Learn strategies for getting students. up and running with WordPress and then providing them behind the scenes support in a way that builds trust with your students.
- [Voiceover] Now that your students have accounts…and sites, let's look at how to support them.…WordPress is a great platform for students…because it's very easy to use…and there's a ton of great support sites…already available on line.…You'll need to use your judgment…as to which online resources are most appropriate…for the age of your students…and what the learning objectives are for your class.…For higher ed students,…I found that a quick overview of the basics…is generally enough to get these students up and running.…Then, as they begin asking questions,…if one of their peers hasn't already figured it out,…point them to online resources…such as the WordPress titles on Lynda.com…or how to properly search for the answers on Google…or YouTube.…
With so much great information on line,…you can really leverage your role as a learning coach…by helping them learn how to seek out technical information…while focusing on their content creation.…There may be times when it would be helpful…or even necessary to provide additional support…
- Creating a test environment to configure WordPress Multisite
- Designing a Multisite network
- Manually creating a Multisite network
- Creating new sites
- Managing access and privacy settings
- Adding and managing users
- Managing plugins and themes across multiple sites
- Creating a site template
- Aggregating posts in a Multisite network
- Supporting students
- Exporting student sites
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Designing a Multisite Network
3. Creating a Multisite Network
4. Managing a Multisite Network
5. Managing a Multisite Network of Classes
6. Managing a Multisite Network for Students
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