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Customizing WordPress Themes: Hume

Hume is a content-first WordPress theme that offers a mobile-friendly design and a wealth of customization options. In this course^ learn how to use Hume for your blog or website. Morten Rand-Hendriksen begins by taking a general look at Hume …

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Installing and Running WordPress: DesktopServer

Whether you are a beginner wanting to learn the ins and outs of WordPress^ a budding designer or developer looking to tinker with themes and plugins^ or an advanced developer building a production environment^ installing and running WordPress on your …

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Learning Genesis for WordPress

Whether you re a novice or an advanced developer^ Genesis provides the foundation that takes WordPress to places you never thought it could go. Because Genesis is much more than a mere WordPress theme, it s an underlying framework of …

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Migrating WordPress with WP Migrate DB and DB Pro

Move WordPress to a new site with the free plugin WP Migrate DB. Morten Rand-Hendriksen breaks down how to migrate a WordPress site from one location to another^ by duplicating and resetting the database with WP Migrate DB. He also …

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WordPress 4 Essential Training

WordPress powers millions of blogs and websites. Learn how to create your own with this powerful publishing platform. Staff author Morten Rand-Hendriksen will help you get the most out of the self-hosted version of WordPress and create feature-rich blogs and …

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WordPress and Genesis DIY: Weddings and Special Events

Want to build a website for your wedding or other special event? Make the site for your occasion with these DIY (do-it-yourself) tips for WordPress and Genesis^ the WordPress theme framework. Carrie Dils guides you through the entire process: planning …

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WordPress and Genesis: Building Child Themes from Scratch

If you already have the Genesis Framework^ you can create a new Genesis child theme from scratch using nothing more than a code editor. This course shows you how. Carrie Dils covers the basics of child themes—lessons you can apply …

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WordPress Developer Tips: Managing Users in the Database

Welcome to another installment of . In this quick course^ staff author Morten Rand-Hendriksen shows you how to edit WordPress user accounts directly in the database with phpMyAdmin—bypassing WordPress entirely. This is a useful technique for managing large pools of …

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WordPress for Education

Break out of the walls of your learning management system and create open^ connected spaces for student learning and engagement with WordPress. Author Chris Mattia explores the best WordPress site designs and plugins for educators^ and strategies for teaching online …

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WordPress Themes: Twenty Seventeen

Twenty Seventeen is the default WordPress theme released in December 2016. It s a blog-centric theme with a heavy focus on the front page^ mobile first design^ and accessibility. Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen as he introduces the out-of-the-box features and some …

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WordPress: Backing Up Your Site (2016)

Backups are critical to getting your WordPress site running again when it s broken or^ even worse^ hacked. Senior staff author Morten Rand-Hendriksen introduces three trusted plugins to add automatic backup routines to your WordPress site: BackUpWordPress^ UpdraftPlus^ and VaultPress. …

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WordPress: Building a Paid Membership Site

Want to start making an income from your WordPress site? Try paid memberships. This course covers two great solutions for selling paid memberships with WordPress: Restrict Content Pro and iThemes Exchange Membership. They are both highly rated plugins^ about equal …

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