Diploma in WordPress

Diploma in WordPress CMS

Course Duration: 90 hours

WordPress is an online, open source website creation tool written in PHP. But in non-geek speak, it's probably the easiest and most powerful blogging and website content management system (or CMS) in existence today.

How to Setup WordPress

  • Introduction to WordPress
  • How to Setup a WordPress website in 15 mins
  • Setup WordPress Environment
  • Setup Database for WordPress

How to publish posts, pages, images & video

  • Formatting your posts
  • Adding Links
  • Inserting & embedding media-images, video, audio
  • Creating & arranging your menus

Comment Moderation

  • How to monitor and moderate components
  • How to Stop Spam

Using WordPress Themes

  • Creating Themes
  • Using Themes
  • Modifying Themes
  • Using Theme Frameworks(eg. Woothemes, Thesis)
  • Modifying Theme Frameworks

Using Plugins

  • Overview of plugins
  • How to install plugins
  • Modifying Plugins
  • Implementing Plugins to Site
  • Improve functionality using plugins
  • Using Widgets

Search Engine Optimization

  • Optimized for Search Engines
  • Use "pretty url's"
  • Improve 'click through' rates
  • Tagging & Categorizing your posts
  • Best Practicing & Linkings

Take Advantage of Social Web

  • Sharing contents to social networks
  • Auto-posting to twitter
  • Adding 'Share' buttons
  • Adding a newsletter
  • Integrate contents with Twitter & Facebook
  • Add online community to your website