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WordPress - Blogging on the Web


WordPress - Blogging on the Web

WordPress - Blogging on the Web

Create an account and write your first post in WordPress


Students: 5,595
Course Description

Blogs have become a common and widespread means of communicating on the Web. They allow individuals provide commentary or news on a particular subject, and they can also be used as more personal online diaries.
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This newly updated blogging course shows you how to create a blog using the popular blog publishing application WordPress. By studying this newly updated course you will be shown how to set up an account on WordPress, review the features on the WordPress dashboard, write and edit entries on your blog, add videos, images and Web links to the blog, and edit and filter pages on the blog. This free blog course is ideal for learners who want to create their own blogs online but lack the skills, knowledge, or confidence to do it.

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To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you will be able to create an account in WordPress. You will understand how to use the dashboard, write your first post, apply a custom header, manage different categories and generate more pages.
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You will know how to add media and widgets to your blog. You will understand the process for deleting your blog permanently and how to view your blog traffic.
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WordPress - Blogging on the Web
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Course Title WordPress - Blogging on the Web
Course # 263
Course Publisher Russell Stannard
Course Category 1
Content Origin Russell Stannard's teaching and research experience - and the feedback of his many thousands of students.
Course Description  Blogs have become a common and widespread means of communicating on the Web. They allow individuals provide commentary or news on a particular subject, and they can also be used as more personal online diaries. This newly updated blogging course shows you how to create a blog using the popular blog publishing application WordPress. By studying this newly updated course you will be shown how to set up an account on WordPress, review the features on the WordPress dashboard, write and edit entries on your blog, add videos, images and Web links to the blog, and edit and filter pages on the blog. This free blog course is ideal for learners who want to create their own blogs online but lack the skills, knowledge, or confidence to do it.
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Release Date 06 July 2012
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio High
Audio Only High
Animation None
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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  • Svjetlana Mujovic Montenegro I got an idea to start with writing on Internet because I'm very good in writing. And when you follow your passion, you'll achieve your dreams. 2014-12-09 15:12:32
  • Svjetlana Mujovic Montenegro Hello, I am very interested to learn blog writing, in my opinion, it will be one of the jobs of the future. Thank you for a possibility to learn it well and to attend the course without payment. 2014-12-09 15:12:07
  • Ruel Sagadal Philippines Very useful teaching! Especially for aspiring business minded people and writers who wants to impart their ideas on the web. 2014-12-01 03:12:20
  • Carol Tolson United States of America I really liked the course and have already recommended it to someone. 2014-11-29 13:11:49
  • Carol Tolson United States of America very informative 2014-11-27 21:11:11
  • Daniel C Portugal Very simple 2014-11-26 20:11:18
  • Adarsh Mishra India It was a fab learning about blogs at Alison. Thank you. 2014-11-20 13:11:53
  • Olgica Ivanovic Serbia Excellent course for total beginners! 2014-11-13 16:11:42
  • Awuni Apuko Peter Ghana Great course 2014-11-12 12:11:21
  • Carol Burns United States of America This was a very good course for me. I got a chance to understand the platform. 2014-11-08 23:11:00
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