$69.00 / year


With speed and simplicity, pull your business, organisation, or project into our exciting web-oriented future.

WordPress powers nearly half the world’s websites, making it one of the most critical web platforms around.

This course is designed to introduce beginner web developers to the powerful self-publishing tool. Thousands of small business owners, authors, artists, marketing managers, non-profit employees and others seeking to build professional, efficient, and effective websites without actually hiring a web professional have experienced great success with WordPress.

This project for will see you through creating an actual website alongside the author. By the end of this course, you will have a complete understanding of WordPress and a fully-functional live site.

In this course you will learn:

  • How to install and set up a WordPress website from scratch
  • How to host a website, picking a domain and a hosting service
  • About organising, designing and how to structure your website
  • About essential WordPress plugins. How they work and what the benefits of using them are
  • The basics of managing SEO, social media, user comments, web analytics, forms and e-commerce
  • About keeping your website up-to-date and maintained

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More about us:

  • We have nearly 1 million students in total
  • Our training is personal. You can use the filter to show you which parts of the course to skip.
  • Our platform is award-winning and improving all the time. We work with our authors on an ongoing basis to ensure our courses are up to date.
  • All of our courses are certificated on completion – this course is also CPD Accredited.

If you are not 100% happy with your EwB WordPress course, you have 30 days to exchange or refund.

About the author:

Our author, Wendy Willard, has an outstanding reputation for explaining essential web design concepts, clearly, having co-authored our best-selling Web Design course. She has written this course with a practical focus explicitly in mind.

Wendy has over 15 years of experience working with businesses providing a variety of web & instructional consulting email marketing and design services. She’s authored best-selling books Web Design DeMYSTiFieD and HTML for Beginners for Osborne / McGraw-Hill publishing.


There is currently no public syllabus for this course.