You Should Attend if...
- You already have some WordPress experience and want to take it to the next stage
- are a web developers/designer, graphic designer, and business owners (with web design knowledge) and want more control over your websites/ blogs or want to integrate a blog into your website.
- You want to make bespoke websites for your clients using WordPress.
- You want to learn about WordPress theme customisation.
- Want to jump into WordPress development quickly without having to do a lot of prerequisite work with PHP and web development.
It's required that students are comfortable using a mouse, opening/ saving files and with the general operation of computers.
- What is WordPress made of?
- The building blocks of WordPress
- Anatomy of a WordPress template
- WordPress Theme Customization
- Available themes
- Theme customization
- Page builder plugins
- How to change different sections of the page
- Hooks and filters for Wordpress
- Customization best practices
- Overriding a theme function
- Theme Function
- Create a simple Wordpress plug-in
- Hand coding vs software for theme creation
- How is data stored in WordPress?
- How WordPress database is built
- Administering your WordPress database with phpMyAdmin
- How WordPress communicates with the database
- wp-config file
- Handling MySQL Databases with PHP
- Simple Database Connectivity
- Database design and manipulation by phpMyAdmin
- Additional functionality with plugins
- Which plugin will work for you?
- eCommerce – best practices to add an online store to your site
Protecting your WordPress site
- Website security:
- SSL certification
- Methods to minimise risk to your website
Class time is 10:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Breaks are scheduled throughout the day and lunch is typically scheduled between 1-2 pm. We provide you with Tea, Coffee, Biscuits and other refreshments on the house. We also have a fridge and a microwave available for you to store/warm up any food you wish to bring along for your lunch.
|Special Offer Course Price
||10:00 till 16:30
If you can't come to us we can come to you! This course is available as individual 1:1 tuition or small groups at your office as well as at our centre. Please click here for more information.