Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding key content to the site, part of WordPress DIY: Community Website.
- Once all the content from the site inventory…has been created, it's time to move that content…onto the live site, and build out the structure…and framework of the site itself.…I've set up a standard WordPress site…on my SiteGround account.…You can see it right here, and you can also…visit the final product of this course…by going to community.wpdiy.net/wp…Right now this is stock WordPress.…You can see here on the front page…we have the "Hello world!" post.…There's also a sample page inside the site,…and the site is currently running the 2015 theme.…
If you watched the WordPress DIY:Setting up WordPress course…you should be at the exact same point I am right now…when we get started.…As our team prepared the content…from the content inventory for the site,…we placed everything in a folder,…and that folder is now on my desktop.…Here you see everything that will go on the final site.…A have a document that contains…all the written content for the different pages,…posts, events, and even some demo community listings.…
Find more courses in this series in our WordPress DIY playlist.
- Understanding your site goals
- Making a content inventory
- Choosing a theme and plugins
- Configuring the menus and layout
- Extending functionality with plugins
- Adding forums, events, and forms to your website
- Importing WordPress users as community members
- Securing your site and managing spam
Skill Level Beginner
1. Preparing to Build a Site
Adding a custom menu3m 45s
2. Picking and Configuring a Theme
3. Extending Functionality with Plugins
4. Going Live
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