Saturday and Sunday – February 25 & 26
11:00AM – 2:00PM
Join us for a 2-session class in which we’ll build a basic website using WordPress, a friendly tool for creating and managing blogs and web sites. We will use WordPress.com, a free hosting provider for the WordPress software, which means no pesky software installation or hosting requirements.
What you will learn:
You’ll learn how to plan your site, choose a design, and create pages with photos, videos, and text.
At the same time, you’ll be learning about WordPress, the leading open source tool for building simple web sites and blogs.
We’ll be using a pattern for a 3-page professional site with a blog, and following step-by-step instructions for creating:
- A Home Page
- About Us, Products or Services Page
- Contact Form
- Session 1: Why Use WordPress? Plan your site, choose a theme and add your content
- Session 2: Add more content – Video, Audio, Images, work with the editor, work with widgets, add contact forms and next steps