I want you to understand something. If you are a beginner, starting with WordPress can be a drag. There are so many materials to zift through and tell me, when you are a beginner, how do you know what is the right material to study so you master a subject? Right, that is a little bit of a problem.
So this video is the first out of a series where you will not only have the video with a great tutorial about one of the best WordPress themes around these days, but I am going to point you in the right direction so you know what to do when you want to learn basic WordPress.
First of all, what you see in the video above is an introduction from me (about a minute long) and then a video tutorial from the simplest WordPress theme around: the Divi page builder theme which allows you to build a website by using a drag and drop solution. Easy, huh? But what if you do not even know what WordPress really is? Then this is a bit of a step too far, right? So here we go!
If you want to know what WordPress is, check this page. It is simple and easy to understand and not too much blabla:
Don’t use the Wikipedia definition if you are new to WordPress. It will confuse you with lots of tech terminology.
If you want to know more about WordPress while you go, a very good website is WPBeginner. Below is the link for if you want to know how to install WordPress on your website and it is a very clear explanation:
If you want to know what to do when you have to pick a theme for your WordPress website, you can check the link below:
"Hey It's Bill And Mike, Grab Your 101 Free WordPress Plugins Below"
This blog post explains why I think Elegant Themes is the best theme provider around these days.
If you are really serious about learning WordPress and you think you can get some more than just the basics, the link below will take you to the WordPress walhalla. But beware you have to make sure you understand every single step you learn before you go on to the next step.
Below are the links to two longer tutorials if you decide to take the Divi Theme from Elegant Themes to build your website with. They are extensive and in the description of the videos, you can read exactly where to go in the video for a certain problem you want to tackle. They are simply awesome!
Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_Q63vIiQaA
Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6vMAszsJPpw