Course Category: Introduction to WordPress


WordPress provides limitless ways for people to craft and grow their online presence. The content in these courses is delivered in multiple formats, with a focus on text and video, working towards practical learning objectives to help you become a better WordPress developer, designer, user, and contributor.


Introduction to WordPress

WordPress is a powerful content management system with a range of innovative features. In the following courses, you'll get an introduction to WordPress and learn everything you need to know to get going with your website. So whether you're a novice or simply want to know how to set up a new site, we have you covered.

Getting Started With WordPress: Get Familiar

Now that you’ve installed WordPress, what’s next?

In this course for beginners, we’ll teach you all the basics of WordPress, so you’re ready to hit the ground running with your first site. You’ll learn:

  • The difference between when you should write a post vs. when you should write a page
  • WordPress terminology like “slug”, “category” and “tag”
  • How to personalize your profile
  • How to use images to help search engines and people of all abilities find, list, and use your site
  • How to make the most out of WordPress through your dashboard

  • Lessons: 18

Getting Started With WordPress: Get Setup

Are you new to WordPress and don’t know where to begin? Then, you’re in the right place!

In this course, you’ll learn about the essential steps to get started with WordPress. We’ll walk you through hosting, domains, and everything in between, so you’re all set for your first time installing WordPress.

This course is right for you if:

  • You want to set up a simple website or blog
  • You are getting started for the first time with WordPress
  • You haven’t decided on a host yet (or don’t know what this is–yet!)
  • You haven’t picked a domain name yet (or don’t know what this is either)

  • Lessons: 11

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