WordPress Workshop
Dates(s) - 23/11/2016 - 23/11/2016 10:30 - 12:30
Allia Future Business Centre, London Road, Peterborough, PE2 8AN

Do you use WordPress to develop, write, create or manage a website in?  Jack from Riselabs Ltd is a front-end developer and designer with extensive knowledge of WordPress and theme development.

Required: Bring a laptop!

The workshop will cover:

  • Setting up WordPress from scratch
  • Famous 5 min install
  • Databases
  • How it's all connected
  • How hosting works for WordPress
  • Best practice tips
  • Installing themes and plugins
  • Editing themes
  • Starting your own theme development
  • HTML & CSS

You'll learn

1. Looking after a website on behalf of yourself or a client and need to know more about the basics.

  • Advanced functionality
  • How plugins can both help and hinder a WordPress website
  • Extending WordPress, using it for E-commerce and other functionality 
  • Security and best practice
  • Hosting

Developing/Designing for WordPress

  • Basics of using a stock theme or custom theme
  • Using the theme's ability to customise the website style
  • Working with a custom theme on a code level
  • Creating and developing themes and more advanced code

If you would like to book a place please email Events Assistant, Michelle Craig.