Presentation on theme: "Learning Word Press. You will learn how to Get your own www.yourname.comwww.yourname.com Get hosting for your website Get a design for your website Learn."— Presentation transcript:
You will learn how to Get your own www.yourname.comwww.yourname.com Get hosting for your website Get a design for your website Learn how to create pages, upload pictures, add blog posts Add plugins to your website Promote your website online
Wordpress Plugins Integrating social media –Twitter/Facebook/Youtube/Flickr I think we should do this in our Social media Workshop
Wordpress What is page? Create a page “about us” and “contact us”.
Wordpress: Settings General settings: you can change blog name, your email and date/time view Discussion: You can control who can comment your blog and email notifications Permalinks (Custom Structure): /%category%/%postname%/
Wordpress Where to get images for your website? Google Images – NO!! Flickr –YES! Don’t forget to put a link to a source.
Wordpress Where to get images for your website? Stock Photos –www.123RF.comwww.123RF.com –$1 for a high quality photo
Wordpress Choosing a Theme for your website Free: http://wordpress.org/extend/themes/ http://wordpress.org/extend/themes/ Premium: www.woothemes.com/themes/ www.woothemes.com/themes/
Wordpress Themes FREE vs Premium? Go Premium because: –Better designs and great images –Tons of options to tweak –No need to know programming –More secure