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WordPress for Beginners

Host & build websites with WordPress, a popular content management system (CMS). Customize website to fit your business, blog, portfolio, online store
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WordPress is a powerful content management system with a range of innovative features. With WordPress powering more than 25% of all websites in the world, there's never been a better time to build an income and a business around it. You can master WordPress without learning any programming or coding. While WordPress is open source, and because of that has thousands of developers building resources for it, it still takes quite a bit of learning to become a master at building and managing websites with it. It's not just learning the WordPress software, there's a small amount of graphic design knowledge needed, hosting and server management, troubleshooting broken sites or problems by hacking into the back end and server setup, and properly staging development environments around new sites or when performing updates and changes on existing sites.


WordPress currently holds a majority of the market share on the web. WordPress is an absolute dominant force and its popularity continuously grows. One of the best things about WordPress is that it's easily extendable. There are thousands of plugins and themes available both free and premium. WordPress powers millions of blogs and websites around the world. Available in a wide range of languages, WordPress can be hosted on any server, accessed in any browser, and built into almost anything.


In this WordPress for Beginners course by Uplatz, you will learn how to create your very own plugins and themes. This WordPress course is designed for those who truly want to master WordPress inside and out. There is no stone left unturned. This course will help make you into one of the most competitive WordPress developers out there. You will be able to develop custom plugins and themes no matter how hard the task is. In this WordPress course, you will learn how to build a website or blog in WordPress, how to install WordPress and configure it for SEO, design a WordPress theme, create an ecommerce website, and publish your images and posts with the open-source WordPress content management system.


This WordPress course is designed for professionals who desire to succeed in their area. Everything you need to know to become a specialist is included in this course. Real-world knowledge and experience from industry experts and practitioners will be taught in this WordPress Training. With the WordPress course, you will gain new skills and expand your professional knowledge while working from home at your speed. The WordPress Training has been professionally developed for you to complete via distance e-learning and get a professional certificate without ever having to leave your home! You may realise your goals and prepare for your ideal profession by taking this comprehensive WordPress course.


Key Outcomes

a) Take a static HTML template and convert it into a fully functioning WordPress theme.

b) Write code that scales and learn the best practices for writing clean, efficient, secure, and reusable code. The WordPress coding standards are covered from PHP to JavaScript and CSS.

c) Properly take advantage of the template hierarchy system and create your own custom templates for more unique designs.

d) Build plugins that extend the core functionality of WordPress.

e) Develop custom post types for content that give you the flexibility to curate content you want to. Apply metadata to your content and display everything on the front end.

f) Learn about the various methods for creating your own custom admin forms and processing the data securely.

Course/Topic - WordPress for Beginners - all lectures

  • Lecture 1 - WordPress Introduction

    • 19:55
  • Lecture 2 - WordPress Posting - Page - Blog

    • 30:07
  • Lecture 3 - WordPress Theme Installation and Dashboard Intro

    • 25:36
  • Lecture 4 - Page - Post - Codes - Contact

    • 32:05
  • Lecture 5 - WordPress Conclusion

    • 21:11
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1) Download and configure free open-source software tools and use online services to build the resources you need to create and manage WordPress websites.

2) Master the ins-and-outs of hosting and development environments, including servers, files, and databases that WordPress uses.

3) Learn how to get into the WordPress files and database to manually manage installation and troubleshooting for WordPress websites.

4) Build a simple brochure website after installing and configuring WordPress manually.

5) Add contact forms, Google Maps embedded in the site, and Google Analytics integrations for tracking visitors and traffic.

6) Create a blog-style website, including category and tag navigation systems, and post formats for organizing content.

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1. What is WordPress?

WordPress is a best Open Source CMS which allows it to be used free of cost.  You can use it on any personal or commercial website without having to pay a single penny for it. It is built on PHP/MySQL (which is again Open Source) and licensed under GPL.


2. How safe is a website on WordPress?

The wordpress is safe to operate, but still, it is suggested to keep updating with the latest version of WordPress to avoid hacking.


