Last updated on October 30th, 2020 at 05:00 pm.
WordPress tutorial for beginners
This WordPress Video Tutorial for beginners will introduce you to WordPress.
You will learn to use WordPress . Web design is very important to those on a budget. You can learn how to use WordPress to make Websites.
This WordPress course will teach you everything about using WP.
What you’ll learn:
1. Introduction and Installation
This WordPress course was done on a local computer. That is, the WordPress site was set up on a local web server. In this section , you will start by installing the necessary tools . These are the tools that will enable you to run your website on your computer.
Being able to run your website on your computer will be very instrumental for you in future. This will be useful in creating future Websites. It will enable you to test your website before launching it.
It will also enable you to try out plugins and themes in a safe environment without messing up your real website online.
1.WordPress tutorials course for beginners
This will be an introduction to the course. What you should expect to cover throughout the WordPress tutorial.
It will introduce you to the pace of the videos. A slow pace. That is intended for beginners learning WP.
2. xampp installation and create database video
Xampp among others, is a tool. One of the oldest tools that enables anyone to run PHP based systems on their local computer.
In this video, you will install Xampp. Then, we shall create a database for our Website. Every WP website must have a database to run. We shall create that Database in readiness for the installation of WordPress in Xampp.
3.WordPress Installation with Xampp
As long as you already have a database, installing WordPress is fast. You will see how it is done.
I am on a local computer. Therefore I will connect my database by adding the details. However, on a live server. Let’s say, Bluehost or Namecheap . You may not need to create a database first. If you choose to install WordPress via the one click install, this will be done automatically.
On the local computer you will have to go through the process of creating a database, and then ,tell WordPress where to find that Database.
You will learn how to do this in this video.
2. The WordPress Dashboard
The WordPress Dashboard refers to the admin area. This is where everything that involves managing your website will come in. Things such as :
Customizing Themes and plugins
Changing WordPress settings and so on
4.Overview of the WordPress DashBoard
This video will be a main overview of the Home page of the WP DashBoard .