WordPress training

Search Engine Optimisation Workshop 4th June 2021

This workshop is about Search Engine Optimisation, increasing unique visitors to your website  and getting the right keywords and links to all the pages on your site. Cost per person is €60. It will be held online 4th June 2021 from 10am to 12. To book you can email Sheena at: info@webdesignerwicklow.com

WordPress training site

For WordPress information go to: wptraining.ie



Setting up and developing a Website in WordPress Courses

This WordPress training course is for Beginners and we will train you on setting up and developing a WordPress Website in 3 stages as listed below:

WordPress training courses are held in Web Training Wicklow Offices in  Delgany Co.Wicklow. These courses can be booked by one person or up to a group of 5 people. Total cost is €380 + vat. The course has 3 parts (as listed below) each part is 2 hours and can be booked over 3 days or once a week for 3 weeks.

To book this WordPress course email us at: info@wptraining.ie


Part 1 – Why Online? 


  • The Irish online landscape and what are the benefits to your business
  • The internet and the way it is used
  • Search Engines and how web sites are found .Com & .Ie  log in or log out.
  • Sites that make the first page and why
  • Building online presence


Preparing for your website – Who, What and Why


  • Who are you trying to target
  • What are you trying to sell, promote or inform
  • Why do you want a web site?
  • Picking a Domain name
  • Preparing visual images, content and call to action
  • Set up a Gmail account for Part 2 and 3


Part 2 – Setting up a web site and WordPress


  • Domain name and Cloud hosting
  • The Difference between WordPress.com & WordPress.org
  • Installing WordPress
  • Confirmation details and saving site information
  • Using the Cloud Hosting control panel


Start building a test website with WordPress


  • Setting up a free WordPress website
  • Overview of  the WordPress Dashboard
  • Where to begin and setting up the home page
  • Adding upgrades and plugins
  • Site Settings and adding your location and social networks
  • Picking a theme and preparing your graphic banner
  • Adding images and links to pages
  • Help and support – How to use it
  • Using the Search Engine Optimisation package


Part 3 – Google  – Ad words,  Keywords and Analytics


  • Linking your website to social media sites
  • Using the keywords tools
  • Setting up a Google Ad words campaign
  • Analytics what it is and activating it.
  • Outline other useful google tools: Picasa, Google Maps, You Tube  & Docs


WP Training was set up by Sheena Gogarty a free lance web designer based in Wicklow and she also provides training in the Dublin and Wexford areas.  Sheena has been working in the design industry for 20 years. Sheena has a range of WordPress training courses in Dublin and Wicklow. With her creative skills and technical know-how she can train you in on developing  a web site that is attractive, functional and easily accessed.

How do I get WordPress software?

I . It is best to book your domain name and cloud hosting with a server yourself and make sure that it’s supports WordPress.  Letshost.ie is Irish company that’s supports Wordpress and they have a very helpful support team.

2. We will upload the software to your site during the course if you have  completed the above point .

3. The course will also cover: Setting up pages, adding copy, images, keywords, links and videos.