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Advanced Wordpress

£449.00 + VAT

About Advanced Wordpress

This course builds on our Introduction course and shows delegates how to take advantage of further and more advanced features of WordPress. It includes theme development and customisation, taking advantage of plug-ins, integrating social media how to optimise your WordPress site for search engine discovery.

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Please contact our Training Coordinator by emailing: trainingenquiries@western.co.uk

£449.00 + VAT

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  • Advanced Wordpress

    Course Overview
    This course builds on our Introduction course and shows delegates how to take advantage of further and more advanced features of WordPress. It includes theme development and customisation, taking advantage of plug-ins, integrating social media how to optimise your WordPress site for search engine discovery.

    Course Requirements
    Delegates should have a basic understanding and knowledge of computer use and the internet. This course requires basic knowledge of building websites and Wordpress.

    Who is this course for?
    Anyone who wants to get an effective and flexible website or blog, using the Wordpress platform.

    How Do I Book?
    To book a training course, please call our Training Coordinator on 0117 922 5661 or alternatively send an email to trainingenquiries@western.co.uk 

  • Course Duration: 1 Day

    Course Schedule
    Using WordPress as a CMS
    Setting the homepage
    Switching off the blog functionality
    Switching off comments
    Hiding pages from navigation
    Using custom page templates
    Customising and Building Themes and Templates
    Converting HTML into WordPress format
    Creating WordPress themes from HTML templates
    Creating navigation menus
    Using WordPress tags
    Creating custom themes
    Adding Custom Fields and Panels
    Setting up panels
    Adding custom fields
    Displaying the fields
    Customising Navigation
    Installing horizontal navigation
    Using Dropdown navigation
    How to keep the pages highlighted
    Installing useful Plug-Ins
    What are Plug-ins?
    Changing user roles
    Displaying post lists
    Using forms
    Image galleries and slideshows
    WordPress and SEO
    Refining the standard settings in WordPress for SEO
    Permalinks and Sitemaps in more depth
    The best SEO plug-ins
    Setting up Google Analytics
    Affiliate networks and partner sites
    WordPress and Social Media
    Integrating Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn into WordPress
    Custom profile filters for user registration
    The art of moderating users
    Walled gardens and private networks
    Integration with Flickr and other photo sites