WordPress Training

How WordPress training can help you

  • Published on December 12, 2019
How WordPress training can help you

WordPress is the most popular content management system (CMS) used for websites, with one out of every three websites using it. WordPress training helps you to be able to create, edit, and manage a WordPress website. Whether learning WordPress to manage your own site, or to improve career prospects, WordPress training is a smart investment for anyone who needs to create or manage web content.

About the author

Christopher Smith

Christopher Smith is president of American Graphics Institute in Boston, Massachusetts. He is the publisher and editor of the Digital Classroom book series, which have sold more than one million copies. At American Graphics Institute, he provides strategic technology consulting to marketing professionals, publishers and to large technology companies including Google, Apple, Microsoft, and HP. An expert on web analytics and digital marketing, he delivers Google Analytics training along with workshops on digital marketing topics. He is also the author of more than 10 books on electronic publishing tools and technologies, including the Adobe Creative Cloud for Dummies. Christopher did his undergraduate studies the at the University of Minnesota, and then worked for Quark, Inc. prior to joining American Graphics Institute where he has worked for 20 years.

WordPress replacing Dreamweaver

  • Published on December 11, 2019
WordPress replacing Dreamweaver

WordPress is replacing Dreamweaver as the tool of choice for many web designers, and this change is also happening in the digital marketing certificate program offered at American Graphics Institute. Individuals can continue to enroll in public WordPress classes as well as Dreamweaver courses. Public workshops for both will continue to be delivered, but those enrolled in the longer-term certificate programs will focus on WordPress instead of Dreamweaver.

About the author

Christopher Smith

Christopher Smith is president of American Graphics Institute in Boston, Massachusetts. He is the publisher and editor of the Digital Classroom book series, which have sold more than one million copies. At American Graphics Institute, he provides strategic technology consulting to marketing professionals, publishers and to large technology companies including Google, Apple, Microsoft, and HP. An expert on web analytics and digital marketing, he delivers Google Analytics training along with workshops on digital marketing topics. He is also the author of more than 10 books on electronic publishing tools and technologies, including the Adobe Creative Cloud for Dummies. Christopher did his undergraduate studies the at the University of Minnesota, and then worked for Quark, Inc. prior to joining American Graphics Institute where he has worked for 20 years.

WordPress training good choice for web pros

  • Published on September 29, 2018
WordPress training good choice for web pros

The popularity of website content management systems (CMS) has driven their use to nearly half of all websites, with WordPress taking the top spot among all sites that use a website CMS. WordPress now manages one out of three websites on the Internet. Nearly one-third of all websites use a single platform, and it is WordPress.

About the author

Christopher Smith

Christopher Smith is president of American Graphics Institute in Boston, Massachusetts. He is the publisher and editor of the Digital Classroom book series, which have sold more than one million copies. At American Graphics Institute, he provides strategic technology consulting to marketing professionals, publishers and to large technology companies including Google, Apple, Microsoft, and HP. An expert on web analytics and digital marketing, he delivers Google Analytics training along with workshops on digital marketing topics. He is also the author of more than 10 books on electronic publishing tools and technologies, including the Adobe Creative Cloud for Dummies. Christopher did his undergraduate studies the at the University of Minnesota, and then worked for Quark, Inc. prior to joining American Graphics Institute where he has worked for 20 years.

WordPress courses updated

  • Published on September 27, 2018
WordPress courses updated

American Graphics Institute is offering new options for learning WordPress, with the addition of advanced WordPress courses that have been added to the lineup of existing WordPress classes which have been available for many years, along with new delivery formats. The new advanced WordPress class runs over two-days, and covers topics involved with customizing or modifying a standard installation and theme as well as template files. It is available in Boston or online.

About the author

Christopher Smith

Christopher Smith is president of American Graphics Institute in Boston, Massachusetts. He is the publisher and editor of the Digital Classroom book series, which have sold more than one million copies. At American Graphics Institute, he provides strategic technology consulting to marketing professionals, publishers and to large technology companies including Google, Apple, Microsoft, and HP. An expert on web analytics and digital marketing, he delivers Google Analytics training along with workshops on digital marketing topics. He is also the author of more than 10 books on electronic publishing tools and technologies, including the Adobe Creative Cloud for Dummies. Christopher did his undergraduate studies the at the University of Minnesota, and then worked for Quark, Inc. prior to joining American Graphics Institute where he has worked for 20 years.

How to Learn WordPress

  • Published on September 19, 2018
How to Learn WordPress

WordPress is used for creating, managing and hosting websites. It is a content management system (CMS) that runs on a server, whether connected to the wider Internet to display a website, or internally within an organization’s network to display pages privately to users on an intranet. WordPress makes it possible for non-technical users to easily add content to a website, or edit existing website content such as text and images.

About the author

Christopher Smith

Christopher Smith is president of American Graphics Institute in Boston, Massachusetts. He is the publisher and editor of the Digital Classroom book series, which have sold more than one million copies. At American Graphics Institute, he provides strategic technology consulting to marketing professionals, publishers and to large technology companies including Google, Apple, Microsoft, and HP. An expert on web analytics and digital marketing, he delivers Google Analytics training along with workshops on digital marketing topics. He is also the author of more than 10 books on electronic publishing tools and technologies, including the Adobe Creative Cloud for Dummies. Christopher did his undergraduate studies the at the University of Minnesota, and then worked for Quark, Inc. prior to joining American Graphics Institute where he has worked for 20 years.