WordPress Training 

We deliver tailor made WordPress courses in London and the UK. One to one or group WordPress training delivered with hands-on approach for your current site or project. Not as an academic exercise. 

This page is about WordPress training, see also WordPress SEO training and SEO training.

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Beginner WordPress  training

Our beginner WordPress courses are tailored to your needs. If you are completely new to WordPress or have just started this is the ideal course for you. Our courses are not an academic exercise one size fits all. However, you can expect to learn all the basics of WordPress best practices.

 

Beginner WordPress topics we can cover:

 

  • WordPress.com vs wordpress.org
  • Choosing a good hosting company
  • WordPress settings
  • Theme installation and configuration
  • Choosing a good theme for your skills
  • Plugin installation and configuration
  • Page structure basics for SEO and UX
  • Adding pages and posts
  • Website architecture
  • Editing pages and posts
  • Drafts and publishing
  • Formatting content
  • Adding media, images, video and sound files
  • Working with widgets and sidebars
  • Menus
  • Backup your content via XML
  • Anything specific to your project

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Advanced WordPress training

The advanced WordPress courses assume a degree of knowledge and experience of  Wordpress, as a guide, most of the topics in the beginner course should feel second nature already. Your advanced course will be custom designed and any specific topic you need can be added.

 

Advanced WordPress subjects we can cover:

 

  • Beginner refresher where needed
  • Setting up a Woocommerce store
  • Themes vs Frameworks
  • Selecting the right theme for your skills
  • Website architecture for SEO
  • Running a live test environment 
  • Installing and configuring WordPress
  • Installing and configuring themes
  • Installing and configuring plugins
  • Child themes for making changes safely
  • Backup WordPress files and database
  • Wordpress updates and security
  • Move WordPress within your server or to a new server
  • SEO plugins and themes
  • Website speed and caching plugins 
  • Convert wordpress.com into a wordpress.org CMS website
  • Anything specific to your project 

Training locations in London

We can travel to you in London and meet at your office, workplace, at your hotel or favourite coffee shop. We are also part of a co-working group with over 20 locations in central London. From Old street and Shoreditch to Green Park and Oxford Circus. Also many other locations within the London inner ring road.

 

  • For 2 hour one to one training communal areas and rooftop cafes are available.
  • For teams and more private arrangements we can hire private rooms at these locations.
  • Additional cost from £20 per hour - depends on location and number of people.

WordPress training cost

1 person = £70 per hour
2 people = £120
3 people = £150
up to 6 people = £200
up to 10 people = £250

 

These will include my preparation of the sessions and follow up questions for each member attending for anything covered. 

There is a two, three and four-hour model and other combinations are also possible.

 

If you are outside London or the UK, we are happy to travel to meet you. Extra arrangements are typically travelling and stay.

 

Availability

 

Training is currently delivered by Pedro Matias, you can find him on Twitter @pedro_matias or call +44 (0)7809 616 807.
Two to four hour slots are normally available within two weeks at the most, please get in touch with your preferred dates.