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Beginners Guide to WordPress – Setting Up Your Own Website (Day 2 of 2)

April 21, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Build your WordPress Site

This is the second day of a two day programme organised by Local Enterprise Office, Galway

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9th and 21st April 2015 – Contact Susan to book your place.


Training Aims

On completion of this programme, the participants will have:

  • Secured their domain and/or installed WordPress and purchased hosting.
  • Secured professional emails for their business if necessary.
  • Created a Website plan – and created a plan for content generation.
  • Published their site.
  • Be familiar with Google Analytics and been introduced to Search Engine Optimisation.
  • Considered how to integrate Social Media into their website.


Programme Delivery

– Donncha Hughes
Areas of expertise: Document preparation and Message Communication, Website Creation, Digital Marketing, Start Your Own Business, Business Plans and Business Planning, Sales & Marketing, Social Media, Elevator Pitches, Customer Research, Enterprise Agency Supports

The Workshop Specification


Part 3

  • All about Plugins
    • Contact Form
  • Social Media Integration
  • Images for your Site
    • Adding a Gallery
    • Slideshows
    • Free images, clipart and free icons

Part 4

  • WordPress roles – Administrators, Editors and Users
  • Optimising your Site
    • Permalinks
  • SEO (Yoast)
  • Cache Plugin / 404 Errors / Disqus
  • Working with Google*
    • Google Maps
    • Google Places
    • Google Analytics
    • Webmaster Tools
    • Google Authorship

* Working with Google … technical setting up of these services rather than in-depth how to use them


This page is for information purposes only – please contact Local Enterprise Office Galway to book your place – I am contracted to deliver this programme as I secured the tender.



Feel free to check out my WordPress Training Page on this site for videos and more background information.



Woodquay Court
Woodquay Court, Woodquay
Galway , County Galway Ireland
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091 565269
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Local Enterprise Office Galway
091 565269
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