3. How many tables are there in WordPress by default?

There are about 11 tables in WordPress by default. Note: With succeeding releases of WordPress this number will change. You need to check phpMyAdmin to determine the number of tables in a vanilla version of latest WordPress installation.


4. What is WordPress loop?

To display post WordPress use PHP code, this code is known as a loop.


5. How can you disable the WordPress comment?

If you go to the dashboard under options “discussion, there is a comment “ Allow people to post comment” try unchecking the comment.


6. Where is content stored on a WordPress website?

All the content is stored in a MySQL database in your hosting account for a WordPress website.


7. What is a Content Management System (CMS)?

A Content Management System (CMS) is a platform that lets you run a full website on your domain. Besides being a blog, WordPress CMS allows you to create pages. Further, it lets you build additional features into the website that have nothing to do with the content on the blog


8. What is the difference between the wp_title() and the_title() tags?

wp_title() function is for using outside “The Loop” and to display the title of a Page. On the other hand, the_title() is used within “The Loop” for the same.


9. Isn’t WordPress SEO-friendly?

WordPress itself is SEO-friendly.


10. Which is considered more secured wordpress.com or wordpress.org?

Wordpress.com is relatively more secure than wordpress.org because they limit the themes and does not allow plugin's installation. However, security depends on the hosting company of your website and also what steps they are taking to prevent the security problems.


11. What are WordPress Themes?

With the help of a WordPress theme, you can design the layout and appearance of your website in the front-end.


12. How will you select a WordPress theme?

WordPress theme should complement your site. It can be either free or paid. An ideal theme should have qualities like simple, responsive, supports plugins, SEO friendly.


13. Is there any other CMS better WordPress?

WordPress is no doubt a good CMS, but Drupal and Joomla are among the best CMS you can work with.


14. Which is the best multilingual plugin for WordPress?

Keeping all the limitations in mind, WPML would be the best multilingual plugin for WordPress.


15. Can you update your own content on the site?

It depends on the type of the site or project, but yes one can update their own content on the site.


16. Which licensing authority is responsible for WordPress?

WordPress is licensed under GPLv2 (GNU General Public License) which makes it free and open-source software. Each copy of WordPress has a licensed copy with it.


17. What is GNU?

The GNU General Public License is called GPL in short. It has some terms and conditions to copy, modify and distribute the software licensed under its name.

GNU makes sure that any software source-code licensed under it has to make originating source code open and freely available to all its users. Here, freely doesn't mean by cost but it says that it is freely available to users to distribute and modify the code, but they can't impose any restrictions on further distribution, the source code has to be made available.

Q1. What are the payment options?
A1. We have multiple payment options: 1) Book your course on our webiste by clicking on Buy this course button on top right of this course page 2) Pay via Invoice using any credit or debit card 3) Pay to our UK or India bank account 4) If your HR or employer is making the payment, then we can send them an invoice to pay.

Q2. Will I get certificate?
A2. Yes, you will receive course completion certificate from Uplatz confirming that you have completed this course with Uplatz. Once you complete your learning please submit this for to request for your certificate https://training.uplatz.com/certificate-request.php

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A4. Video courses cannot be downloaded, but you have lifetime access to any video course you purchase on our website. You will be able to play the videos on our our website and mobile app.

Q5. Do you take exam? Do I need to pass exam? How to book exam?
A5. We do not take exam as part of the our training programs whether it is video course or live online class. These courses are professional courses and are offered to upskill and move on in the career ladder. However if there is an associated exam to the subject you are learning with us then you need to contact the relevant examination authority for booking your exam.

Q6. Can I get study material with the course?
A6. The study material might or might not be available for this course. Please note that though we strive to provide you the best materials but we cannot guarantee the exact study material that is mentioned anywhere within the lecture videos. Please submit study material request using the form https://training.uplatz.com/study-material-request.php

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A7. Please refer to our Refund policy mentioned on our website, here is the link to Uplatz refund policy https://training.uplatz.com/refund-and-cancellation-policy.php

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A8. We run promotions and discounts from time to time, we suggest you to register on our website so you can receive our emails related to promotions and offers.

