WordPress: Level 1 (Introduction)

Learn the basics of WordPress in this introductory course, and the specifics of BU's WordPress installation. You will learn how to log into WordPress and navigate the editing and site-management tools, including adding images and links. You'll work with custom plugins such as the Restrict Access tools and Add A Link. You will learn how to get a site at BU for your department or yourself.

Sections

Monday, July 12, 2021 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Medical Campus
Online (Med Campus) room , .
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Charles River Campus
Online (Charles River Campus) room , .

WordPress: Level 2

This course assumes some basic experience with WordPress, such as IS&T's WordPress Introduction training.

This course introduces higher-level features of WordPress, including several custom plugins unique to BU. Topics covered include collecting data with forms; faculty profiles; section editing for granular control over who can edit what content; and visual and layout design options including slideshows.

Sections

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Medical Campus
Online (Med Campus) room , .
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Charles River Campus
Online (Charles River Campus) room , .