Do you want to learn how to create a beautiful and professional website for your business? Or is your outdated website in desperate need of a relaunch?
Well, we’ve got some good news for you!
You can join our 5day WordPress course for beginners in sunny Tenerife! We’ll help you get started with WordPress, the most popular Content Management System on the market.
We offer you a variety of teaching methods for the best learning result. In our seminars, we work with presentations to teach you the theory. In our live demonstrations, we show you the practical steps of building the website. And finally, in the workshops, you will implement on your own what you’ve learned before. We will be looking over your shoulder to assist you.
Let’s Create Your WordPress Website
from Scratch Together!
In just ONE WEEK with us you’ll learn how to:
Install WordPress on server
- Navigate easily around the WordPress interface
- Choose and install a theme and page builder
- Set up your site’s menu, logo, footer and header
- Understand, find and install useful plugins
- Create amazing pages and posts
Understanding the Basics of WordPress & Websites
Website Project; Defining the Strategy – 45 min Workshop / Practical Training
Introduction to WordPress – 45 min Seminar
Understanding Domains and Hostings – 45 min Seminar
Setting up Your Website & Installing WordPress – 45 min Workshop
We’ll start our intensive training by introducing you to the functions and advantages of WordPress as a Content Management System (CMS) for your website.
But what do you actually need to be able to work with WordPress? You need to register a domain and to find a web hosting provider. Don’t worry it sounds more complicated than it is, we’ll cover all this before we setup your website. (We provide you with a domain and hosting package that will remain available for three months after the course. Later, you can transfer it to your own hosting account.)
Next, we’ll explain how to choose a suitable theme and page builder for your business, which allows you to easily change and edit the design of your WordPress site.
Getting to Know WordPress & Creating Your Site’s Structure
Understanding the WordPress Interface & Dashboard – 90 min Workshop / Demonstration
How to Choose / Install / Use a Theme – 45 min Demonstration
Understanding the Page Builder – 45 min Demonstration
Pages & Posts; Creating Site Structure – Practical Training
On day 2, we’ll dive into the WordPress interface to fully understand its features. We’ll show you how to navigate around the WordPress dashboard and explain what each function does and how to use it effectively.
Once you know how to find your way through the backend of your CMS, we’ll install your website theme; talk about the differences between themes, templates, and page builders. At the end of the day, we’ll get familiar with pages and posts.
Building Pages with Elementor
Understanding the Page Builder – 90 min Workshop
Building Your First Pages – Practical Training
Next, we’ll give you instructions on how to use your page builder. So in the afternoon’s practical training you’ll be able to independently build your first pages!
Plugins, Plugins, Plugins & GDPR
Introduction to Plugins – 45 min Seminar
Web Performance Optimization with Plugins – 45 min Demonstration
SEO Optimization with Plugins – 45 min Demonstration
WordPress Security with Plugins – 45 min Demonstration
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) – 45 min Seminar
On day 4, we’ll completely concentrate on plugins. What are plugins and where can you find them? What are these small programs for and what do you need to pay attention to? We’ll solve all these questions in the beginning.
Then we’ll focus on how plugins can help you optimize your website in different areas such as performance, SEO (Search Engine Optimization), and security. We’ll work with you in easy to follow demonstration sessions.
Before you finish the day by configuring plugins on your WordPress site, we’ll take the time to talk about one of the most crucial topics when having a website nowadays: the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which is applicable since May 25th, 2018 in all member states across Europe.
Building Landing Pages in WordPress; Final Improvements
Elements of a Good Landing Page – 45 min Seminar
Fine Tuning of Your Pages – Practical Training
Website Audit and Improvements – Demonstration & Workshop
Final Project Evaluation & Discussion – 45 min Workshop
How to Go on After this Week – 45 min Seminar
Solving Last Issues & Doubts
Feedback Session, Testimonials & Certificates
In the first seminar of day five, we’ll introduce you to the concept of landing pages. What makes them different from other pages on your website? Why are they important and how should they look? In the following workshop, it’ll be your turn to create a great landing page yourself.
Later, we’ll see what each participant created and give feedback. Depending on it, you can improve and fine-tune it.
Afterwards we’ll get together for a last evaluation and discussion of your project. How far did we get? Are you satisfied with your results? What’s still missing? How can you proceed after this WordPress course? We’ll give you some further resources and development ideas to take home.
Content Marketing Manager & Trainer
At the company, I am responsible for content marketing since 2021. This means I manage content and create landing pages every day using WordPress. I love working in WordPress, and the best part is that I can even teach what I love to our students.
WordPress Specialist & Digital Marketer
Working in digital marketing and e-commerce is not just my profession, but also my passion. I’m lucky to get the opportunity to constantly improve my skills, which is why I especially love sharing my knowledge with our students. I mainly specialise in webdesign, helping clients to realise their business potential with a professional website. I just love designing beautiful and functional websites that both owners and users enjoy using!
LEISURE TIME ACTIVITIES
Students are offered many free leisure activities, including a visit to the botanical garden, surf trials, salsa and flamenco lessons, Spanish culture introduction and volleyball.
Visit Loro Parque – the famous parrot paradise
Spend a fun day at Siam Park – the water kingdom of Europe
Travel to La Gomera, and spend the day at this beautiful neighbouring island of Tenerife
Take a hiking trip in Maska to check out the hidden miracles of the island
Visit the world’s third largest volcano on a day trip to Las Cañadas del Teide