WHAT IS WORDPRESS?
WordPress is the content management of choice that many people use to build professional looking, highly customized blogs without having to spend months learning to code. WordPress is an open source platform which makes it easy for people at all skill levels to build a website from the ground up.
Welcome To Wordpress
Learning WordPress is easy as long as you are willing to commit few hours each day for a week. You would need some very basic search skills (i.e know how to Google), and the ability to follow instructions.
Why Learn WordPress?
Wordpress course has been designed from a beginners perspective to provide a step by step guide from ground up to going live with your Wordpress website.
It not only covers the conceptual framework of a wordpress based system but also the practical aspects of building a modern website.
After this course you will be able to build your own professional websites for your business.
WordPress is the world’s most popular open source content management system. That’s a fancy of saying it allows you to build great websites.
About 22% of all websites are powered by WordPress. It generates thousands of job opportunities around the world, and there are millions of websites making money using WordPress. Apart from the economic opportunities, WordPress enables people to share their stories, ideas, build communities and do awesome things at ease.
If you think you’re ready to start coding, head over to the
HOW MUCH DO I PART WITH TO LEARN WORDPRESS?
“WordPress is easy,” they say. But as you dive into it, it can quickly become overwhelming and confusing. Sound familiar? You're not alone. But who's got time to waste on boring tech books or homemade YouTube videos filled with tech jargon?
With as little as 5000/= Kenya shillings you can get started.
Once you're familiar with the WordPress basics, we'll teach you how to keep your site secure, increase traffic, and add dozens of critical features to your site using the popular all-in-one Jetpack plugin.
The real power of WordPress is in the plugins. WordPress plugins allow you to expand your website functionality such as adding contact forms, create a store, etc.
There are more than 32,000 free plugins available in the official WordPress plugin repository alone. This abundance of plugins can be overwhelming for beginners. That’s why you should join us to teach you on how to choose the best WordPress plugin.
We are often asked by beginners what plugins we they should use on their websites.
We recommend every user to install a WordPress backup plugin, WordPress SEO plugin, and WPForms for your contact form.
What do you need to learn Wordpress?
Learning WordPress is easy as long as you are willing to commit few hours each day for a week.
You would need some very basic search skills (i.e know how to Google), and the ability to follow instructions.
No you don’t need to know HTML or other programming to build a website. Will it help to know those in the future? Ofcourse, but it’s not necessary in the beginning.
Many skilled WordPress users started from scratch just like you. In fact most WordPress users don’t know how to write code or design websites.
Now that you are committed to learn WordPress, we want to welcome you to the awesome WordPress community. Let’s start…