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Learn WordPress Content Management System

Website Development: WordPress

When it comes to website content management systems or CMS, WordPress is by far the absolute leader. Almost 30% of all websites in the world use WordPress as its CMS. Knowing how to manage WordPress websites is an essential skill.

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Website Development: Learn WordPress Content Management System

In this 2-day WordPress course, you will learn the basic 101 of WordPress management. The key learning outcomes for this course include familiarising with the WordPress dashboard and the key features i.e. creating and publishing content and basic optimization for search engines. This is a mainly hands-on session as learners will be allocated a WordPress site to practice.

At the end of this course, you will be competent to manage a WordPress website and even create a new impressive website of your own!

Skills You Will Learn

✓ Navigate smoothly in WordPress dashboard.
✓ Create and publish content in WordPress.
✓ Media management i.e. images, videos, links.
✓ Securing WordPress website against hacking.
✓ Basic search engine optimization for website.

Curriculum For This Course

Day 1 | Introduction to WordPress

• Why choose WordPress
• What is Content Management System (CMS)
• How to register a domain and web hosting
• How to install WordPress

Day 1 | Navigating WordPress Dashboard

• Posts, pages, media, and settings
• Permalinks
• Managing comments
• Hands-On practice

Day 1 | WordPress Management System

• Creating posts and pages
• Adding image and gallery
• Embedding media (youtube, google map)
• Creating contact forms
• Creating maps
• Managing widgets
• Managing elements
• Hands-On practice – publishing content for a website

Day 2 | Menu Management

• Creating menu items
• Adding content to footers
• Configuration of sidebar
• Hands-On practice

Day 2 | Plugin Management

• Installing essential plugins
• Evaluating plugins
• Updating plugins
• Plugin configuration
• Critical security plugins
• Hands-On Practice – Install and configure actual plugins on website

Day 2 | Themes Management

• Buying themes
• How to evaluate and buy quality themes
• Theme installation
• Configuring theme options
• Hands-On practice – install and configure a theme

Day 2 | Optimizing Site For Search Engines

• Optimizing title tags
• Writing compelling meta description
• Hands-On practice – optimizing your website

Content Of Lesson

More About the Course

When it comes to website content management systems or CMS, WordPress is by far the absolute leader. Almost 30% of all websites in the world uses WordPress for content management. For any business owner or web administrator, knowing how to manage WordPress websites is the essential skill you must have. Besides the basic WordPress features, you will also learn how to use a template theme to enhance the look and feel of a website.

Who Should Attend?

A Certificate of Completion will be awarded after the course.

This course is highly suitable for:

✓ Business owners and entrepreneurs who want to create or manage their own WordPress websites.

Post-Course Support

At emarsity, we want to make sure our learners have a full grasp of the course attended. Therefore, post-course support is critical to ensure your learnings are clearly understood.

Our comprehensive Post-Course Support Package comprises the following:

✓ 1 x Free Refresher Course
Attend the course again within 6 months to refresh/reinforce your knowledge. Limited to 2 refreshers per course, you are advised to reserve your seat in advance.

✓ 6 Months E-mail Support
Email us your queries after the course and we will provide support for your campaigns.

Course Funding Available

This WordPress web design course is approved by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) and NTUC Union under the following programs. We will send you a step-by-step guide to assist you in the claim process.

✓ SkillsFuture Grant: Up to $500 credit
Claim Procedure: Login to SkillsFuture.sg/credit using your Singpass to submit the claim before the course date. You will only be required to make payment for the balance of the course fee. Website Development using WordPress CMS Course ID: CRS-N-0040830

✓ NTUC UTAP: Reimburse up to S$250 per calendar year
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Terms and conditions apply.
This is based on the reimbursement basis. You need to make the balance payment (if any) after using SkillsFuture. After the course, you can submit the claim through NTUC Portal and receive payment within 6-8 weeks.

Your Course Instructor

Samuel Ruey Ng

Instructor

Samuel is the founder and director of a website development and marketing technology firm. Crafting beautiful and easy-to-use website has been Samuel‟s passion and profession
for the past five years. Prior to this venture, Samuel was a Business Excellence Manager for a press house where he spearheaded internal training programs and taught technical and personal development skills.

Samuel believes strongly in continuous development and strives to helps others develop themselves. He combines his coaching skills and website development expertise to deliver a progressive and fulfilling learning.

  • 2
  • 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • 6 months Post Course Support
  • 6 months Free Refresher Course
  • Certificate of Completion

SkillFuture grant: Up to $500 credit
NTUC UTAP : Reimburse up to $250/year
WDA SkillsConnect: $2/training hour

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Testimonials From Learners

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Yng Chao Lai

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Samuel is a great instructor and this is a very actionable class. This is an excellent course for beginners of WordPress loaded with hands on. He explains the concepts with clarity, shows in detail the steps we need to take to implement the different actions he teaches.
His bonus section on Search Engine Optimization is a great way to finish the course. I highly recommend this course.

31/01/2018

Course Details

  • 2
  • 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • 6 months Post Course Support
  • 6 months Free Refresher Course
  • Certificate of Completion

SkillFuture grant: Up to $500 credit
NTUC UTAP : Reimburse up to $250/year
WDA SkillsConnect: $2/training hour

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