The Fastnet Group presents:
HOW WORDPRESS WORKS
Making the most of the world’s No 1 website builder
According to WordPress beginner:
“WordPress is an online, open source website creation tool written in PHP. It is probably the easiest and most powerful blogging and website content management system (or CMS) in existence today.
The best part about WordPress is that it’s easy to use and flexible enough to make different types of websites. That’s the main reason why WordPress has grown so much in popularity. According to a recent survey, WordPress powers 32.3% of all websites on the internet.
Due to it’s robust features, many of the top brands use WordPress to power their websites including Time Magazine, Facebook, The New Yorker, Sony, Disney, Target, The New York Times, and more.
Workshop at the Ludgate Hub 28th May 2.00- 4.30
This is a workshop for the not for profit sector and small businesses to learn to create, manage and optimise your website using WordPress”.
The workshop will give an overview of the workings, functions and advantages of using WordPress.
Follow up one to one or group tutorial sessions to work on your website can be booked.
The 2.5 hour workshop will cover:
What is WordPress?
Why choose it and what are the alternatives?
Set up and hosting
Themes (and design)
All about plug-ins
The new generation of in-page editors
Content is still king- adding text and images
The blogging function
And more: shopping, events, newsletters etc
SEO and optimisation tools
Q and A
The workshop includes a slide presentation, discussions, exercises and Q&A.
The spaces are limited to 18. Early registration essential.
Please bring a notebook if needed, but the slides will be sent to you afterwards.