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WordPress Basics for Photographers
RC Concepcion
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Learn all the steps. From purchasing a domain name and web space, to installing WordPress, creating pages and posts, to adding images. You will be amazed by how easy it is to setup... READ MORE
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lessons: 15 Course Lessons
duration: 1hr, 30min
published: 2009
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WordPress Basics for Photographers
with RC Concepcion
Learn all the steps. From purchasing a domain name and web space, to installing WordPress, creating pages and posts, to adding images. You will be amazed by how easy it is to setup your own photography blog! RC Concepcion takes you through from start to finish! BUY COURSE
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lesson 1: Introduction (free course preview)

RC introduces himself and talks about what he will cover in these lessons

38 sec
lesson 2: An Introduction to WordPress

In this tutorial, RC talks to you about how WordPress is built to handle a variety of different web needs

6min, 29sec
lesson 3: Setting Up a Domain Name – Godaddy

The first step in setting up a photography blog is setting up your domain name. RC goes over how to secure a domain name using GoDaddy, and why it's important that you manage all of your domains in one place

10min, 0sec
lesson 4: Setting Up a Hosting Account – Godaddy

Once your domain is registered, it's time to get some hosting space. RC goes over the process of getting your space for your blog

3min, 22sec
lesson 5: Attaching Your Host and Using CuteFTP

In this tutorial, RC goes over the process of setting up a project folder for working with a web project

8min, 26sec
lesson 6: Installing WordPress

Setting up WordPress installation could not be easier. RC takes you through the 5 steps

6min, 2sec
lesson 7: Logging Into the WordPress App

Login to the Back Office of the WordPress application and make your first post!

4min, 24sec
lesson 8: Creating a Page and SubPage

Posts are date based – pages are not. Learn how to create pages and sub-pages

6min, 45sec
lesson 9: Images For Your Website

How to upload images into your posts and pages

8min, 8sec
lesson 10: Creating Categories

In This Tutorial RC how to create some order on your site by creating categories

7min, 2sec
lesson 11: Using a WordPress Theme

Go from boring to pretty using a WordPress theme!

10min, 44sec
lesson 12: Blog Housekeeping

Learn how to backup your blog, work with comments, add authors, and turn off comments globally in WordPress

9min, 4sec
lesson 13: Installing a Plugin: Google Analytics

Plugins allow you to extend what WordPress can do. Learn how to install WP Google Analytics to track visits on your website

4min, 26sec
lesson 14: Using Bloglines to Get More Inspiration

Part of working on a photo blog website means you'll be researching other websites. Make that easier by using Bloglines!

3min, 46sec
lesson 15: Conclusion

Thanks for following along. Hope you learned a lot

51 sec
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RC is an award winning photographer and author of the best selling books Get Your Photography On the Web and The HDR Book. An Adobe Certified Instructor in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Lightroom, RC has over 20 years in the I.T. and e-commerce industries and spends his days developing content for all applications in the Adobe Creative Suite.
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