The Work Spot
3150 Main Street
9:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013
Sales | Retail
WordPress is one of the most powerful tools on the internet today and once you have the skills to create your own website, your only limitation is your own imagination.
In Build your own website or blog using Wordpress in 1 day, you will learn how to create and maintain your own website using Wordpress, an online tool used by website owners and bloggers and companies like Companies like Volkswagen, CNN, Lance Armstrong's Live Strong across the globe to create professional websites and blogs.For far less than the cost of going to a website designer or developer, your business can have a professional online image that you can manage yourself, with no on-going support costs from a technical team!
This hands-on workshop will teach you everything you need to know on how to setup and customize WordPress, as well as demonstrate how content choices affect SEO. Who is this for?Anyone who wants to create their own blog or website and be able to update it themselves with no technical skillsService based business such as accountants, Builders, Trainers, Virtual PA's, Coaches, Marketing Consultants, Graphic Designers etcAnyone who is interested in creating their own sites for internet marketing Type of sites this workshop is this not forE-commerce sites (sorry, while it can be done, it is out of scope to create this type of site in a day)Payment based sites - see above During the workshop, you'll learn: An introduction to WordpressAn introduction to working out what you want on your site:Understanding what you want your website/ blog to do for youDeveloping a sitemap/ menu structure for your siteThe 1-click Wordpress installationInside Wordpress:Configuring your WordPress websiteThe dashboardUpdating Your WordPress profile - username, password and moreUser accounts & managing usersPermission levels and loginsConfiguring your general, discussion, permalink, privacy, reading, writing and miscellaneous settingsWordpress in action:Using the Wordpress CMS (content management system)Posts and CategoriesPagesMedia- Pictures. Video, etc
Plugins and WidgetsAppearanceSettingsAdding templates to your siteChoosing and applying your designCustomizing your designAdding pages to your siteCreating your sitemap/ menu structure/ navigation so that it's easy to useAdding posts to your blogHow to add and remove elements from your siteHow to add functionality to your site (i.e. Twitter, Google Analytics, Contact Form - we'll make some suggestions and show you where to find more)Making sure that your configuration is goodWhere to find more information What to BringLaptop -Not required but will be very helpful Business Cards - you will have an opportunity to networkPen and Pad for Notes -you will receive a guide with all information we go overYou’ll leave with:A fully functional website*Dozens of tips and tricks you can use in WordpressA 52 page guide with screenshots that will reinforce what you learned in the workshop.3 Checklists for you to keep just in case. You will also receive 30 days of unlimited email support after the workshop to help you continue to develop your site. To make sure that each person can get the full support that they need, we have limited amount of spaces. We generally sell out approximately 7-10 days before the workshop, so make sure you book early if you want to attend. Light Refreshments will be provided If you have any questions, Please contact Andrea @ connect(a)kltlabs.com or (404) 939- 7096
Due to Materials and Location No Refunds will be allowed. However, you can transfer it to another class or a Consultation Build your Website with Wordpress Regular Registration 47.00