Q9. What are overview courses?
A9. Overview courses are 1-2 hours short to help you decide if you want to go for the full course on that particular subject. Uplatz overview courses are either free or minimally charged such as GBP 1 / USD 2 / EUR 2 / INR 100

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A10. Individual courses are simply our video courses available on Uplatz website and app across more than 300 technologies. Each course varies in duration from 5 hours uptop 150 hours. Check all our courses here https://training.uplatz.com/online-it-courses.php?search=individual

Q11. What are bundle courses?
A11. Bundle courses offered by Uplatz are combo of 2 or more video courses. We have Bundle up the similar technologies together in Bundles so offer you better value in pricing and give you an enhaced learning experience. Check all Bundle courses here https://training.uplatz.com/online-it-courses.php?search=bundle

Q12. What are Career Path programs?
A12. Career Path programs are our comprehensive learning package of video course. These are combined in a way by keeping in mind the career you would like to aim after doing career path program. Career path programs ranges from 100 hours to 600 hours and covers wide variety of courses for you to become an expert on those technologies. Check all Career Path Programs here https://training.uplatz.com/online-it-courses.php?career_path_courses=done

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A13. Learning Path programs are dedicated courses designed by SAP professionals to start and enhance their career in an SAP domain. It covers from basic to advance level of all courses across each business function. These programs are available across SAP finance, SAP Logistics, SAP HR, SAP succcessfactors, SAP Technical, SAP Sales, SAP S/4HANA and many more Check all Learning path here https://training.uplatz.com/online-it-courses.php?learning_path_courses=done

Q14. What are Premium Career tracks?
A14. Premium Career tracks are programs consisting of video courses that lead to skills required by C-suite executives such as CEO, CTO, CFO, and so on. These programs will help you gain knowledge and acumen to become a senior management executive.

Q15. How unlimited subscription works?
A15. Uplatz offers 2 types of unlimited subscription, Monthly and Yearly. Our monthly subscription give you unlimited access to our more than 300 video courses with 6000 hours of learning content. The plan renews each month. Minimum committment is for 1 year, you can cancel anytime after 1 year of enrolment. Our yearly subscription gives you unlimited access to our more than 300 video courses with 6000 hours of learning content. The plan renews every year. Minimum committment is for 1 year, you can cancel the plan anytime after 1 year. Check our monthly and yearly subscription here https://training.uplatz.com/online-it-courses.php?search=subscription

Q16. Do you provide software access with video course?
A16. Software access can be purchased seperately at an additional cost. The cost varies from course to course but is generally in between GBP 20 to GBP 40 per month.

Q17. Does your course guarantee a job?
A17. Our course is designed to provide you with a solid foundation in the subject and equip you with valuable skills. While the course is a significant step toward your career goals, its important to note that the job market can vary, and some positions might require additional certifications or experience. Remember that the job landscape is constantly evolving. We encourage you to continue learning and stay updated on industry trends even after completing the course. Many successful professionals combine formal education with ongoing self-improvement to excel in their careers. We are here to support you in your journey!

Q18. Do you provide placement services?
A18. While our course is designed to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the subject, we currently do not offer placement services as part of the course package. Our main focus is on delivering high-quality education and equipping you with essential skills in this field. However, we understand that finding job opportunities is a crucial aspect of your career journey. We recommend exploring various avenues to enhance your job search:
a) Career Counseling: Seek guidance from career counselors who can provide personalized advice and help you tailor your job search strategy.
b) Networking: Attend industry events, workshops, and conferences to build connections with professionals in your field. Networking can often lead to job referrals and valuable insights.
c) Online Professional Network: Leverage platforms like LinkedIn, a reputable online professional network, to explore job opportunities that resonate with your skills and interests.
d) Online Job Platforms: Investigate prominent online job platforms in your region and submit applications for suitable positions considering both your prior experience and the newly acquired knowledge. e.g in UK the major job platforms are Reed, Indeed, CV library, Total Jobs, Linkedin.
While we may not offer placement services, we are here to support you in other ways. If you have any questions about the industry, job search strategies, or interview preparation, please dont hesitate to reach out. Remember that taking an active role in your job search process can lead to valuable experiences and opportunities.