WordPress Pt II

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Announcement: Free Resource and Moodle Help

Hi Everybody,

Great first class! It’s a joy to be up in front of an audience who’s not allowed to leave and is compelled to listen. Just sending this email to give you a couple of resources.
Class Blog
Anytime I make an announcement I post it to the class blog as well. I also post tutorials and

By |April 11th, 2014|WordPress Pt II|Comments Off on Announcement: Free Resource and Moodle Help

Welcome to WP Lab! Here’s Some Troubleshooting and Resources

Hi Everybody,

I thought I would send out an email to let you know a few things adn to help prepare you for the first class.

This quarter will be a bit different than the previous web lab. We’ll be doing less lecture and more collaboration. By that I mean we will do no classwide activities in

By |April 9th, 2014|WordPress Pt II|Comments Off on Welcome to WP Lab! Here’s Some Troubleshooting and Resources

Doing Well in this Class

WordPress Lab is likely quite different from your typical class. You’ll be learning to code, learning to use WordPress, and learning more about the Internet than you ever thought you would. The things you’re going to learn are very different from what you’re used to so you’re going to have to go about learning them

By |April 3rd, 2014|WordPress Pt I, WordPress Pt II|Comments Off on Doing Well in this Class

WP Theme Roundups

This post was created to serve as a repository of WordPress themes that we come across.
7 Free WordPress Theme Releases from Themes4all
http://www.wpdailythemes.com/freethemes/7-free-theme-releases/
5 Free Content Focused WordPress Themes
http://www.wpdailythemes.com/freethemes/5-free-content-focused-wordpress-themes/
Free WordPress Themes: March 2014 Edition
http://torquemag.io/free-wordpress-themes-march-2014-edition/
Single Page Themes
http://wplift.com/single-page-wordpress-themes
Single page WordPress themes are a great way to quickly put up a site which doesn’t require huge amounts of information to

By |March 27th, 2014|WordPress Pt I, WordPress Pt II|Comments Off on WP Theme Roundups

How to: Import and Export WP Content

Sometimes you need to move a lot of content from one WordPress site to another. Conventional wisdom tells you to copy paste all you posts and pages, but that would take forever. We want something quicker. That’s why we have an import and export function built into WordPress.
Exporting Content
This part is really easy. Just go

By |April 14th, 2013|WordPress Pt I, WordPress Pt II|Comments Off on How to: Import and Export WP Content

How To: Install WordPress Manually

Doing it this way is not necessarily necessary, but it teaches you to be very self reliant. It’s also crucial to know if you want to set up a WordPress development environment on you home computer using MAMP or WAMP.

Step 1: Download WordPress
We need to get an up to date copy of WP. Go to WordPress.org and

By |April 1st, 2013|WordPress Pt II|Comments Off on How To: Install WordPress Manually

How To: Change Your cPanel Password

When you buy your domain with Lithium, they send you a username and password to access the backend of your site. They’re both strings of random characters. The username cannot be change, but fortunately the password can.
Login to Lithium Client Area
Either go to www.lithiumhosting.com and click “Sign In” in the upper right corner. Or go

By |February 20th, 2013|WordPress Pt I, WordPress Pt II|Comments Off on How To: Change Your cPanel Password