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optimizing for wordpress for you

Philip 'dm' Campbell, Decentralised Your Life

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9 Videos (9m)
    • 1.0 - optimizing wordpress for small business

    • 1.0a - optimizing wordpress tips in 20 mins!

    • 1.1 - looking at wordpress plugins we use

    • 1.2 - areas to consider during setup

    • 1.3 - tools to test your load speed

    • 1.4 - third party blogging tools

    • 1.5 - some common issues and solutions

    • 1.6 - the roundup

    • 1.7 - share and review (...)


About This Class


i wanted to put together a 'newbie' guide for why you might want to host a website with wordpress and what areas to concentrate on before you pull the trigger on getting hosting and installing the platform.

in this quick overview course

  • why picking a good, fast and reliable host is more important than cost
  • security security security - putting on wordfence should be one of your first plugins
  • using managewp to take care of the 'admin' of running a wordpress site
  • how much blogging do you expect to do?
  • backing up and making sure you have something to restore from
  • testing the site when up for speed
  • investigating some of the latest wordpress host offerings
  • third party applications you can use so you never have to see wordpress
  • issues that can happen when editing templates/caching

i feel this course gives you a good working knowledge of the potential issues you may face when running a wordpress site. i think it's valuable to understand what your getting into.

i hope it helps you! :)





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Philip 'dm' Campbell

Decentralised Your Life

I'm Phil (and this is my lovely daughter) from England and I make courses as often as i can (in between blogging daily that is) my courses are about things I've learned or already done online -- i never make a course about skills I don't have yet!

an internet strategist teaching anyone that wants to efficiently learn digital skills and tools often with free software based in the cloud - twenty-five plus years of expertise with all things digital and cov...

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