Introduction to WordPress

Presented by: Ian Roller

The presentation will take participants through the setting up of a WordPress site, installing themes and plugins and adding content. There would also be a short demonstration of plugins that may be useful for improving the design and interactivity of a site.

Presenter Biography:

Ian Roller has been working in education for 22 years. Over this time he has taught video production and computer applications to all age groups from 8 to 80. He has a certificate in Visual Media, a Diploma in IT and a Teaching Diploma in IT. He is currently a project coordinator with the Dublin Institute of Technology CLiC programme supporting local DEIS schools and community groups with their various ICT requirements. He has supported over a dozen schools develop their WordPress websites and also uses WordPress for the primary school news website