Interested in creating a dynamic website using WordPress? Not only is WordPress a powerful blogging platform, it is also a great way to set up a Content Management System (CMS). By turning your site into a CMS, it will be much easier to maintain, update, and enhance with special functionality. This intensive course will teach you how to do a custom install of WordPress, modify existing themes, develop your own custom themes using PHP, and install plugins.

Prerequisites: HTML and CSS equivalent to our Web Development Level 1 course. Knowledge of PHP is a plus, but not a requirement.

What You'll Learn

  • How a great Content Management System (CMS) can increase efficiency, making it easy to maintain, updated, and add special functionality to your website
  • How to do a custom install of WordPress and edit existing themes
  • How to develop your own WordPress themes
  • How to install and use plugins