins



October 02, 2023


20 Hours

Course Fee


Course Level

Certificate , Training




Information Technology (IT) , Web Design

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