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WordPress Training Class

This two-day introductory WordPress class is for users who need to create content on or manage WordPress sites . This WordPress course starts at the foundation level, teaching the processes from setup, adding content including text as well as images and also multimedia. Formatting and organizing content, and creating links are also covered. The course also teaches adding pages as well as the process for allowing for user-generated content via comments if desired. Fundamentals of administration of a WordPress site are also covered, with discussion of user roles, adding users, and settings. Participants also learn WordPress theme basics, understanding how to modify the standard theme, or appearance. A complete list of WordPress course topics is available below the course dates. This WordPress course is useful for those with no previous WordPress training who may already be working in WordPress as well as those just starting with WordPress. Whether you have been given a WordPress site to manage or are looking to understand best practices after learning on-your-own, this WordPress class is the place to start. This regularly scheduled public WordPress course is offered monthly with a live instructor in our classrooms, with the instructor in the same classroom. It can can also be taken as a live online course, or brought to your location for a private WordPress class for your group or organization.

WordPress Training Class - Introduction Course Dates

All classes in Boston, New York City, and Philadelphia start at 9:30 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m.
and are led by a live instructor in the same classroom with you.
All online classes are led by a live instructor and run from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

Course Title Course Dates Course Location Fee Register
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
New York
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training New York
21 W 46th St.
New York, NY 10036
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
$695.00
WordPress Training Class - Introduction
American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
$695.00

WordPress Training Course Course Topics

Getting started with WordPress

  • Installing WordPress
  • Custom installation
  • One-click installation
  • Logging in to WordPress

Exploring the WordPress dashboard

  • Screen options
  • Customizing your dashboard
  • Editing your profile
  • Logging out

Updating your WordPress installation

  • Updating WordPress, plugins, and themes

Posts in WordPress

  • Difference between posts and pages
  • Creating a new post
  • Using the editor
  • Visual editor
  • HTML editor
  • Adding media
  • Inserting a gallery
  • Full screen editing
  • Autosave
  • Categories
  • Tags
  • Using custom fields
  • Previewing, publishing, and saving drafts
  • Editing an existing post
  • Quick edit
  • Deleting a post
  • Viewing a post
  • Changing the status of a post
  • Changing the visibility of a post
  • Permalinks and shortlinks

Using Media in WordPress

  • The library
  • Scaling and cropping images in WordPress
  • Media metadata
  • Uploading media
  • Seeing where media is being used

Adding Links in WordPress

  • Adding links
  • Link categories

Pages in WordPress

  • Adding, editing, and deleting pages
  • Page attributes
  • Parent pages
  • Templates
  • Ordering pages

WordPress Comments

  • Enabling and disabling comments
  • Setting default behaviors for comments
  • Viewing comment
  • Comment approval process
  • Dealing with spam
  • Deleting comments

WordPress Themes and Appearance

  • Managing themes
  • Installing themes
  • Widgets
  • Menus
  • Appearance Editor
  • Editing the CSS files

WordPress Plugins

  • What are plugins?
  • Finding plugins
  • Installing plugins
  • Activating and deactivating plugins
  • Editing plugin settings
  • Deleting plugins

Users

  • Adding, editing, and deleting users
  • User roles and permissions

Tools

  • Available tools
  • Importing content from another site
  • Exporting your WordPress data

WordPress Settings

  • General settings
  • Changing the site title and tagline
  • Changing your URL
  • Using a different homepage
  • Updating the admin email address
  • Changing time zones
  • Date/Time formats

Writing settings

  • Changing the post box size
  • Using emoticons
  • Changing the default post and link categories
  • Post to your site via email
  • Remote publishing

Reading settings

  • Changing default page behaviors

Discussion settings

  • Default article and comment settings
  • Comment moderation settings

Media settings

  • Image sizing
  • Embedding media
  • Changing the default folder for uploaded files

Privacy settings

  • Permalink settings
  • Photo Album configuration

Must have WordPress plugins

Exploring the default WordPress theme

Customizing the WordPress theme

There are no prerequisites for this WordPress class.

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

WordPress Class
This WordPress training class is for those managing or creating content on WordPress sites. This WordPress course is helpful for those with no previous WordPress training, as it provides a solid foundation and best-practices for using and maintaining a Wordpress site. This course starts with the essentials of a WordPress site setup, covers how to add text, images and multimedia, as well as how to format both the content and pages. How to add pages, posts, links are also covered along with fundamentals of administering WordPress sites. This includes creating and managing users and essential WordPress settings. The essentials of WordPress themes are covered, including how to make adjustments to the default appearance. Learn WordPress in this course which occurs monthly and is available as a live in-person course with the instructor in the same classroom or a live online class. If you have a group or organization that needs to learn WordPress, this class can also be delivered on-site at your location and tailored to your specific needs.

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AGI's team of experienced instructors are led by the design and usability expert and best-selling author of more than 20 books including Creative Cloud for Dummies, Creative Suite for Dummies, and Photoshop Digital Classroom. Classes are led by experienced professionals who have extensive professional and training experience.