Explore concepts including WordPress fundamentals, creating custom themes, designing for dynamic websites, website maintenance, and extending WordPress
Evaluate hundreds of freely available themes that allow you to change the look and feel of a WordPress website with ease
Practice mobile applications and responsive design
About this course:
WordPress is a popular tool for designers and developers alike that has grown from an open source blog application to a powerful and extendable publishing platform. The WordPress community has created hundreds of freely available themes that allow you to change the look and feel of a WordPress website with ease. Modifying existing themes and creating custom ones can be a daunting task for the uninitiated. In this project-based course, students design and develop a dynamic website utilizing WordPress as a Content Management System (CMS). Concepts include WordPress fundamentals, creating custom themes, designing for multiple devices, website maintenance, and extending WordPress.