After Completing This Course You Will Be Able To
Plan and build a WordPress.com website from scratch
Sign up, create a WordPress account and choose the right plan for your requirements
Create a detailed website plan as a blueprint for content, themes and features
Define measurable goals for your website
Devise a professional content strategy that will drive people to your website
Envision and build a successful sales funnel for your specific target audience
Create content that is SEO friendly to boost your visibility
Navigate your media library
Ensure that your WordPress site is secure
About This Course
Currently, WordPress powers 35% of the internet and has over 400 million people visiting their sites every month. With a diverse set of features, WordPress is well suited to a wide range of users including personal sites, blogs, e-commerce and business sites that have advanced requirements.
Filled with resources and downloads, this course covers everything you need to know to start using wordPress like a pro. You'll learn how to set up your website, add content including pages and blog posts, select and customize a theme, add widgets and plugins to expand your site's features, connect it to your social networks and upload media including videos and images - all without having to code!
If you don’t already have a WordPress account, all you need is an email address. Being so simple, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t enroll now, taking advantage of the 25% Fiverr User discount on WordPress, to get your website started today.
What You Will Learn
How to select and customize the right theme and media to achieve your site’s goals
How to ensure that your website is a good reflection of your brand identity
Prepare and build content that will consistently drive traffic to your site
Search Engine Optimization best practices
How to create a wireframe for your website’s design
How to add widgets to your site
How to successfully launch a brand new WordPress.com site
How to get noticed after your launch
Why Learn With Marjorie Asturias?
Happiness Engineer at Automattic, the parent company and maker of WordPress.com, she is a WordPress expert with 10+ years working with business owners, influencers and bloggers to create and manage their websites and expand their online audience.
Who Is This Course For?
Freelancers wanting to start offering web design services
Business owners wanting to take their brand online
eCommerce entrepreneurs wanting to enhance their website
Bloggers looking to build their own blog site
Influencers needing a secure online platform for their content
Web programmers, designers, front end and full stack developers wanting to diversify their skills
Anyone wanting to start a career in building websites with WordPress.com
All levels of experience
Access to Internet
Computer / Laptop / Mobile Device
What Is Included?
Immediate unlimited access to course materials
30-day money-back guarantee
Exercises and quizzes to help you put theory into practice
English Closed Captions
Suitable for mobile or desktop
A badge to showcase your expertise on your profile page upon completion