2. Web Hosting & Domain
3. Install WordPress
4. Choose Your Theme
5. Get To Know WordPress
6. Design With Divi Builder
7. Divi Theme Builder Templates
8. Import & Export Layouts
9. Checklist: After Launch
10. Let's Celebrate!
You are a star!
1.1 Introduction: About the Course
- Your progress:
Welcome to a complete course on how to create a stunning website with WordPress and the Divi theme – step by step. Whether you are a complete beginner or if you have been using WordPress for a while, I am convinced that you will benefit a lot from this free course.
As a case, we will create a demo website for the fictional architectural firm Divi Crib. And this is not a “jerry-building” with a ready-made template that thousands of other companies already use; here you will learn how to create your very own unique layout – the way you want it. If you want to see the end result, the live demo website is available at divicrib.com.
All links, files and code snippets mentioned in the chapter is available below. 👉
Tnis is a step-by-step tutorial on creating a stunning website with WordPress. The tutorial is suitable for beginners and more advanced users. The instructor, Victor, the founder of divimundo.com, shares his experience from designing websites since the ’90s to discovering WordPress in 2005.
In this tutorial, viewers will learn how to create a website for a fictitious company called “The Divi Crib” from scratch, without using standard templates. They will use WordPress, the platform behind over 40% of websites, and the popular WordPress theme, Divi, known for its visual page builder.
The tutorial is divided into chapters, and the first chapter outlines the following steps:
- Registering a domain and web hosting account for the website.
- Installing WordPress and the Divi theme.
- Creating stunning design and content for the website, including a global header, navigation, blog posts, testimonials, call-to-action areas, client logos, and more.
- Ensuring mobile optimization and full responsiveness.
- Exploring different pages such as the About Us page, News/Blog page, category pages, and a Contact Us page.
- Demonstrating how to create templates for various pages and content using the Divi theme builder.
- Incorporating features like a dynamic current year in the footer and Google reCAPTCHA to protect forms from spam.
- Building a 404 error page for the website.
The tutorial aims to teach viewers how to create an impressive website using WordPress and the Divi theme, emphasizing hands-on learning throughout the process.
This is a free course about how to design a website with WordPress and Divi. The course is funded by affiliate links. If you purchase something from these links, we'll receive a commission but it will never cost more for you. Divi is a registered trademark of Elegant Themes, Inc. This website is not affiliated with nor endorsed by Elegant Themes or SiteGround. DiviMundo is 100% independent. We only promote services that we like and use ourselves on a daily basis.
Feel free to ask questions and leave feedback on the tutorial here.