In April 2023, the Training team published the following resources on Learn WordPress.
Lesson plans are teaching guides ideal for MeetupMeetup All local/regional gatherings that are officially a part of the WordPress world but are not WordCamps are organized through https://www.meetup.com/. A meetup is typically a chance for local WordPress users to get together and share new ideas and seek help from one another. Searching for ‘WordPress’ on meetup.com will help you find options in your area. organizers and trainers to use when facilitating a WordPress learning session.
Tutorials are short, standalone videos ideal for on-demand direct learners. They can also be shown in Meetups and other WordPress events.
- Add media and Openverse images to your content directly from the Inserter
- Adding a sticky header or banner
- Creating a custom template with the WordPress site editor
- Custom post types and capabilities
- Developing with user roles and capabilities
- Extending WordPress: common security vulnerabilities
- Importing widget areas from a classic theme to a block theme
- Rapid Website Recreation
- Using Block Patterns
- Using Template Parts
Online Workshops are free live events that cover a wide variety of topics relating to WordPress. These are safe spaces where attendees can ask questions, exchange theories, and develop new ideas. You can sign up to an upcoming Online Workshop, or watch a recording!
- 17 Online Workshops facilitated
- Of which 1 were Japanese
- Average of 26 attendees per workshop
- For WordPress Users (English)
- A Beginner’s Guide to Setting Up a Basic Website: Content Planning
- A Beginner’s Guide to Setting Up a Basic Website: Website Design
- A Guide to Open Source and WordPress
- Building a page with only patterns
- Exploring some of the new 6.2 WordPress features
- How to add a blog or news page to a WordPress website
- How to create a website on mobile (Part 2)
- Updating a blog’s design (Informal live stream) – Part 3
- For WordPress Developers (English)
- For WordPress Contributors (English)
In addition to creating content, the Training Team also works on projects to advance the Learn WordPress site’s presence in the WordPress community. Here are projects the team worked on in April
- Recap: Content Localization Foundations Project – 28 volunteers created 36 pieces of localized content across 10 locales.
- Individual Learning Survey for the Needs Analysis – Assess the community’s learning needs to focus future content creation efforts on high-impact material. We are in the midway of creating a report.
- Developments and Customizations for Training and Learn Website – Proposing custom GutenbergGutenberg The Gutenberg project is the new Editor Interface for WordPress. The editor improves the process and experience of creating new content, making writing rich content much simpler. It uses ‘blocks’ to add richness rather than shortcodes, custom HTML etc. https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/ blocks for meeting recap notes, faculty meetings, onboarding posts, etc. This will help to speed up adding/editing the content part.
- Creating Learning Pathways for Learn WordPress – Proposal submitted on Learning pathways. Basically, they are a structured sequence of educational experiences or courses that are designed to help individuals acquire knowledge and skills in a specific field or discipline.
- Introduction to WordPress Development syllabus – This course includes all the topics relevant to the beginner WordPress developer.
These resources are available to use and promote. If you would like to contribute to Learn WordPress, come complete our team onboarding and join an upcoming meeting.