Training Team Update for March 30, 2016

All lesson plans in the first workshop are officially in copyediting! This week the conversation continued about our second set of priority plans that will create our second workshop. We have some general consensus on which directions we do/do not want to go in and will continue solidifying our plan during next week’s meeting. More details on all of these things are available in this week’s meeting notes.

Progress on this priority group of plans is:

  • Categories vs Tags – in testing
  • Choosing and Installing Themes – in testing
  • Content Editor Overview – in copyediting
  • Famous 5 Minute Install/One-click Install – in copyediting
  • Local InstallLocal Install A local install of WordPress is a way to create a staging environment by installing a LAMP or LEMP stack on your local computer. – in testing
  • Managing Media – in testing
  • Managing Menus – in testing
  • Managing Post Formats – in testing
  • Managing Widgets – in testing
  • Managing Updates – in testing
  • What to do when You Forget Your Password – in testing

Note: bolded plans are the only plans with remaining work to wrap up in this workshop.

User Plans that are Ready to Test:

  • Backing up Your WordPress Site
  • Basic WordPress Concepts
  • Choosing and Installing Plugins
  • Choosing and Installing Themes
  • How to Find Help with WordPress
  • How to Install WordPress on a Server
  • High Level Overview
  • Intro to Common Plugins
  • Managing Comments
  • Managing Media
  • Managing Menus
  • Managing Post Formats
  • Managing Widgets
  • Managing Updates
  • Overview of the Dashboard
  • Pages vs. Posts
  • Settings Overview
  • Theme CustomizerCustomizer Tool built into WordPress core that hooks into most modern themes. You can use it to preview and modify many of your site’s appearance settings.
  • What is Akismet
  • What to do when you Forget your Password

A full list of plans that are ready to test is located here: