Go from zero to web hero
Weekend Course Overview
If you just started or about to start your own creative business this for you.
You will learn to create and manage your own website from scratch… without any coding!
So you can spend the rest of you time on your business.
You will build a website with the help of professional web designers using WordPress.
This weekend workshop will take you step-by-step through the different stages in build a wordpress site.
If your focus is on creative business, blog, portfolio or a webshop… this course will be perfect for you. At the end of the weekend you will have a live fully functional website on your own hosting account.
This course is best suited for beginners who have never built a WordPress website.
Build Sites Like These!
*****This course is best suited for beginners who have never built a WordPress website*****
WordPress is the perfect tool for creating a fully customized website for any purpose. Whether you want to create a blog, a personal portfolio, or a business website to sell your products and services, you can do it with WordPress.
The workshop takes place over two days (Sat & Sun 11am-4pm)
We will provide wordpress resources to attendees FREE! (Value €110)
What You Will Need
A laptop…..that’s it!
If you have no laptop or can’t borrow one….. please contact us.
We will try and provide you with a machine but you must give advance warning.
We will provide a live environment for building you site.
We recommend you create your own host account and domain.
This way we push your site live after the workshop.
Our preferred host provider is Siteground.
Sign up here and purchase a domain.
What you can expect from our weekend workshop.
Design your WordPress website the way you imagine.
Customize your WordPress website for any purpose of yours – whether it’s a blog, a portfolio to show off your work, or an e-commerce site to sell your products or services.
Host and publish your website in an inexpensive and secure way.
Design pages, menus, sidebars, footers, and create a professional and modern website.
Find and install great themes and plugins.
Back up your WordPress website in case of emergency.
Get your website found by search engines like Google, Bing, and Yahoo.
Set up comments and contact pages, while blocking spam.
Speed up your website.
Set up a basic webshop or e-commerce site..
What we Cover
Who are WebSociety???
WebSociety are Mark Dempsey (Design) and Daire O’Flaherty (Project Lead).
Mark and Daire attended Griffith College together studying H Dip. in web development.
Daire launched WebSociety in 2013 with the aim of bringing SMEs into the contemporary digital landscape. Marks background is rooted in creative design. He implements final design and layout solutions for each WebSociety project.
WebSociety were nominated for an Eir Spider award in 2017 for designing the Rotunda Hospital website.