Wordpress Theme Management Intermediate Level

Managing Wordpress Themes. Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes.

Themes. Templates. Widgets. And, is that code?!!

For virtual assistants who are new to Wordpress and web design in general, Wordpress theme management takes a guided tour through the installation, setup, and customization of Wordpress themes. After this course, students will have the tools and resources to approach a clients site, (or their own!) with confidence, and know how to update a website’s core design responsibility.

In this course you will learn:

  • Initial Setup - How to install free and paid themes
  • Child Themes - How to protect your custom changes from future maintenance
  • Global Settings - How to configure the global settings and navigation on the theme
  • Widgets - What Wordpress widgets are and when to use them
  • Custom code - How to add custom code in the theme interface
  • Advanced Editor Options - How to access the base theme code, and how to add additional functionality (advanced)
  • Staging - How to create a safe staging environment to test out new themes against existing content without worrying about breaking the website.

In addition, this course contains bonus Pocket Guide content for those looking to create or enhance their current web design skillset by learning the basics of HTML and CSS, within the context of enhancing your theme design, and testing out code in CodePen.

Published 2021



Your Instructor


Emily Boucher
Emily Boucher

Emily Boucher lives in Toronto, Ontario (EST), and hase been working in web development for the past three years. She is skilled at troubleshooting and building websites, as well as developing tracking systems for projects. Emily is also able to manage Agile project management systems, as well as troubleshoot software issues directly with customer service as a web developer.

In previous positions, colleagues have recognized Emily as being easy to work with, hardworking, driven. In general, she is passionate about organization, sustainability, and making new things by hand - that includes cooking, baking, gardening and textiles.


Course Curriculum


  Welcome To Wordpress Theme Management
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  Theme Editor
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  Theme Changes
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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
Due to the nature of this course being information based we do not offer a money back guarantee. We price fairly, and fully assess the course before launching and assure quality. Please contact us at [email protected] to submit your experience. Thank you!

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