WordPress for Beginners

Building a website can be expensive and time consuming, but whether you want to start a blog or an ecommerce website, WordPress allows you to update and create content easily, while allowing you to portray your own style and customization.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN FROM THIS WORKSHOP?

  • How to purchase a domain
  • How to purchase and setup your hosting
  • How to download/install wordpress
  • How to select and upload a theme that’s right for your business
  • How to make your web pages
  • How to insert or edit content on your pages
  • Ways to generate and track leads, using contact form 7
  • How to link your website to your social media pages + simple SMM tips

BONUS: Tools for marketing your website that you should use to make life easier!

Bring your laptop to the session, and leave with a stunning website. We will also have a few designated workshop helpers who are experienced in web design and will help attendees throughout the session. This session is ideal for people who are brand new to, or have some intermediate Wordpress experience.

About the teacher:

Strat Parrott is the founder and chief creative strategist of Juncture, LLC headquartered in Chattanooga,TN. Strat’s mission is to help companies focus on impacting client and customer engagement through interactive exhibits and installations using emerging technology and traditional staging techniques.

Strat brings invaluable expertise that helps clients better understand their employees, customers, communities and other key constituencies. He works with companies to assess how well organizations are positioned, with a focus on helping companies understand how to deal with branding, design and technology issues. Strat works with all levels of business and organizations including company leadership, new and seasoned managers and high potentials to help them address their needs and meet their goals. He brings creative energy and a unique perspective to each company he serves.