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Setting Up a WordPress Site


Tuesday, March 13th, 8:00 am – 11:00 am
WordPress is a powerful web publishing platform that powers millions of blogs and websites. WordPress is free and easy to use – web pages are created using design templates so you don’t have the be a web developer to build a great looking blog.

This course is designed for first-time bloggers who have little or no website experience. Our course will teach you the basics of WordPress and show you how to set up and personalize your own blog.

*Please note: This is a hands-on course! You need to have a website hosting account set up before the class. Bring your hosting login information and a laptop with you. We can set up hosting for you or you can do it through other providers such as GoDaddy or Bluehost.

What you can expect to learn:

  • Installing and setting up WordPress for the first time
  • Finding and working with themes
  • Creating posts and pages
  • Formatting text
  • Publishing and scheduling
  • Adding images, audio, and video
  • Using widgets
  • Working with WordPress plugins
  • Basic blogging tips and tricks

Upcoming Courses:

March – Tuesday, March 13th, 8:00 am – 11:00 am


Think Big Go Local Inc. Office and Training Center
5435 Bull Valley Road, Suite 204
McHenry, IL 60050

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