December 12, 2011 By The Blog Designer Network
|When:||Back to Calendar » January 12, 2012 @ 6:00 pm – February 1, 2012 @ 8:00 pm|
|Repeats:||Weekly until January 26, 2012|
Learn how to design and code blogs for both Blogger and WordPress in this four-week workshop that focuses on building your own blog design business from the ground up. From good design principles to CSS and HTML, this all-inclusive course includes an e-Book, video recordings, unlimited assistance, and more. See below for details.
Week 1: Learning Design
This week will go over how to design graphics using your OWN photo editing software! You may choose to use Adobe Photoshop (suggested) or choose from a variety of both inexpensive or free photo editing programs from our approved list. This session will focus on teaching good design principles, how to use your software, and incorporating external graphics into blog designs.
Week 2: Blogger Installation
This week will be dedicated to learning how to install a full blog layout on the the most popular blogging platform!
Week 3: WordPress Installation
This week you will learn how to set up and install your own self-hosted WordPress website/blog using the Genesis Theme Framework by Studiopress.
Week 4: Business Practices
From setting up your own services, to understanding taxes, to dealing with clients – this week is the final step before starting your own design business!
Included with this workshop: – *NEW* Weekly tests and homework. (Hey, it’s a good thing…we promise!) – *NEW* Comprehensive e-Book with each course. – Video copies of each course. – Unlimited help and support for up to 1 month after your graduation. – Membership to a forum where you can ask for help, post questions, and more.
– *NEW* Special exclusive discounts for select websites such as iStockphoto.com, hosting providers, and more.