WordPress (WP) is the most popular content management system (CMS) for website and blog design. During the first week, you will learn or refresh your knowledge of all the initial steps and the required elements for having a website. Then, find out how to build a simple WP website or blog. Topics include introduction to CMS, WP installation and setup, page and content creation, administration, themes (selection, purchase, installation and setup), working with widgets and plugins, and more. Finally, acquire advanced knowledge about WP options and features. You will learn how to modify WP webpages by hand-coding, learn about simple yet effective search engine optimization (SEO) techniques that improve your website ranking, and much more. After successfully completing the WordPress Certificate, you will know how to build a WP website or blog, customize your site by hand-coding HTML, CSS and PHP, know necessary regular WP maintenance, create WP website backups, and know how to apply SEO techniques. Three one-month courses.