Practical WordPress: Way Beyond the Basics
With: John LeBlanc
Info: Apr 19, 2017 • Wed • 6:00-9:00pm • 1 mtg • UHM Sakamaki C104 • Registration before 3/29/17 - $68; Registration after 3/29/17 - $75
Event ID: L14668
WordPress has emerged as one of the most popular, powerful and flexible open source web publishing frameworks today. Learn tools and best-practices for building, customizing, and maintaining self-hosted WordPress-based websites. Topics include content creation, theme selection/configuration/customization and extending functionality through plugins including social media integration, search engine optimization and collecting data with web forms. Discover solutions addressing complex business use cases such as running an online store, managing paid memberships and multiple language support.
Prerequisite: familiarity with the WordPress dashboard and an understanding of self-hosted WordPress architecture and the fundamentals of web publishing
To insure your place in this workshop, please register by April 12. Under the new Outreach College guidelines, if the class doesn`t meet minimum enrollment a week in advance it will be canceled.
John LeBlanc is an independent WordPress specialist and web developer. He`s been developing websites and web content management solutions professionally since 1997, serving as the first staff webmaster at CBS in Boston. In 2005, he launched his own consultancy and currently works with a wide range of clients in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and Manila. A seasoned guitarist and music fanatic, John`s down-to-earth personality mixed with his savvy tech skills makes him a highly sought after "web dude."