WordPress Free Course

This video is an overview of the course.

Who is this course for?

This course is for those who:

Have a blog

Have a website

Never used WordPress

Thinking about using WordPress

Already using WordPress

In this Course You Will Learn

The difference between WordPress.com and WordPress.org

How to research a Domain Name Database

How Self-Hosting Works

The Course gives you the basic knowledge so you can make informed decisions about your WordPress project.

Joan Margau

Instructor

WordPress User Coach

The 1st Video WordPress.com

The 1st Video Takes you through setting up a blog on the WordPress.com platform.

You will see the new WordPress Calypso interface and the Admin dashboard area.

Choosing a Theme and using a Plugin.

You’ll see the WordPress.com platform in action.

2nd Video WordPress.org

The second video explains the role of WordPress.org and Self-hosting.

What WordPress.org is and what it is not.

How to use a Domain Name Database, and research the domain name you want to use.

You’ll see examples of Self-hosting.

We recommend watching both videos.

After completing the course follow the next steps at the end of the 2nd Video.