An overview working with the WordPress.org software, an industry-leading content management system (CMS). Build and maintain an elegant website or blog without coding knowledge. Other topics include domain purchase and hosting, WordPress installation, page building, themes, plugins, widgets, search engine optimization, and website monetization with an e-commerce platform, PayPal integration, and online advertising. Ideal for those who want to delve deeper into the use and configuration of WordPress to design and maintain small business or personal websites.
Required: Please be prepared to attend the first class with a valid credit card for registration of a domain and hosting to be used for the duration of the course.
Course code: CMPT 1430
Length: 15 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.