WordPress in a Weekend – Build Your Own Custom Website

Learn to build a modern responsive website from scratch using WordPress. No experience necessary!

WordPress in a Weekend! It’s not too good to be true, YOU CAN build a custom site using WordPress.

What you’ll learn

  • How to build a totally custom website from the ground up using WordPress..
  • Understand the amazingly powerful Elementor page builder and how it can help you design faster and easier..
  • Create and incorporate beautiful design elements including forms, buttons, images, animations, and more..
  • Optimize your custom website with responsive design to look great on computers, tablets, and mobile phones..
  • Setup a dynamic blog using categories and tags to organize your content..
  • Understand how websites work – words like servers, hosting, and domains won’t be a mystery anymore!.
  • Core WordPress concepts, including posts, pages, menus, themes, and plugins..
  • How to find a domain, setup hosting, and publish your website for the world to see..

Course Content

  • Introduction – WordPress in a Weekend –> 4 lectures • 7min.
  • Getting Started – Websites 101 –> 5 lectures • 19min.
  • Getting Started – Local (Offline) Setup –> 3 lectures • 13min.
  • Getting Started – Live (Online) Setup –> 4 lectures • 15min.
  • Getting Started – WordPress Overview –> 5 lectures • 16min.
  • Getting Started – Setting Up WordPress & Introduction to Elementor –> 4 lectures • 17min.
  • Getting Started – Site Planning –> 4 lectures • 11min.
  • Building Your Site – Navigation, Header, Footer, and Coming Soon –> 5 lectures • 40min.
  • Building Your Site – About Page –> 7 lectures • 32min.
  • Building Your Site – Contact Page –> 4 lectures • 21min.

Wordpress in a Weekend - Build Your Own Custom Website

Requirements

  • No prior experience with WordPress or web design required. We’ll cover everything from start to finish in this course!.
  • Students will need a computer and Internet connection to build their own website..
  • Students who want to host their finished site online will need to pay for a domain and hosting, but it is not necessary..

WordPress in a Weekend! It’s not too good to be true, YOU CAN build a custom site using WordPress.

 

In this course, I’ll take you from beginner to confident site builder in no time and you’ll be able to build a custom site completely from scratch!

 

No experience necessary! If you have a computer and access to the Internet, you can learn WordPress!

Course Structure

In this course, we’ll start with the basics. How the Internet and websites work, and how to setup your personal computer or a server to run WordPress. Then we’ll dive into WordPress and learn our way around before jumping into the most exciting part of the course, a step-by-step build of a gorgeous, professional, fully responsive website designed to incorporate all of the skills you’ll need to know in order to build virtually anything you can imagine!

 

What You’ll Learn

I’ve distilled my 10+ years of building with WordPress into a concise curriculum designed to teach you everything you need to know about building websites with WordPress, and nothing you don’t! You’ll learn:

  • Core WordPress concepts, including posts, pages, menus, themes, and plugins.
  • How to use the amazingly powerful ELEMENTOR PAGE BUILDER to design faster and easier.
  • How to create and incorporate beautiful design elements including forms, buttons, images, animations and more.
  • Optimize your custom website with responsive design to look great on computers, tablets, and mobile phones.
  • How to setup a dynamic blog using categories and tags to organize your content.
  • How to find a domain, setup hosting, and publish your website for the world to see.

 

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