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

      0:46
    • 1.0a - optimizing wordpress tips in 20 mins!

      0:50
    • 1.1 - looking at wordpress plugins we use

      2:42
    • 1.2 - areas to consider during setup

      1:26
    • 1.3 - tools to test your load speed

      1:42
    • 1.4 - third party blogging tools

      0:55
    • 1.5 - some common issues and solutions

      0:17
    • 1.6 - the roundup

      0:34
    • 1.7 - share and review (...)

      0:12

About This Class

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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

Digital Skills for Creative Tinkerers

I'm Phil from England and I make courses every month (recently, daily!)

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