WordPress is currently the world’s leading content management system (CMS). It’s fantastic for developing websites, and in this course we teach exactly how to set up a WordPress website and manage it.
Choose this MasterClass course if you would like to learn expert tips on launching a WordPress website and managing or editing it. If you’re just looking to maintain WordPress for a business, or if you’re a marketer or employee, then you might be better suited to our simpler “WordPress For Work” course.
WordPress can be used to set up simple and complex websites. We’ll walk you through installation, development, blog posting and configuration.
-Setting up your WordPress website
-Adding posts, images and videos
-An introduction to plugins e.g. message boards, shopping carts, contact forms
-How to regularly update the website
-Keeping your site secure
-Backing up your website
Career paths this may lead to:
-Business owner or entrepreneur
Plus, our course has been designed to be suitable whether or not you currently have access to a WordPress website to practice on. Either way, you’ll be able to complete the course.
To set up WordPress you should have a PHP server with Softaculous. This isn’t a requirement to complete the course, but will help you make your learning more practical.
Digital certificate included in course fees. Printed certificate available at additional cost.
Course Type: Online
NZQA Credits: N/A
Study Method: At Your Own Pace
Hours: Part Time