Do you –
A: Run around to every possible networking event within a 50-mile radius? 100 miles? 200 miles?
B: Maximize your online presence with an engaging and compelling website?
If Option B is a resounding Yes, come learn website basics and how to improve what you already have—featuring WordPress.
Instructor: Linda Lee (my WebMaster)
Sat., Aug. 25, 10:30 am – 12 noon at the Historic Mechanics Institute in the heart of San Francisco.
We’ve all heard that we need a website and a social media presence. Have you ever wondered what’s involved in building a website?
- What is the difference between WordPress.com and hosted WordPress website?
- Buying domain names.
- What is website hosting?
- Social Media -what works
- To blog or not to blog? Pro’s and Con’s…plus much more!
This overview session will answer all those questions and more!
Admission: $39 Mechanics Institute Members/$49 Public
And for a powerful hands-on experience, you’re gonna want to join in the fun of WordPress Bootcamp: Creating a WordPress Website and How to Use It.
Sat., Aug. 25, 1-4:30 pm at the Historic Mechanics Institute in the heart of San Francisco
Instructor: Linda Lee
Assistant: Mary E. Knippel*, blogger and editor.
This is the class where you can ask the questions and practice the behind the scenes activities that go into having a business that works for you 24/7 because the internet never sleeps.
The BootCamp will cover Best Practices of using a WordPress built website:
- Logging In
- The Dashboard
- Themes and Menus
- How to write and publish a blog post
- Working with Images, sizes, and how to find copyright free images
Each attendee receives a WordPress test site before class begins to help you become familiar with navigating a website. You will have access to your WordPress test site for 90 days after class to continue to practice or refresh what you will learn.
Admission: $119 Mechanics Institute Members/$139 Public
Linda Lee is an online expert with 10 years experience with WordPress. She is a writer, speaker, educator, and website designer who demystifies the online experience. Whether you are a novice or veteran Internet user, Linda can help you optimize and monetize your website. She specializes in WordPress design, WordPress Websites, instruction, and problem shooting. She has built over 250 websites for clients on the WordPress platform. Linda is the founder of WordPress Bootcamp, Smart Women Stupid Computers and Askmepc-Webdesign . She offers remote training domestically and internationally. Linda has been the Volunteer Director for the San Francisco Writers conference since 2007.
*send me an e-mail after you register for the class and receive a bonus 30-minute Unleash Your Story session with me.
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