Here’s what you get:
Do’s and Don’ts
A couple of “Golden Rules” to get you started.
How to search for a Domain Name
Web Hosting Companies
Which to use, which to avoid? Yahoo, HostGator, BlueHost, Google Sites, AfriHost, MWeb, WordPress
Which to use, which to avoid? Woza online (retired), Wix, Google, WordPress
Setup a WordPress.com Profile
Settings in the Admin Area
Setup a Gravatar Profile.
Photos, Galleries and Photo Albums
Learn how to quickly search for a photo in the media library: it enables you to search by ‘item’, ‘date’, ‘keyword’.
Image Attachment Details
Embed a YouTube Video to a Page or Post; Embed a Video as a Widget
Easily add, customize and embed Google maps on pages and posts and in widgets
Choose a theme – you can change the look of your blog with over 380 attractive WordPress themes ranging from professional to fun to crazy, and you can switch themes instantly with just a click of a button. Each theme allows you to customize your sidebar using widgets, and several themes let you upload your own photo or image for the header bar.
Add a Nav Bar, Menus and drop-down Menus
There are many widgets to choose from including:
Days, weeks and months; Referrers; Search Engine Terms; Totals, Followers and Shares; Top Posts and Pages; Clicks; Enhanced Stats
Enable mobile theme
What you need to have in order participate in this online Training Course: a desktop or a lap-top, have a Skype account and a headset with microphone.
Hands-on: This is a hands-on Event. During this workshop you will be creating your own website.
Duration: 9am – 12:30pm.