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WordPress CMS Advanced, Part 2: Post & Page Styles

with expert John Wiley & Sons

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Course at a glance

Release date 6/2/2015
Level Intermediate
Runtime 1h 7m
Closed captioning N/A
Transcript N/A
eBooks / courseware Included
Hands-on labs N/A
Sample code N/A
Exams N/A

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Course description

If you already a good knowledge of WordPress CMS, now is the time to advanced your knowledge in this 4 part learning series. In this WordPress CMS Advanced course you’ll look at working with a media library, gallery and the manager interface. You will then move on to Post Formats, Page Templates, Publication and Ordering Content. You’ll next get into the Customization of the site and templates. You’ll then see how to engage your users using many of the WordPress tools. Then you’ll learn how to updated WordPress and its plug-ins, learn to create backups, work with SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and how to secure your site from hackers and spam.


This course assumes familiarity with HTML, CSS, working with web pages and a good understanding of WordPress. This course is part of a 4 part learning series; WordPress CMS Advanced: Media and Manger UI; WordPress CMS Advanced: Post & Page Styles; WordPress CMS Advanced: Customization & Engagement; and WordPress CMS Advanced: SEO & Security. Please view the courses in the order given if you are unfamiliar with the material.

Meet the expert

Our Creative Design courses are presented by experts from Wiley Publishing. Wiley is a global provider of knowledge and knowledge-enabled services that improve outcomes in areas of research, professional practice, and education. They are the publisher of award-winning journals, encyclopedias, books, and online products and services.

Course outline

Post & Page Styles

Post Formats (17:10)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Post Formats (05:34)
  • Post Format Styling (01:28)
  • Page Tempaltes (02:53)
  • Default Post Formats (04:26)
  • More Default Post Formats (02:26)
  • Summary (00:10)
Page Templates (15:44)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Default Page Templates (05:47)
  • Other Themes (02:08)
  • Templates & Content (03:23)
  • Templates in Post Manager (04:05)
  • Summary (00:10)
Publication & Visibility (18:16)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Content Publication (04:44)
  • Scheduling (03:54)
  • Controlling Item Visibility (04:15)
  • More Visibility Options (05:02)
  • Summary (00:10)
Ordering Content (15:52)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Sticky Posts (03:46)
  • Post Display Order (05:23)
  • Menu Order (02:54)
  • Categories Menu (03:27)
  • Summary (00:10)