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WordPress 3.9 Crash Course – Part 22 – Installing Premium WordPress Themes

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Chances are that if you’re watching this WordPress 3.9 Crash Course video series, you're going to buy a WordPress theme rather than using a free one. You may have already bought the Thesis theme or the Genesis theme or some other premium theme. And most business people running a serious business are not using a

WordPress 3.9 Crash Course – Part 21 – Finding & Installing Free WordPress Themes

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Now we’re going to talk about finding and installing free WordPress Themes. Most of you who are attending or watching this WordPress 3.9 Crash Course are probably using either the Thesis theme or the Genesis theme as your theme so this whole conversation about free themes is not going to be of interest to you

WordPress 3.9 Crash Course – Part 20 – Understanding WordPress Themes

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Next in this WordPress 3.9 Crash Course, we're going to talk about WordPress themes. The difference between this site, beside its content, and this site and this site is the theme. The theme takes content and presents it in a specific way. In fact, here we are looking at this site and our content looks

Lesson 5 – Part 1 – An Introduction to Free WordPress Themes

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Hi and welcome to Lesson 5 of the How to Build a Website Tutorial Series. My name is Melissa and I’ll be your instructor for part of the series. The goal of this tutorial series is to show how you, with basic Word processing and desktop publishing skills, can develop, manage and maintain your own

Lesson 5 – Installing & Using WordPress Themes

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In this video tutorial lesson you will learn how to install and use WordPress themes. Themes are used to customize the overall look, feel and functionality of WordPress business websites.  There are over a thousand free schemes to choose from at Wordress.org.  Fortunately you can easily preview these to see how they'll look on your site. First

Why Do I Teach How to use Filezilla Rather than Using the WordPress Upload System for Installing Plugins and Themes?

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In this session, we discuss why it is essential to learn how to use an FTP when you are developing a website and installing plugins and themes. Although a WordPress site can be created without using FTP you will eventually need to use an FTP and it’s best to learn it at the beginning. Our

Lesson 5 – Part 3 – Activating & Switching Between Themes

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Welcome back to the third part of lesson 5 of the Start Building Your website Here Tutorial series. In this part of the lesson we’re going to activate the Suffusion theme that we downloaded and uploaded to our WordPress site.  So we need to go to our site, which in my case is www.tailoringthesisskins.com. We are going to

Lesson 5 – Part 2 – Download & Install a Free WordPress Theme

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Welcome back to Part 2 of lesson 5 of the Start Building Your Website Here Tutorial series. In this part of the lesson, we are going to download a specific theme and install it on our website. So let's go back to wordpress.org and then go to "extend home" and select "themes" and here we are

Lesson 5 – Part 1 – An Introduction to Free WordPress Themes

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Hi and welcome to Lesson 5 of the Start Building Your Website Here Tutorial Series. My name is Melissa and I’ll be your instructor for part of the series. The goal of this tutorial series is to show how you, with basic Word processing and desktop publishing skills, can develop, manage and maintain your own

Lesson 5 – Installing & Using WordPress Themes

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In this video tutorial lesson we will learn how to install and use WordPress themes. We will be using themes to customize the overall look, feel and functionality of our new WordPress business website. There are over a thousand free schemes to choose from at Wordress.org. Fortunately you can easily preview these to see how

Change the Heading and Tagline Styling in the 2010 Theme for WordPress

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A new member is using the 2010 Theme for WordPress and would like to change the heading, tagline and body font styles and sizes. We demonstrate briefly how you would accomplish this very easily in Thesis Design Options and some of the differences in editing Thesis versus the 2010 Theme. Then we show how to

InMotion Hosting Lesson 3 – Part 4 – Configure WordPress to Act Like a Traditional Website

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Welcome back to Part 4 of Lesson 3 of the Start Building Your Website Here Tutorial Series. In this part of the lesson we are going to continue configuring WordPress but before we do that, we are going to talk a little bit about the different types of sites that WordPress was designed to create.

Lesson 5 – Part 3 – Finding Premium WordPress Themes

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Chances are that if you’re watching this Introduction to WordPress video series, you're going to buy a WordPress theme rather than using a free one. Most of you are working on small business websites and really, for that, you need a premium theme. You may have already bought the Thesis 2 theme or the Genesis

Lesson 5 – Part 2 – Finding Free WordPress Themes

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Now that you have an understanding of how WordPress themes work, we’re going to talk about finding free WordPress Themes. Most of you who are attending or watching this are probably using either the Thesis 2 theme or the Genesis2  theme for your small business sites so this whole conversation about free themes is not

Lesson 5 – Part 1 – Understanding WordPress Themes

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We're going to talk about WordPress themes and how themes affect the look and functionality of a website. Let’s take a look at three different sites that I have up here. The difference between this site, beside its content, and this site and this site is the theme. The theme takes content and presents it