Building websites with WordPress

Learn how to create WordPress websites for freelancing clients, or for personal projects.

42% of the web uses WordPress. It’s the most popular CMS ever.

What you’ll learn

  • Introduction to WordPress.
  • Introduction to hosting on SiteGround.
  • Introduction to backend hosting components / tools.
  • Working with the WordPress Admin Dashboard.
  • Exploring WordPress Settings.
  • Installing and configuring a Theme (Astra).
  • Installing and configuring Plugins.
  • Working with web builders – Elementor.
  • Enabling eCommerce functionality using WooCommerce.
  • SEO Basics using Rank Math.
  • Performance tuning basics.

Course Content

  • Course Intro – Building websites with WordPress –> 1 lecture • 5min.
  • Introduction to WordPress –> 1 lecture • 7min.
  • Hosting WordPress on SiteGround –> 1 lecture • 30min.
  • Backend hosting components and tools –> 1 lecture • 27min.
  • WordPress Admin Console –> 1 lecture • 29min.
  • WordPress Settings –> 1 lecture • 17min.
  • Installing a theme – Astra –> 1 lecture • 45min.
  • Installing Plugins –> 1 lecture • 17min.
  • Working with Elementor –> 1 lecture • 41min.
  • Enabling eCommerce with WooCommerce –> 1 lecture • 26min.
  • WordPress SEO Basics –> 1 lecture • 35min.
  • Performance tuning using SiteGround Optimizer –> 1 lecture • 28min.
  • Course Outro – Nat Miletic –> 1 lecture • 2min.

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Requirements

  • You don’t need any past WordPress experience to start with this course. It’s very beginner friendly..

42% of the web uses WordPress. It’s the most popular CMS ever.

If you’re not learning to build WP sites, you’re missing the largest market of customers waiting to pay you to launch and maintain websites.

This course will teach you how to tap into this huge market.

Why you need this course

WordPress is the most popular CMS platform on the internet.

Web design agencies and clients love WordPress is due to its flexibility, scalability, SEO benefits, and ease of use. Our agency, Clio Websites, has been making WordPress websites for years and the demand is insatiable.

Who is this for?

This course is for web development beginners, looking to learn how to create and launch WordPress websites. You don’t need any past experience with WordPress or any programming languages to complete this course.

It will teach you how to create websites for freelancing clients, or for personal projects.

This course will also teach you how to set up a hosting environment, and tune your website for better SEO performance and results.

Course Curriculum

This five-hour course will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to WordPress
  • Introduction to hosting on SiteGround
  • Introduction to backend hosting components / tools
  • Working with the WordPress Admin Dashboard
  • Exploring WordPress Settings
  • Installing and configuring a Theme (Astra)
  • Installing and configuring Plugins
  • Working with web builders – Elementor
  • Enabling eCommerce functionality using WooCommerce
  • SEO Basics using Rank Math
  • Performance tuning basics
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