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Microsoft Innovation Centre

5th Floor, Skyparks Business Park

Malta International Airport

LQA 4000 Ħal Luqa

Malta

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WordPress training course for Adults
4 x Monday Evenings - Starting 27th May to 17th June (4 Weeks)
Time 6.00pm – 8.30pm (10 Hour Course)
Please note that you will need to bring a laptop, as the course is ‘hands-on’ and attend each session.

All attendees get electronic copies of the training materials used throughout the course. This WordPress course is great if you want to learn how to build a new website or if you have an existing website and you want to learn how to maintain and improve it. No experience required. This course is great for beginners and for those that have some experience with WordPress.
As long as you can use a computer you will be able to build a great looking website with WordPress.

Cost: €125.00 (Includes Training Manual, Certificate of Completion, Refreshments & Parking).

Course Content:
How to set up WordPress
Introduction to WordPress Site, Hosting and Email
How to publish posts, pages, images and video
WordPress Dashboard
How to manage content in WordPress/Blog
An explanation of content management in WordPress
How to create professional looking pages and posts
How to add links
Inserting and embedding media – images, video, audio
How to create and arrange menus
How to make your site look great with WordPress themes
Themes and how can you use them
How to install themes
Recommended themes
How to add functionality to your site with WordPress plugins
Overview of plugins
How to install plugins
How to use plugins and widgets to improve your website’s functionality
Search Engine optimisation
How to make sure your website is optimised for Search Engines
Use ‘url’s’ that will improve ‘click through’ rates
Tagging and categorising your posts – how to do it and why it’s important
How to add meta descriptions in your content to improve ranking
Best practices when linking
Security
How to make sure your WordPress website is secure
How to back up your WordPress website
How to take advantage of the social web
Sharing your content on other social networks
Auto-posting to Twitter
Adding ‘Share’ buttons
How to add a newsletter
How to integrate your content with Twitter and Facebook
Create a WordPress website or blog
Manage, update and improve a WordPress website
Use WordPress to manage your website content
Integrate social media content into your WordPress website
Promote your website
Manage comments
Understand WordPress themes, plugins and widgets

You will leave the course with a functioning working website or blog, live on the internet! For further information or any queries, please email Mary Downing at the Microsoft Innovation Centre (Malta):
b-madown@microsoft.com

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Location

Microsoft Innovation Centre

5th Floor, Skyparks Business Park

Malta International Airport

LQA 4000 Ħal Luqa

Malta

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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