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All the Basics of Using Genesis 2 – Part 3 – Which Genesis 2 Child Themes are Suitable for Small Business Websites?

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Now that you know how Genesis 2 child themes work let's talk about the three different types of child themes. From my perspective, there are those that are suitable for blogging only, there are those that are suitable for small business websites and there are specialty themes. If you're not a beginner then the distinction

All the Basics of Using Genesis 2 – Part 2 – Understanding how Child Themes Work in Genesis 2

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In my discussion of the benefits of Genesis 2 I've thrown out this word "child themes". Most of you know what that means but for those of you who are new to WordPress and Genesis, a child theme is a theme that requires another theme to operate. Child Themes build on or modify the parent

All the Basics of Using Genesis 2 – Part 1 – The Benefits of Using Genesis 2 for a Small Business Website

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I spend most of my time on BYOBWebsite teaching people how to build small business websites, not blogs or personal websites. I teach people who are generally trying to make money off of their website either through getting new customers, new clients, new leads or selling their products. So the first question I think we

All the Basics of Using Genesis 2

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Here you will learn about the benefits of using Genesis Theme 2 for a small business website and how Genesis and Child Themes work. We also cover which Child Themes are suitable for small business websites. Then we delve into the specifics of using Genesis from installing it for the first time to setting up the layout and each of the Pages. If you are new to Genesis 2 this seminar is perfect for you.

Lesson 12 – Part 1 – WordPress and Genesis as a Content Management System (CMS)

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Good evening everybody and welcome to this Thursday evening edition of How to Build a Professional Website Using the Genesis theme and WordPress. This is Lesson 12 and tonight, we will be talking about how to add blog functionality to a Genesis theme site. We're going to start off this conversation with terminology that may

Lesson 7 – Part 1 – The Type of Site We Are Creating

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Good evening everybody and welcome to Lesson 7 of the Start Building Your Website Here Tutorial Series. This is the part of the series related to creating a professional website using the Genesis theme. In Lesson 7, we're going to talk about how you organize a professional services site and we’ll get the first part

Lesson 6 – Part 5 – Types of Genesis 2 Child Themes

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There a variety of types of Child Themes and because I teach people how to build business websites, my focus is on Child Themes that would be suitable for small business sites. I've categorized Genesis Child Themes into 3 groups. In fact, I have several handouts on the site. If we come over here to

Lesson 6 – Part 4 – Genesis Parent Theme & Child Theme

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If you have any experience of working in WordPress and using themes, you're familiar with the idea of installing a theme, however, the Genesis theme uses something called Child Themes. A Child Theme is not something that Genesis invented, it was in fact invented by WordPress. Child Themes are a way of augmenting an existing

Lesson 6 – Part 2 – The Type of Site We Are Creating

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Let's talk about the kind of site that we're creating using the Genesis theme and WordPress. The kind of site we're creating is a website that is suitable for service professionals that looks good on mobile devices. Building a Site with a Responsive Design This is the first course that I've taught that includes responsive

Lesson 6 – Part 1 – Course Introduction

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Good evening everybody and welcome to Lesson 6 of our Build a Professional Website Using the Genesis theme and WordPress. This is Lesson 6 out of 14 Lessons. Lessons 1 through 5 are already completed in on the site and they take a person from the beginning up to the point at which WordPress is

Lesson 6 – Installing Genesis & the Agency Child Theme

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Lesson 6, Installing the Genesis theme and the Agency Child Theme, introduces our Build a Professional Website Using Genesis and WordPress course. The first five lessons are generic to WordPress and it is not until Lesson 6 that we get specifically to working with the Genesis theme and the Agency child theme. Here you will

Build a Professional Website Using Genesis and WordPress

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This is a new 9 lesson series that teaches a beginner how to create a professional website using WordPress and the Genesis Theme Framework.  If you are an independent professional, solo-preneur or small business owner who wants to create their own mobile ready website then this course is tailor made for you.  We focus on