WordPress Training Course – WordPress Comprehensive 3 Course Package

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This course will show you how to keep your WordPress site backed-up, secure and running at peak-performance. Make a Website, and Secure It. You will use an average of 4 study hours, but there’s no need to feel any pressure.


Seller Name: Atom Training Centre

WordPress Training Course – WordPress Comprehensive 3 Course Package

Further your experience of WordPress with this comprehensive course package that will teach you all that you need to know about WordPress and how to use it. Ensure that you can backup and secure your WordPress creations, and run them at peak-performance so that your websites remain polished, refined and fully functional at all times. With this course, you will learn to counteract the popular WordPress vulnerabilities and prevent any slowness from occurring. From using free tools to scan your site for intrusions, to learning how to restore a WordPress site from backup, by the time you complete the syllabus, you will feel more confident in your abilities to build and protect your WordPress site and be proactive in order to prevent anything from going wrong.

Make a Website, and Secure It

As part of this package, you will cover three courses – WordPress Backup Security and Performance, WordPress Theme Selection and Customisation, and WordPress Essentials for Business. You can study online, whenever it suits you, meaning that the courses are as flexible as you need them to be. Work through the syllabus at your own pace; you have a full 12 months after signup to complete the curriculum so there’s really no rush. You will use an average of 4 study hours, but there’s no need to feel any pressure. Online study is all about convenience, so let it work for you.

Key Learning Points

This resource is perfect for anyone wishing to gain essential information about how to operate WordPress – it’d be ideal for small business owners or freelance individuals who would like to run their own website or blog, without worrying about not being a web development pro.

  • Understand some of the core backup concepts, and learn how to backup and restore your WordPress site so that no information is lost.
  • Learn more about the security basics, and learn how to scan and protect your site with security applications such as WordFence and Better WP Security.
  • Optimise your site with WP Clean Up and learn how to add a page cache with W3 Total Cache.
  • Learn how to choose and host a domain name, and understand what name servers are.
  • Get to grips with some of the WordPress build fundamentals, by adding content and navigation elements to create a site to be proud of.
  • Learn how to choose a theme from various sources, take a look at some of the examples and learn how to customise your choices.
  • Learn how to use CSS styling, create overrides and use Firebug to inspect source code for certain stylings.
  • Explore the widget area, and learn how to add widgets to your site to customise your pages, including sidebar widgets and customised menus.
  • Learn how to install commercial plug-ins to optimise your site, such as contact forms, spam filtering and social media integration.
  • Learn how to fine-tune your site with permalinks, comment moderation and discussion settings.

Advantages of this course

  • Learn more about customisation, theme selection and widgets, which can help you to add a personal touch to your sites and allow them to stand out.
  • Increase the chances of potential clientele sticking around and paying attention to the services that you offer and provide them with an appealing website to peruse!
  • Improve the success of your business or service, by creating a user-friendly blog and website to keep their attention on your site.
  • Add another skill to your CV and appeal to more employers with your knowledge of WordPress.
  • Enjoy the flexibility and convenience that online study provides – all you need is a computer and access to the internet.
  • Courseware support, in the form of keyword search facilities and online training sessions, available to help you with using the application.
  • Use self-assessment tests to monitor your progress and to help your learning journey.

Learning to use WordPress is a fundamental skill nowadays, with WordPress-operated sites found all over the Internet. Sign up to this course today and join the experts who use WordPress to its full advantage.


Word Press Back up Security & Performance

WordPress Backup
  • WordPress Backup Concepts
  • Backup On-Site Using BackWPUp
  • Backup Off-Site with BackWPUp
  • On-Demand Backup & Restore with WP Clone
  • On-Demand Backup & Restore with InfiniteWP
  • Backup Manual WordPress Install with FTP & PHPMyAdmin
  • Restore with FTP & PHPMyAdmin
WordPress Security
  • WordPress Security Basics
  • Scan Your Site with Sucuri & WordFence
  • Protect Your Site with Better WP Security
WordPress Performance
  • Measure Your Site’s Speed with Pingdom & Yslow
  • Add Page Cache with W3 Total Cache
  • Optimize Database with WP Clean Up
  • Add CloudFlare Proxy Server & CDN


WordPress Theme Selection & Customization

Intro To Themes
  • Introduction
  • How to Choose a Theme
Studiopress Build
  • Outside Tour of Associate Theme
  • Inside Tour of Associate & Genesis Themes
  • Populating Home Page Widget Areas
  • Adding a Slider
  • Other StudioPress Examples
Elegant Themes Build
  • Outside Tour of Elegant Themes Feather Theme
  • Inside Tour of Feather Theme
  • Populating the Home Page
  • Other Elegant Themes Examples
Woothemes Build
  • WooThemes Fresh News Build
  • Other WooThemes Examples
Optimizepress Build
  • Tour of OptimizePress
  • Creating a Squeeze Page
  • Creating a Sales Page
Thesis Build
  • Thesis 1.8 or 2.0?
  • Thesis 1.8 Installation & Quick Tour
  • Adding Header & Navbar
  • Adding Meteor Slider
  • Adding Center-Page 4×2 Table
  • Adding Footer Widgets in Thesis
CSS Styling
  • Firebug CSS Inspector Tool; Creating CSS Overrides
Waver Build
  • Weaver Theme Tour
  • Weaver Theme Options
Responsive Themes
  • What Is a Responsive Theme?


WordPress Essentials for Business

WordPress Fundamentals
  • WordPress: What & Why
  • or
  • What You Will Need
Hosting WordPress
  • Understanding Domain, Hosting, & Name Servers
  • Choosing a Domain Registrar & Hosting Company
  • Installing WordPress on Your Domain
Building Out Your Site: Content & Navigation
  • Tour of an Out-of-the-Box WordPress Site
  • Tour of the WordPress Dashboard
  • Creating Pages & Posts
  • Using the Visual Editor
  • Working with Images
  • Hyperlinking
  • Configuring a Blog, Static Site, & Mixed Site
  • Removing the Home Page Title & Comments Box
  • Adding a Flat Navigation Bar
  • Adding a Drop-Down Navigation Bar
  • Installing a Free Theme
  • Installing a Commercial Theme
  • Modifying Your Theme Settings & Adding a Header
  • Working with the Weaver Theme
  • Setting Up Post Categories & Blog Pages
Wedget & Widget Area
  • Using the Latest Posts, Post Categories & Custom Menu Widgets
  • Using the Text Widget to Post Arbitrary Text or Images to Your Sidebar
  • Using the Text Widget to Post a Youtube Video
  • Introduction to Plug-ins: Akismet Comment Spam Protection
  • Using the RSSImport Plug-in; Plug-ins that Require Shortcodes
  • Installing a Commercial Plug-in
Fine-Tuning Your Site
  • Permalinks
  • Discussion Settings & Comment Moderation
Next Steps
  • Commercial Themes
  • Graphic Sources
  • WordPress Security
  • How to Learn More

This course will show you how to keep your WordPress site backed-up, secure and running at peak-performance. Make a Website, and Secure It. You will use an average of 4 study hours, but there’s no need to feel any pressure.

Vendor Information

  • Store Name: Atom Training Centre
  • Vendor: Atom Training Centre
  • Address: The clockhouse, 50 East Street
    IG11 8EQ
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