WordPress for End Users

at Certstaffix Training - Flatiron

Course Details
$1,165 4 seats left
Start Date:

Wed, Feb 10, 10:00am - Feb 11, 5:00pm Eastern Time (2 sessions)

Flatiron, Manhattan
276 5th Ave Ste 704
Btwn W 29th & W 30th Streets
New York, New York 10001
Purchase Options
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 3

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this wordpress training:

In this WordPress training class, you will start with the basics of setting up WordPress and learn how to create and maintain a successful WordPress site. 

Course Lessons:
  • Learn how to get started with WordPress, create new content.
  • Learn to change what appears on a home page, blog post, and more.
  • Learn to handle media uploads, audio/video players, and podcasting.
  • Learn to create basic themes.
  • Learn to publish, move, maintain, and secure your WordPress sites.
  • What is WordPress?
  • Some of the features that make WordPress great
  • WordPress.com v. WordPress.org
  • WordPress.com
  • WordPress.org
  • The Costs of owning your own site
  • The website domain
  • Website hosting
  • Registrar & web hosts
  • Recommended registrars & webhosts
  • Tasks to complete
  • Installing WordPress
  • Go check out your site
  • Tasks to complete
  • Installing the Twenty Eleven Theme
  • An overview of the Dashboard
  • The sidebar
  • Update notification
  • Screen options, help, profile & logout
  • The main screen
  • Tasks to complete
  • Cleaning out the preinstalled stuff
  • Deleting the “Hello World” post
  • Deleting the sample page
  • Deleting the blogroll
  • Deleting widgets
  • Tasks to complete
  • Dashboard updates
  • Tasks to complete
  • WordPress Settings
  • General Settings
  • Writing
  • Reading
  • Discussion
  • Media
  • Permalinks
  • Tasks to complete
  • RSS feeds
  • WordPress has multiple RSS feeds
  • RSS feds can help our pages get indexed
  • Tasks to complete
  • User Profile
  • Gravatars
  • Tasks to complete
  • Tools
  • Appearance Menu
  • Finding WordPress Themes, Installing and Selecting them
  • Adding a custom graphic header to your site
  • The theme Editor menu
  • Tasks to complete
  • Plugins
  • Deleting Plugins
  • Installing important plugins
  • WP-DBManager
  • Contact Form 7
  • WP-Policies
  • WordPress SEO
  • Tasks to complete
  • Comments
  • Moderating comments
  • What kind of Comments should you send to Trash?
  • Tasks to complete
  • Media Library
  • How to Upload New Media
  • Tasks to complete 
  • Pages v. Posts
  • When to use posts and when to use pages
  • Tasks to complete
  • Categories & Tags
  • A few guidelines for using tags
  • Setting up categories & tags in your dashboard
  • Parent categories & hierarchy
  • Adding a new category
  • Tasks to complete
  • Writing Posts
  • WordPress WYSIWYG editor
  • Adding images
  • Post format
  • Editing Posts
  • Tasks to Complete
  • Where to go from here?
  • Useful Resources
This course is not about Wordpress programming or development. Please see our 5 day PHP/MySQL course for that.

Headsets for free, Guaranteed to Run, Re-Takes for free (Up to 6 months), Interactive Classroom environment.

Registration Note: We can only accept students into our classes whose tuition is being paid by an employer or sponsoring organization. Self-paying individuals cannot enroll.

School Notes:

Courseware (if a course has a Courseware) will be shipped to the address provided two weeks before the class starts. Make sure that the additional info field is properly and correctly filled out to avoid Courseware being lost in transit. Please also note that P.O. Box addresses are not allowed.

Certstaffix Training offers instructor-led live training classes that can be taken from your home or work. We also have real physical locations where students can go and connect to class in a quiet office with a computer that we provide. Our instructors teach from a remote location while being able to interact with students as in a traditional classroom setting.

Instructors can view student progress and take control of their PC to provide direct assistance. Students can see the instructor's presentation as well as voice questions directly to the instructor and participate in class discussions.

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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows: 

All of our classes are offered live online and any student with a computer and an internet connection can take class from their home or anywhere else they feel comfortable. For customers who are concerned about COVID-19 with regard to attending classes from one of our computer labs, please know that you can switch to attend from home up to the day before class. We just ask that you notify us so we can send them class connection information and inform the center staff that they won’t be coming in for class. 

With regard to our computer labs, each one holds a maximum of only two students per room so no student will need to be in close proximity to any large group of people. We’ve also asked the centers that host our computer labs to disinfect all keyboards/mice/surfaces, etc. after each use and requested that they provide hand sanitizer to our students. That being said, we definitely understand if a student would feel more comfortable taking class from their home.  

We purchase and ship books to students two weeks before their class date and we are charged for any computer lab booking if not cancelled within a week of the booking date, so we would not be able to fully refund a student who wants to cancel less than two weeks before class without incurring a financial loss to us that we would not be able to recover. With the attend from home option, students do hava a choice to stay home and still get their training. Students can also choose to postpone their training to a later date if they wish. 


Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):

You can cancel or reschedule your registration without penalty or charge provided you give notice of 10 business days (M-F) or more days before the start of my class.

If you request to cancel or reschedule your registration 10 Business Days (M-F) or less days before the class start you will be charged 100% the course fee and will not be entitled to a refund. You have one (1) opportunity to use our Make-Up policy to have those funds applied to a later class date.

You cannot change your class location ten (10) Business days (M-F) or less before the class start because Certified Staffing Solutions has shipped training materials and provisioned resources. Location changes requested prior to that timeframe are subject to availability and may incur an additional charge.

Should Certified Staffing Solutions need to cancel your class due to insufficient enrollment, or postpone it due to events beyond their control, Certified Staffing Solutions will notify you as soon as possible. In such cases, you may reschedule to a future class date at no additional charge or receive a refund for any money on account relating to that registration.

Travel arrangements and costs are the sole responsibility of the student. Certified Staffing Solutions suggests obtaining refundable reservations. Certified Staffing Solutions classes are confirmed approximately 14 days before the start of the class. We cannot guarantee class commitments before that window of time. Certified Staffing Solutions will not be responsible for any cancellation costs incurred, including but not limited to, airline/mass transit tickets, hotel reservations and so on.


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10:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time Remote Instructor 2 $1,165
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Thu, Feb 11 10:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time Remote Instructor

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Question from babatunde a.
How do I make the payment?is it once payment or installment?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi there! Yes, it is a one-time payment. We accept credit cards and PayPal as mode of payment. Payment must be made at checkout. Thank you.
Question from babatunde a.
Can one without a computer programing background take the course?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi there! Students who wish to take our Our WordPress for End Users course do not need any computer programing background, though they should the very basics of how to operate a computer (opening and closing windows and files, using the internet, etc.).

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