Past Meetup

WordPress Workshop Intensive Workshop (Paid)

This Meetup is past

21 people went

Price: $150.00 /per person
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Noel Saw’s telephone:[masked]
Natalie MacLees telephone:[masked]

Once 75% of the class is there, we'll need to get started.

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Update: Sorry, we're sold out! Please stay tuned for our next workshop!

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Are you using WordPress for blogging, managing your company's website, creating a social community network, or are you just getting started? Learn almost everything humanly possible about WordPress on Saturday, June 23rd (9 to 5 pm). We'll include lunch and prizes! Future workshops will be $250 but get in early for our pilot workshop for $150.

Note: you'll need to bring your own laptop/notebook/netbook.

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Learning Objectives:
- Understand the key components that make up WordPress
- How to install and setup a WordPress Site in 5 minutes
- How to publish and edit a Post or Page
- How to create and manage different users
- Understand how and when to use Categories vs. Tags vs. Custom Taxonomies (Custom Post Types)
- How to install, activate, and deactivate Plugins for key functionality
- How to find and install Themes
- How to setup custom Navigation menus
- How to use Sidebars and place Widgets on your site
- Understand how WordPress decides which file to use
- How to create and assign a custom template for any page on your site

- We'll also review the recent WordPress 3.4 updates.

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Note: to please help us custom tailor the workshop for you, fill out this survey: http://goo.gl/nkKH3

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About the Classroom: Kleverdog Acadmie is a venue geared for professional learning environment with a with a lab type setup with rows of desks and chairs as well as a longue area for networking after the event. Photos: http://goo.gl/Otgr7

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About the Primary Instructor: Belsien Thomas

Belsien Thomas has been building websites using WordPress since 2006 (since version 2.x). He has over 12+ years of experience in Web technology, dating back to launching his first online learning startup at age 17. He has helped community users, clients, and major brands achieve their online goals through using WordPress.

He currently manages a team of Web Developers for a multi-million dollar consumer healthcare product brand in Los Angeles. He is an active member of the WordPress community and has given talks on advanced WordPress topics at prior Meetups. He passionately blogs about WordPress at: http://wppowerguide.com (http://wppowerguide.com/)

SoCal WP's two main organizers Natalie MacLees and Noel Saw will also assist and/or offer mini presentations during this workshop.

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Update: Sorry, we're sold out! Please stay tuned for our next workshop!