WordPress powers 28% of the web, powering everything from the NFL, Vogue and The Wall Street Journal to mommy blogs and your favorite brewery. WordPress is a critical skill for Designers, Writers and Content Creators — with that in mind, were happy to announce Brainco’s new WordPress certificate program.
If you’re Writer starting a blog, a Designer building online storefront, Content Creator ready to launch your media empire, or a Content Manger driving a global brand, WordPress knowledge is a must on today’s internet. This program will get you up and running with the skills to move forward.
This 10 Week course will be offered at our school location at 2601 2nd Ave S., in the Fallout Art Co-op building in Minneapolis.
For out-of-towners: We plan to offer this course, online later in the year, via Skype with real-live instructors that work in the business. No videos or message boards-just fun, informative, virtual meetings with real-world assignments and real-world critiques. There is no obligation but filling out the list puts you on the waiting list.
Mac or Windows laptop – we will install CyberDuck FTP and Visual Studio Code.
- WordPress overview
- Setting up a domain and hosting
- Installing and configuring WordPress
- Choosing, installing and configuring WordPress themes
- Content Creation and Media Management
- Working with common plug-ins
- Making changes to a theme’s style sheet
- Working the function.php and creating page templates
- WordPress users and security
- WordPress site management
In this class we’ll build our site on DreamHost shared hosting at the end of the course if you wish to keep your site, the instructor will assist you transferring your site to a new host. You will need to purchase the Domain Name, and WordPress compatible hosting, monthly or yearly fee normally apply.
Course Length: 10 Weeks (Class meets two times a week, Monday and Wednesday evenings.)
Start Date: Feb 19th, 2018
(Save $200 if registered and paid in full by first night of class)
Credit cards accepted, and payment plans available.
For more information just fill out the form below. Course size is limited, so don’t hesitate.