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Creation of a Professional Website with WordPress

A course by Ignacio Cruz Moreno
Web developer. Madrid, Spain.
Joined February 2016
, Web developer

Create your own website without any programming by using simple plugins on WordPress

  • Best Seller Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 95% Positive reviews (2.2K)
  • 43210 students

Create your own website without any programming by using simple plugins on WordPress


Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 95% Positive reviews (2.2K)
  • 43210 students
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Level: Beginner
  • Updated on 07/25/2019
  • 33 Lessons (4h 44m)
  • Available from the app
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, French, Italian
  • Unlimited access forever


This course has been updated to include the new block editor on WordPress. New plugins have also been included and others have been removed to simplify the process, avoid spam, and improve your website’s security.

Ignacio Cruz, renowned expert in Web Development, teaches you to create a professional website with WordPress based on the most basic aspects, such as managing the administration menu and the creation of content, to delve into more complex areas without knowing how to program.

Learn to choose a Theme (the visual aspect of the site) as well as how to install important extensions (plugins) that help create a stable, fast, and personalized website. The goal is to help you use every free tool available on the software itself, that you’ll download from WordPress.org and shape according to your needs.

And if you want to go one step further, in the course Introduction to web development with PHP also taught by Ignacio Cruz Moreno, you can learn to program in the most popular web language used by content managers.

About this course

Course table of contents

  • U1
    U1. Introduction
  • U2
    U2. Introduction to WordPress
  • U3
    U3. Content management and creation
  • U4
    U4. Advanced features with Plugins
  • U5
    U5. Upload the web to production
  • FP
    FP Final Project
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Begin by getting familiar with the work that Ignacio Cruz develops and the most important influences of his career.

Next, learn what WordPress is for, what features it has, then create a good testing environment, and understand how to use the administration panel.

Once you have installed WordPress on your computer, see how to configure its visual appearance using a Theme.

See what a plugin is and what it is for, what are widgets, where to place and manage them, stop wondering what shortcodes are, and see how to create navigation menus within the web. Learn how to manage the users of the web and see the different roles for each one.

Once you have learned the basics of WordPress, turn a simple blog into a complex content manager extending WordPress functionalities without any programming knowledge. See how to use a wide variety of plugins that enable you to customize and transform fonts, improve web performance, create a form, add a social network, adapt the size of images, improve the security of your website, and optimize SEO performance.

Finally, when your website is ready, Ignacio talks to you about how to select a hosting and upload the web to production.

What is this course's project?

Build any WordPress website you want, such as one of recipes where you can add a list of ingredients and allow some registered users to create their own dishes.

Projects by course students

Who is it for?

For anyone who wants to build a web page and who is interested in knowing certain advanced aspects of WordPress, without adding a single line of code.

Ignacio Cruz shows you how to use WordPress right from the beginning, so no previous web creation skills are necessary to take this course. And if you do have some experience, you will learn functionalities that you didn't know existed and you end up using tools that can make your website perform better.

What you need

No previous knowledge is needed but if you want to go a step further, some HTML and CSS skills are useful.

As for materials, you will need a computer, a text editor, an internet connection, and some coffee, or a beer, why not.


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Ignacio Cruz Moreno

A course by Ignacio Cruz Moreno

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Ignacio Cruz is a web developer specialized in WordPress. He works for WPMU DEV and Edublogs and, under this platform, develops plugins and themes.

He is very involved in the WordPress Community and in addition to co-organizing the WordPress Madrid Meetup, he dedicates part of his time to fixing bugs and proposing improvements.


Contents

  • U1

    Introduction

    • Presentation
    • Influences
    • What will we do during the course?
  • U2

    Introduction to WordPress

    • What is WordPress and what is it for?
    • Documentation and help channels
    • Necessary software
    • Local WordPress installation
    • The Administration Panel
  • U3

    Content management and creation

    • General Basic Settings
    • Themes: Search and Installation
    • Posts, Pages and Entries
    • The Block Editor
    • Plugins: Search and Installation
    • Widgets
    • Navigation menus
    • Shortcodes and Blocks
    • Users Management
    • Site Health and Updates
  • U4

    Advanced features with Plugins

    • Jetpack, the mega Plugin
    • Visual styles
    • Child Theme
    • Customized content types 1
    • Customized content types 2
    • SEO
    • Security, Monitoring and Spam
    • Cache plugins
    • Translation of themes and plugins
    • Forms, Newsletters and Cookie
    • Creating a Social Network
    • User capabilities
    • Images when changing theme
  • U5

    Upload the web to production

    • Hosting Selection
    • Uploading to Production
  • FP

    Final Project

    • Creation of a professional website with WordPress

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Creation of a Professional Website with WordPress. A Technology course by Ignacio Cruz Moreno Best Seller

Creation of a Professional Website with WordPress

A course by Ignacio Cruz Moreno
Web developer. Madrid, Spain.
Joined February 2016
  • 95% Positive reviews (2.2K)
  • 43210 students