Who would this course suit?
This course is specifically aimed anyone who is starting their own business or is currently running the business, but doesn’t want to pay out thousands of pounds on a website they could build and develop themselves. At the end of the 2 day training, you will have a fully functioning, fully customisable website that will not only be visually appealing, instantly searchable and easy to manage, but also a site that will work on several levels – an image / catalogue that sells, a portfolio that entices, a platform to deliver news and opinion in the form of a blog
SEO – Will my website be registered with Google?
During the course we will show you how to register your website with Google. We will teach you all the basics of SEO and how to set up and manage the strategy yourself. Most marketing agencies charge around £300 – £500 per month to run SEO campaigns for you. This means you will literally save thousands of pounds every year just by attending this course. In short, if you follow the guidelines provided to you on the course, you have every chance of getting your website to the top of Google for your ideal customer to find you.
Web Design Courses Manchester – Outline:
Web Design courses – Day 1 – you will learn the fundamentals of setting up a website using both online web applications, and free open-source web apps that are installed on hosted servers. We will take you through the platform options and show you how to get started with advice on concept, audience, design and layout. You will learn to embed multimedia, make your content stand out on search engines, and connect your site with social media. You will also learn how to optimise your images/video/audio for web display and learn fundamental actions that will automate processes saving you hours and hours of work:
Inside the CMS of a pre-installed website
Resizing & optimising images for website
Creating a Menu for HOME – ABOUT – SERVICES – GALLERY – BLOG – CONTACT US
Create on-line photo galleries
Add videos and audio to your site
Add google analytics and webmasters code to track the visitors to your site
Editing the layout and colours of your website
Installing and using widgets and plugins to extend the functionality of your site (creating shopping cart functionality, Newsletters Subscription)
Web Design courses Manchester – Day 2 will be the creation of your own website using your preferred system, with personalised, one-on-one advise and support from the tutor. Typical areas covered, but not limited to will be:
Installing Your own personal Website
Setting up your emails – login access etc
Creating your own personal website
Layout and site presentation of your website
Content creation with posts, pages and menu navigation
adding creative features to your website such as Banners, rotating images, videos etc
Web Design courses Manchester – Lesson Structure:
Project-led practical exercise
Web Design Entry Requirements:
No previous experience is necessary. Students should be fluent in English.
Web Design courses Manchester – About the Tutor: Credentials and Experience
Derek Tierney has over 10 years’ experience in Web Design and Digital Marketing as a Marketing Director for BT. He is currently Managing Director of Hot Web Design and was appointed in January 2014 as the Marketing Director for JCI – JCI are a not for profit organisation who support young entrepreneurs and young business leaders in realising their potential, acting as mentors and giving guidance in their careers.
Web Design courses Manchester General info
Once you have booked the course you will be sent a link where you help us understand what you would like to achieve from the course. Ie. What type of site are you looking to build? What is the name of your company? What is the .co.uk domain name you would like us to purchase on your behalf etc. (We will purchase any available .co.uk domain name registered FREE for 1 year (usual cost £20.) You will be encouraged to bring with you images and text content describing the key parts of your business. If this is not possible, training content will be available for students to use
Web Design courses Manchester – Tools
Please bring with you a laptop and a charger. Website design via a tablet is not advisable since we will be downloading software that will be required for ongoing development of your website.
Enquiries 07825153020 firstname.lastname@example.org
Full Course Listing: www.hotwebdesigner.co.uk
Notice of Cancellation: Please inform us as soon as possible if you are unable to attend a course. There is a cancellation fee of 15% (of overall course cost) on all course bookings. It is not possible to refund any cancellation made less than 14 days prior to course start date.
Non-attendance of courses: Please be aware that if you do miss any sessions, these cannot be transferred to another course.
Non transferable: Bookings for workshops & courses are non-transferable. You must attend the course or workshop you have booked a place on, on the correct dates and at the stated times. Cancellation policy rules apply.
Punctuality: It is very important that all course participants arrive in plenty of time. If you find yourself running late on the day of the course, please let us know as soon as possible.
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