WordPress Essential Skills

Get to grips with the basics of editing your WordPress website.

Wordpress basics training course by SiteBites

Course Summary

In Brief

This beginner’s course for WordPress will give you the essential and basic skills to take control of and edit your website.

What will I get out of it?

  • An Introduction to WordPress
  • An orientation of WordPress
  • Creating website pages, posts and an introduction to blogging
  • How to entering content, links & images
  • A month of free hosting afterwards, with our support
  • Hopefully, a fully built website!

Scroll down or click here for the full WordPress Essentials course plan

What do I need for this?

  1. A laptop and power cable
  2. Basic computer skills


  • Half day workshop (Saturdays and Weekdays available)
  • Morning Courses: 10am to 1pm or
  • Afternoon Courses: 2pm to 5pm
  • Tea, coffee and biscuits provided

Price & Places

  • £55 +VAT per person
  • Places are limited to a maximum of 6 people


Course Plan in Detail

A Brief Introduction to WordPress

  • WordPress worldwide usage
  • WordPress for blogs
  • WordPress as a Content Management System (CMS)
  • WordPress & Ecommerce
  • Other uses for WordPress

WordPress Orientation

  • The WordPress dashboard
  • Updating Your WordPress profile (includes changing your password)
  • Configuring your general, discussion, permalink, privacy, reading, writing and miscellaneous settings

Creating Website Pages 

  • Adding, editing and deleting pages.
  • Managing menus

WordPress Posts & Blogging

  • The difference between posts and pages
  • Adding, editing and deleting posts.
  • Categorising posts
  • Blogging with WordPress

Entering Content, Links & Images

  • Writing text and using the editor
  • Creating links
  • Inserting images and files
  • Managing the Media Library


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