WordPress: Build Your Working Website or Blog


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Start Date: 09/21/2019, 2 meetings
Class Time: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: 155, LHS
Instructor: Fan Stanbrough
Status: Closed


Do you want to create an easy-to-build website or personal blog? If you have purchased a domain name or are ready to buy a hosting package, this class is for you. WordPress is a powerful and easy-to-use tool for building virtually any kind of site. Your instructor will guide you through the hosting domain process and will help you install WordPress on your own server. You will review the steps to configure settings, pick a theme, add pages and a blog; learn how to grow your website traffic with simple Search Engine Optimization (SEO) tips; install essential plugins for Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Google Analytics, and photo gallery. You will learn to build online forms, and learn to sell advertising, set up PayPal on your site, back up your database, control your bandwidth usage.
This class is taught in a computer lab. There is no need to bring your own computer. Before the first class, you must set up a website host for your site. (The instructor can setup a temporary site upon your requirement.)

Fan Stanbrough is an experienced and highly rated instructor of topics like WordPress and social media marketing for community programs in Newton, Brookline, Framingham and Marlborough MA. Fan has trained countless people to use WordPress since 2012. Fan’s teaching style is hands-on and practical.
Fan also is the owner of BBDS Design, a web design company located in Metrowest Boston. Fan is a professional web designer, expert at WordPress design, Magento eCommerce, Search Engine Optimization and Google Analytics.