Introduction to WordPress (formerly: WordPress Blogging)

Introduction to WordPress (formerly: WordPress Blogging)

Course Number: MGT X476.30

2 units

An introduction to WordPress, one of the most popular blogging tools. WordPress simplifies the process of building a website and creating a platform to post ideas and pictures. You will learn to:

  • understand the foundations of a WordPress-based websites, and the basics of the user interface
  • locate, install, and use WordPress plugins
  • implement with WordPress themes
  • create and configure WordPress content
  • use WordPress Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • upload and manage multimedia with WordPress
  • troubleshoot common WordPress problems
  • create a functional WordPress website and blog

Available Sections

Starting Apr 17


Starting Apr 17

Course Fees

$395 Early Bird Discount ends on Apr 11
$445 after Apr 11


Michael Shaffer [ bio ]

close [x] Michael L. Shaffer, M.B.A., President and Chief Marketing Officer, Lystra Marketing and Consulting, Riverside, has more than 18 years of experience in website development disciplines, and strategic online marketing across all paid, owned, and earned media channels. Mr. Shaffer is also a visiting professor at DeVry University's school of media arts and technology, teaching e-commerce, website design, and a course he designed on dynamic website application development.


Apr 17 - Jun 12, 2019


Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:





Available Sections


Section No.: 184MCE003

Dates: Apr 17 - Jun 12, 2019

Instructor: Michael Shaffer

Textbook: Mandatory


Location: Online Course

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