beginning blog class

WordPress Blogging for Beginners Class

Durango Learns Instructor: Khara Wolf
Course: WordPress Blogging
Date: September 29, 2016, 6-8PM
Duration: One night September 29
Member Price: $42
Description: Start a blog on the most popular and most diverse blogging platform, WordPress. This two hour introduction class will walk you through setting up your blog, learning the interface of the WP “dashboard”, how to get the most out of customizing your blog, how to post your first blog, and how to upload content.

  • Opening your account and getting started (15 min)
  • Dashboard & Feature Overview (30 min)
  • Choosing a theme & installing your theme (15 min)
  • Basic customization overview (15 min)
    • Posting your first blog (30 min)
    • Using the visual editor
    • Adding media (photos and video)
    • What all of the settings mean and what to choose
  • Resources to take home & time for questions (15 min)

Feel free to bring your own tablet, laptop or other device to practice on during class. You also may want to already have your WordPress account setup.



Khara Wolf is a freelance graphic designer, digital marketing strategist, and the owner of Khara Wolf Design. With a focus on marketing, Khara is passionate about providing educational resources as part of her business. She is a professional oboist, professor at Fort Lewis College, and just a little obsessed with chickens.