Advanced WordPress Training Course Overview

The Advanced WordPress Training Course is a practical hands-on course which builds upon the FLOSSNet’s WordPress Training Course. The course aims to:

  • Improve your efficiency and effectiveness in designing/maintaining/improving your WordPress website.
  • Make you less reliant on external assistance with WordPress.
  • Expand your knowledge and skills set of WordPress.

Course Prerequisites

The FLOSSNet’s WordPress Training Course is a prerequisite for the Advanced WordPress training course.

The following are the prerequisites for those who did not attend the FLOSSNet’s WordPress training course but have WordPress experience:

  • You must know how to login to the Backend/Dashboard of WordPress
  • You must be comfortable working in the Backend/Dashboard of WordPress
  • You must have created pages with images in WordPress
  • You must know how to install a plugin
  • You must know what a shortcode is and how it is used
  • You must know what a widget and sidebar is

You are required to bring a laptop/Mac to the course. If you do not have access to a laptop, then we can hire one to you.

Course Duration and Time

Duration: 2 days

Times: 9:00 – 15:00

Brief Course Outline

Below is a brief course outline.

  • Module 1: Domain Registration & Web Hosting
  • Module 2: Making a Website Live
  • Module 3: Duplicating a Live WordPress Website on the Localhost
  • Module 4: The wp-config.php File
  • Module 5: Adding Video & Audio to Your Website
  • Module 6: Adding an Events Calendar
  • Module 7: Widgets Appearing With Certain Menu Items
  • Module 8: Adding Font Awesome Icons
  • Module 9: Adding Google Fonts
  • Module 10: Animating Text or Images
  • Module 11: Editing Images in WordPress
  • Module 12: View PDFs Online
  • Module 13: Creating Membership Levels to Restrict Content Access
  • Module 14: Adding a Payment Button
  • Module 15: Changing the Username or Password
  • Module 16: Hiding Page Titles
  • Module 17: Using a Page Builder
  • Module 18: Speeding Up Your Website
  • Module 19: Changing Page Visibility
  • Module 20: Adding Mailchimp
  • Module 21: Creating a Sitemap
  • Module 22: Adding the Google Analytics Tracking ID
  • Module 23: Tips for Generating Leads With Your Website


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Course Venues & Dates

Alberton19 & 20 March 2018
Cape TownTBA
Centurion27 & 28 March 2018


Course Registration

Registration for this course is open.

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