An introduction to building, customizing, and publishing your website, with an emphasis on creating a self-hosted site with WordPress.org. SquareSpace users are also encouraged to attend - many of the same HTML and CSS techniques will work there too! Participants without personal websites will have access to a sample WordPress.org site to practice customizing during the workshop.
This is a beginner/intermediate workshop. Some basic knowledge of HTML and/or CSS is helpful, but not necessary.
Social Media Necessities, Part II: Facebook and Instagram, Saturday, April 15th, 2:30-4pm: Use your social media accounts for more than just socializing! Find out about how to use your personal Facebook and Instagram accounts to help you build your personal or professional brand. Part of the Digital Literacies - Social Media workshop series.
Social Media Necessities, Part III: Twitter Networks, Saturday, April 22nd, 2:30-4pm: Twitter can be a powerful platform for keeping up with scholarship, news, and business. Learn to get over social media burnout, tailor your feed, create Twitter lists, and use hashtags to your advantage. Part of the Digital Literacies - Social Media workshop series.
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