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WordPress - Blogging on the Web Course


WordPress - Blogging on the Web
WordPress - Blogging on the Web

Create an account and write your first post in WordPress


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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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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 purchase 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. 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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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 105 votes
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.
License: Not for download or distribution.
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:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Marilyn Gleason
    Marilyn Gleason United States of America I enjoyed this course. I am wondering if there is a similar one for working on a paid for wordpress theme. 2016-05-11 01:05:15
  • Erika Pleasant
    Erika Pleasant United States of America I really enjoyed the course, it was very easy to understand. 2016-05-05 06:05:31
  • Iayesha Jenkins
    Iayesha Jenkins United States of America This was an awesome video I have learned a lot and now I can start blogging as a Hobby! 2016-05-04 15:05:51
  • Olalekan Olayinka Awolaja
    Olalekan Olayinka Awolaja Nigeria Nice course 2016-04-26 11:04:05
  • Martin Scorecesess
    Martin Scorecesess Australia Russell makes the blogging tool seem very straight forward. He truly teaches that all roads lead to Rome. I am more confident now that I can use this website building tool efficiently. I scored a 100% in the assessment after all. 2016-04-25 02:04:42
  • Moses Adepoju
    Moses Adepoju Nigeria The course is detailed and straight to the point. 2016-04-21 16:04:01
  • EVA DIPPRE
    EVA DIPPRE United States of America Need update. 2016-04-12 23:04:52
  • Jessie-Craig Strachan
    Jessie-Craig Strachan Jamaica A pretty comprehensive starter guide of using Wordpress. I liked it. 2016-04-12 01:04:53
  • Suresh Lamichhane
    Suresh Lamichhane Nepal I found it quite useful.I have got quite an understanding about blogging though not detailed.Now I can start my own blogging. 2016-04-05 13:04:18
  • Pradeep Madushan
    Pradeep Madushan Sri Lanka Good. Helpful for user. I recommend this course for WordPress User 2016-04-04 13:04:37
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