Kick Start Your Career In Web Design With Career Naija
This is targeted at improving the skill set of Nigerians in the area of design and marketing using WordPress architecture. This initiative specializes in youth skill acquisition and career growth, with an opportunity for creative individuals to nurture their skills, and build a rewarding career.The maiden edition of it’s classes will be on web design using WordPress. Participants will be taught the essentials of how to build brilliant and standard websites, homepages, blogs and lots more.
The training will hold on the 20th and 21st of June, 2017 between 9am and 4pm.
- Get your web site updated without having to search for a specialist web designer to do it
- Avoid costly update fees from professional agencies
- Update your site without spoiling its current design
Who Should Attend:
- The range of potential participants is NOT limited to web project manager, web developers, content developers, marketing and graphics staff, hobbyists and technical support personnel.
- A basic knowledge of using Windows and the Internet is required.
What is included:
- Course Handouts / Source-code for Hands-on
- A certificate of attendance.
- You will need to bring your own laptop for hands-on practice and case study.
- Wireless internet access will be provided.
What You Will Learn:
- Set up a domain and hosting account
- Set up a MySQL database on their server
- Install WordPress on the MySQL database
- Plan their website by choosing color schemes, fonts, layouts, and more
- Search for themes in WordPress
- Select, install, and activate a theme
- Add posts to their website
- Create website pages
- Add images, photo galleries, and more
- Create tags for SEO and categories to organize their posts
- Use WordPress as a content management system (CMS)
- Use widgets and plugins
- Create an ecommerce site
- Integrate WordPress with social media
- Customize a WordPress site using PHP, CSS, and HTML
- And more.
What Do You Get:
- After the training, you will create your own web site on any subject you choose and you will be able to take away your work-in-progress so you can further develop your web site in your own time.
Software used in the workshop:
- Microsoft Internet Explorer / Chrome / Firefox
- Sublime Text (Trial version)
- Adobe Fireworks / Photoshop (Trial version)
- FTP Software
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