Web Page Design

Maintaining a WordPress Website

This course is designed to help individuals new to Wordpress environment learn how to maintain an existing Wordpress site from content to publishing. This course focuses on updating content, links, images and publishing your changes.

Dates & Times

CourseDate & TimeLocationCost
Maintaining a WordPress WebsiteApril 18 - 1:00 - 4:30LathamRegister
Maintaining a WordPress WebsiteMay 25 - 8:30 - 12:00LathamRegister

Course Outline

Corporate and NYS discounts do not apply for this course.

This course is appropriate for new users of Wordpress, who are making updates to an existing Wordpress website.

Comprehensive reference manual
Follow-up support by email or phone for an unlimited period

Lesson 1: General Wordpress Information

  • History
  • Current state
  • Wordpress community
  • Wordpress content

Lesson 2: Getting Started - The Dashboard

  • Dashboard widgets
  • Customizing the Dashboard
  • Screen options

Lesson 3: Creating and Managing Content

  • Creating posts
  • Managing posts
  • Creating page
  • Managing pages
  • Links
  • Trash

Lesson 4: Categorizing Content

  • Categories vs. Tags
  • Post Categories
  • Tagging Posts
  • Catagorizing links

Lesson 5: Working with Media

  • Media Library
  • Uploading media