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XChange Training Location London

Use Wordpress websites to Create a user-friendly experience Integrate e-commerce Integrate custom features Easily upload and edit content Ensure search engine optimisation

WordPress Advanced Theme Customisation 1 Day - London

Key Course Details:




- 10am to 5pm


£249 + vat

Take your WordPress knowledge to the next level as you join us to explore the advanced features of custom themes and plug-ins. Learn the tips and techniques that will help make your site or blog stand out.

Our advanced course will help you understand the underlying structure that controls WordPress sites, and will give you the know-how you need to use loops, plug-ins, and themes. We will show you how to enhance navigation, assign permissions to users, and attract people interested in your content. This is the perfect way to enhance your knowledge of managing a CMS-based site or blog.

Take your WordPress knowledge to the next level as you join us to explore the advanced features of custom themes and plug-ins. Learn the tips and techniques that will help make your site or blog stand out.

Our advanced course will help you understand the underlying structure that controls WordPress sites, and will give you the know-how you need to use loops, plug-ins, and themes. We will show you how to enhance navigation, assign permissions to users, and attract people interested in your content. This is the perfect way to enhance your knowledge of managing a CMS-based site or blog.

  • WordPress Advanced Theme Customisation 1 Day

    Course Details

    This 1-day Advanced course takes your existing knowledge of WordPress and enhances it with expert skills for theme customisation and attractive web design. Together, we will discuss the techniques used to maintain a fully featured website or blog. We will take a deep look at how themes work, including the use of template tags and conditional tags, as well as the all-important WordPress Loop. You will also learn how to download, activate, and deactivate WordPress plug-ins. Plus, we will show you what to look out for when searching for a good plug-in.

    Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

    • Customise your site with advanced themes
    • Inspect and manipulate the WordPress Loop
    • Apply tags
    • Create custom navigation menus
    • Assign user roles and permissions
    • Activate plug-ins that enable enhanced features
    • Attract visitors with correct SEO approach for adding title, alt and image names

    Our goal is for you to be able to enhance your existing WordPress installations by improving the form and function of your sites and blogs.

    Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites:

    This course is designed for current users of WordPress looking to enhance their skills and build amazing-looking, accessible websites and blogs.

    You will need basic experience in using WordPress. Ideally, you will have taken our WordPress Essentials Introduction 1 Day course.

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  • Full Course Outline

    The following is a general outline. The range of topics covered during your training is dependent upon student level, time available and preferences of your course booking.

    Detailed Wordpress Theme Overview
    • Anatomy of a Wordpress Theme
    • How Themes work
    • Template files
    • Typical Template files/folders included in a Theme
    • The Wordpress Loop
    • The Functions File
    • Template Tags
    • Conditional Tags
    Modifying a Wordpress Theme: Getting started
    • Choosing a Wordpress Theme to modify
    • Category Templates
    • The Template Hierarchy
    • Understanding what to look for in plug-ins
    • How to view plug-in files with the editor and read the TXT files for instructions
    • Downloading and activating plug-ins
    • De-activating and deleting plug-ins
    Security and Login
    • Admin roles and permissions
    • Security with Wordpress
    • Creating custom menus
    Wordpress Theme Compatibility and Upgrades
    • Upgrading a Wordpress Theme
    • Theme compatibility with Wordpress Upgrades
    • Theme compatibility with Plug-in
  • Location Details

    This course is provided at the XChange Training London training centre based at:

    5 St John’s Lane
    EC1M 4BH

    St John’s Lane is located in the heart of Clerkenwell close to the junction of Farringdon and Clerkenwell Road. Farringdon tube & train station is just a few minutes away and the training centre can also be accessed from Chancery Lane and Barbican tubes in about 10 minutes. There is also easy direct access by bus from Waterloo (243) and West End (55) with nearby stops.

    Daily course times run between 10am and 4:30pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.

    View Full details of our London Training Venue and Course options

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  • WordPress Advanced 1 Day - Upcoming London Course Dates

    Next 30 May - 30 May £249 + vat
    Next 03 Aug - 03 Aug £249 + vat
    Next 28 Sep - 28 Sep £249 + vat
    Next 19 Nov - 19 Nov £249 + vat
  • Client Reviews

    "Very pleased with the course - fast paced, we covered a lot, but our instructor was very happy to stop and go over things if anyone hadn't understood. "

    Josephine Kane, Wesminster Uni, WordPress - 2 Day Masterclass

    "Good vibe, small classes overall very good."

    Adam Donovan, Dental Design, WordPress - 1 Day Advanced

    "Very good and extremely informative. Complicated enough to be challenging yet explained well enough to not put me off. Thanks!"

    Will Jobbins, Freelance, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

    "The course was packed with information and insider tips I would never have known about without attending. I'm brimming with information!"

    Lucy Lund, Getty Images, WordPress - 3 Day Masterclass with SEO Optimisation

    "Excellent course. I have a better understanding of WordPress and feel confident to make greater use of it by improving the website my company currently has. I only booked a one day course but will certainly consider booking the second day at a later stage."

    Angela Russell, Decision Lab, WordPress - 1 Day Introduction

    "This is the second course provided by XChange that I've taken and both were excellent. Our trainer was an expert in Wordpress and I've learned a great deal from this course. Thank you very much! "

    Danielle Macedo, University of Westminster, WordPress - 2 Day Masterclass

    "The instructor was great - patient, knowledgeable, friendly and fun. Had a great two days and feel confident in working with WordPress now."

    Lisa Marie Rae, Getty Images, WordPress - 2 Day Masterclass

    "The course was well structured and the small class size was great. The tutor managed to tailor it to our needs too which was great."

    Jessica Croome, The Creative Clinic, WordPress - 1 Day Advanced

    "A really good course. I've enjoyed it very much and can't wait to put it all into action."

    John Cox, MannaHealth, WordPress - 2 Day Introduction

    "Great content and excellent instructor - really useful course."

    Heather Grimes, FMC, WordPress - 1 Day Introduction