The only purpose of this page is for participants of our WordPress Starter Course to download a few pictures to create galleries and slide shows. If you are not a participant, please ignore this page. If you are participating in the course right now, please download these 3 photos to your desktop. Right click each … Continue reading Starter Course download
Learn how to create your own website in a course tailored to the silver generation - or anybody who didn't grow up with technology. In most WordPress Starter courses I teach, I usually have one or two people who are not 100% comfortable with a laptop. They do ok, follow all instructions but honestly are exhausted … Continue reading Over 50? Need a website?
After being asked by many people how to use WordPress.org, I’m excited to say that I have written a new course, which will cover: ‘How to use WordPress.org, set up a hosting account, install WordPress to it, upload themes and plugins, and customise your site using a mobile-ready theme and page creation plugin to create … Continue reading New WordPress.org course in Dublin
I can highly recommend Julie WordPressTraining.ie. Though Julie runs classes she provided this training at my own home to suit my individual needs. Though I had basic WordPress skills - voluntary running a church parish site I had many sticking points and issues. Julie went through these individual issues with me, also providing me with … Continue reading Another testimonial about customised WordPress training:
"I am a student of Photography, and I am half way through a BA(hons) degree with the University of Creative Art in London. I am doing the course online. This year I was asked to open a blog, and record my thesis and assignments in this new format, so that it would be easy for my … Continue reading Testimonial by Michael Cummins
"I found Julie excellent at explaining the many different aspects and nuances of WordPress. The course presentation was professional yet easy to follow throughout. The follow on support was also very helpful and demonstrated Julie’s genuine interest in her students coming away with a comprehensive understanding of WordPress. I would highly recommend Julie’s course to … Continue reading Testimonial by Stephen, Hosford Property Consultants
"I found Julie’s one on one training really great she tailored our few hours to working directly on our website and addressing issues that I had encountered. The training was so helpful and has given me the tools to maintain and update our website on a daily basis. Julie also has no issue answering questions … Continue reading Testimonial by Dee Nyhan, Full Circle Financial Services Limited
"A couple of years ago I was working for an NGO, and part of my role at the time was to maintain the organisation's online presence using WordPress as their web platform. During that time, I attended a WordPress Course that Julie was running. The course fully met my needs for the role at the … Continue reading Testimonial by Joanna Dunne, Joey Dunne Photography
I'm back from maternity leave and have confirmed our next WordPress Starter Course for Wednesday February 24th. We will meet at 9.45am at the Open College in Dublin 18 and will finish around 2pm. The course is very interactive, all participants will set up their own WordPress.com site and work on it during the day. … Continue reading New WordPress 4.0 Starter Training in Dublin 2016
Our next WordPress training courses - Starter and Advanced Course - for May and June are confirmed. These courses will be our last for the year, as I'll be going on maternity leave then. The WordPress Starter course will cover how to set up a WordPress.com site from scratch and will have a fully functioning … Continue reading WordPress training courses in May and June 2015
People ask me this question all the time: 'Can I use the free version of WordPress.com to build a small business website?' The simple answer is 'Yes, you can'. WordPress.com is easy to set up (as part of the Starter training course it takes about 10 minutes) and offers over 340 themes (layouts) for your … Continue reading Can small businesses use WordPress.com to build their website?
As part of our WordPress Advanced Course we cover how to embed Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube videos to a blog post or page. One of our students last Saturday embedded this video; I really like it, it's hilarious and relevant to us in Ireland with our upcoming referendum next month on 'Same sex marriage'. Enjoy … Continue reading Add YouTube videos to your WordPress site