WordPress Classes

Length: 3 hours, Price: $95

To see available dates/times, use the “Choose a Session” drop down box below.

WordPress is a versatile website publishing platform that has become one of the standards for business websites. This class will show you how to build, update and manage a website using WordPress. Includes a section on auto-embedding that can be used for video streaming and real estate listings, as well as other media. No experience or technical background is required.

Basic Terms – WordPress, WordPress.org, WordPress.com
Installing WordPress: the Application, My SQL, Server Space
Accessing WordPress

Admin Panel
‘Frontend’ and ‘Backend’
The WordPress Toolbar
The Admin Menu – Dashboard, Content Management, Site Administration

Understanding Pages
Creating and Editing Pages – the ‘Wysiwyg’ and Ordering Pages
Creating and Editing Menus

Understanding Posts and Comments
Creating and Editing Posts – the Post Editor, Post Content, Editor Toolbar, Shortcuts, Links
Sorting Posts by Categories and Tags

Publishing Your Site
The Publish Panel
Accessing and Using Revisions
Visibility – Public, Password Protection, Private
Featured Images

Media Items
Images and PDFs – Local Hosting, Embedding, Editing, Captions
Video and Audiofiles – Local Hosting, Auto-Embedding, Manual Embedding

Themes and Plugins
Choosing, evaluating, installing and activating Themes
Customizing Themes
Choosing, evaluating and installing Plugins

Participants will receive a certificate of completion.  Course materials include an easy to use reference guide.

Currently, all classes are online; we have ensured that our online classes are every bit as effective as our in-person classes – and more convenient:
  • Live Online Seminars
  • Simple Connection, No Special Requirements
  • Limited Class Size to Ensure Meaningful Participation
  • Open to All

We have morning, afternoon and evening classes available.  See the drop down menu in the section below to find available classes.


Classes are listed using Eastern Time:

    If you do not receive a confirmation email after registering, please contact us at [email protected].