Understand why 60 million websites run on this platform and why you need to build your website with WordPressWordPress Basics - Step-by-step review of all the features of the administration panel
One by one we review each and every section of the panel, what it does and how to use it.
Understanding and Writing Posts
It’s more than just bold, italic and a link or two. Here we explain how to write SEO friendly posts that engage visitors and get your website noticed.
Using Tags & Categories
Content without structure is a mess that nobody can understand. Keep it simple and organized and your readers will thank you.
How to use Plugins & Widgets
How to install them, where to find them, how to find them, how to use them, what they can be used for and how they are the difference between your site being average or amazing. Enable people to interact, submit content, vote, search and engage your visitors just like some of the most popular websites on the web.
Popular & Must-have Plugins
Discover not just the plugins you want but the plugins you need. A collection of our favorites, most effective, most useful, easiest to install and more.
Common Plugin Usage & Widget Placement
Now you’ve got the Plugins, here’s how to use them. Plugin installation, setup, customization, removal, common placement and usage.
Making Money! Ads, Pay-Per-Click and Affiliate Marketing
Get introduced to some of the web’s highest performing affiliate programs, PPC programs and how to sell private advertising
Discussion – Using and Managing Comments & Trackbacks
Comment threads, etiquette, avatars and driving user engagement. We’ll cover how to use Disqus to manage your comments and increase viewership. This is one of the more important elements of driving traffic to a blog.
We’ll discuss my favorite WordPress theme, Pagelines Framework. This drag and drop interface allows you to develop high end web properties with loads of capabilities. We love building websites using this theme and now you’ll understand why.
Popular WordPress Themes & Theme Providers
We’ll talk about some of the other places to get themes and what I feel is the best course of action.
User Management, Profiles, Multiple Authors, Roles & Permissions
How to allow multiple users to manage and contribute to your website
Customizing Themes & Using RSS Feeds
How to make free WordPress themes look amazing
Developing with Pagelines Framework
Hands-down one of the best WordPress themes on the market today
Learn how to maintain and edit your website with ease
Using Online Video & Rich-Media
Integrate and embed rich-media and videos to your website, like YouTube Videos or MP3 Players
Integrating Social Media
Show off your Facebook fans, Twitter followers, Google+ page, YouTube video feed and much more. One-click sharing on StumbleUpon and all your favorite social networks.
Search Engine Optimization
Get introduced to our favorite SEO plugins, the Google Keyword tool and Google Analytics, how to use them and how to get search engines working in your favor.
What is the Best Way to Build a Website?
Elements of an Optimized Webpage
How Do I Get Started with SEO?
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