Beyond the basics—Advanced WordPress & Basic WordPress Theme editing class booking now

Know the basics of WordPress, but want to take things to the “next level” and start editing your own themes and doing more advanced things with WordPress? My follow up class to my Websites with WordPress class is booking now through UBC Continuing Studies: This course is designed for the WordPress.org user who wants to […]

Learn how to build a website with WordPress—One day class booking now

Have you wanted to step up your website a notch using WordPress, but felt daunted by the technology? Feel daunted no more! My one-day class on Building a Website with WordPress is back at UBC Saturday June 2nd! Learn how to make a professional looking website using the WordPress blogging platform. Beginning with WordPress.com, you […]

Sign up now for my full-day podcasting class—space is limited!

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Sure, by day I’m a mild-mannered Community Coordinator for Simply.ca, but on certain weekends I turn into … A teacher. Actually, you all know that I live for teaching and helping people, so in all honesty I’m really a teacher all the time. In this particular case, however, I’m talking about my Introduction to Audio […]

Teaching WordPress and not installing WordPress

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In addition to breaking new ground for myself by presenting my class slides from my iPad, in my Building Websites with WordPress class on Saturday (there might still be space available) I’m also trying something pretty new (for me) in teaching how to use WordPress—I’m going to focus 90% of the class using just WordPress.com. […]

Teaching Sans Laptop for the First Time

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I’ve been teaching classes through UBC Continuing Ed for a good couple years now. I teach building websites with WordPress (for normal people, e.g. no coding) and Podcasting 101. Both are fun to teach and every time I teach them I get better at presenting the topics. Yeah the first couple were a little rough, […]