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WordPress: Create a Website or Blog in NYC

WordPress: Create a Website or Blog in NYC

WordPress: Create a Website or Blog in NYC

WordPress, one of the most popular website-building tools, enables non-developers to build websites. Learn to create a new website or blog, or manage an existing one in this WordPress class. 

Prerequisite: No prior coding or design experience is required for this course. 

A computer and the appropriate software are provided for classes in our classroom location.

This course is delivered in partnership with Noble Desktop, a leading design school in NYC with over three decades of experience.

COVID-19 Note: All New York classes will be held live online until June 30, 2020. Participants can retake the course in-person within a year. Upon registration, we will assist with any required setup. 

WordPress: Create a Website or Blog in NYC Course Dates

All classes are led by a live instructor. Class times listed are Eastern time.


Please call 800-851-9237 or 781-376-6044 to schedule a course.

Contact AGI to request course dates.

WordPress Training Course: Class Topics

Section 1

  • Creating a WordPress Site (Installing WordPress)
  • Logging Into the WordPress Admin & General Site Settings
  • Writing Posts & Formatting Text
  • Publishing a Post (Making it Live)
  • Adding a Read More Link to a Post
  • Creating Links (Hyperlinks)
  • Adding Images & Managing the Media Library
  • Adding an Image Gallery
  • Adding Video

Section 2

  • Categories, Tags, & Reading Settings
  • Widgets
  • Making Pages
  • Menus
  • Installing Themes
  • Customizing Theme Appearance
  • Changing the Template Layout for a Page/Post
  • WordPress Plugins: About, Installing, & Updating

WordPress Plugins You May Want to Install

  • SEO (Search Engine Optimization)

There are no prerequisites for this WordPress class.

You will receive a comprehensive course manual for this WordPress class.

Available Delivery Methods For This Class