   Topics Covered:    1. Windows Live Writer vs       Microsoft Word Publish a Blog    2. Dummy Data (Lorem Ipsum       g...
•Windows Live Writer – free download runs on PC’s or MAC’s with emulation•Microsoft Word 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 support pu...
   Demo Data Creator    ◦ wordpress.org/extend/plugins/demo-data-      creator/   SCF Dummy Content    ◦ wordpress.org/e...
   Aqua Page Builder – A free page                      15 jQuery Plugins for Better Web    builder plugin for WordPress...
   Simple ads manager    ◦ wordpress.org/extend/plugins/simple-ads-      manager/   Post Layout    ◦ http://wordpress.or...
   Genesis Layout Extras    ◦ wordpress.org/extend/plugins/genesis-layout-      extras/    ◦ Requires Genesis Framework (...
   Wordpress Shortcodes Page Builders    ◦ www.wpexplorer.com/wordpress-shortcodes-      page-builders/    ◦ List of shor...
   Business Blogs   WordPress Software vs WordPress.com    ◦ Its like an iPad with an App store vs an iPad with     only...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Page layouts discussion cpcc brett h bumeter february 2013

1,213 views
1,121 views

Published on

These are supporting slides for a talk I gave at CPCC in Charlotte for David Bradley's WordPress and Writing class.

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,213
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
80
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Page layouts discussion cpcc brett h bumeter february 2013

  1. 1.  Topics Covered: 1. Windows Live Writer vs Microsoft Word Publish a Blog 2. Dummy Data (Lorem Ipsum generators ) 3. Design 4. Code insertion 5. Genesis Add Ons 6. Shortcodes Brett Bumeter @brettbum softduit.com
  2. 2. •Windows Live Writer – free download runs on PC’s or MAC’s with emulation•Microsoft Word 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 support publishing to Blogs directly •Setup single or multiple blog accounts •Supports WordPress, Blogger and many more (including Windows Live) Benefits: •Easy image editing •Password Management •Great table editor •Manage past articles from your desktop or offline Brett Bumeter @brettbum softduit.com
  3. 3.  Demo Data Creator ◦ wordpress.org/extend/plugins/demo-data- creator/ SCF Dummy Content ◦ wordpress.org/extend/plugins/scf-dummy- content/ Dummy Content ◦ wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-dummy- content/ ◦ for old versions of WordPress - not supported with current versions Brett Bumeter @brettbum softduit.com
  4. 4.  Aqua Page Builder – A free page  15 jQuery Plugins for Better Web builder plugin for WordPress Page Element Layouts ◦ http://www.web2feel.com/aqua-page-builder- ◦ speckyboy.com/2010/02/08/15-jquery- a-free-page-builder-plugin-for-wordpress/ plugins-for-better-web-page-element- ◦ Free in page elements layouts/ ◦ https://github.com/sy4mil/Aqua-Page-Builder  New JQuery Plugins I found after the JQuery Notebook - creates a page presentation flipping book like design ◦ J Shortcodes ◦ wordpress.org/extend/plugins/jquery-  http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/j- notebook/ shortcodes/screenshots/ Minimax WordPress Page Layout ◦ The Welcomizer Builder Plugin/  http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/the- ◦ wpeden.com/minimax-wordpress-page- welcomizer layout-builder-plugin/ ◦ Visual Layouts Carrington Build  wordpress.org/extend/plugins/visual- layouts/ ◦ Carrington Build $299(single) - $999(unlimited) PRICEY!  25 Awesome jQuery Plugins for ◦ http://crowdfavorite.com/wordpres Responsive Layout ◦ creativecan.com/2012/12/jquery-plugins-for- s/carrington-build/ responsive-layout/ Brett Bumeter @brettbum softduit.com
  5. 5.  Simple ads manager ◦ wordpress.org/extend/plugins/simple-ads- manager/ Post Layout ◦ http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/post- layout/ ◦ More for inserting code (ads or html or something) into a post Brett Bumeter @brettbum softduit.com
  6. 6.  Genesis Layout Extras ◦ wordpress.org/extend/plugins/genesis-layout- extras/ ◦ Requires Genesis Framework (Cost $59) ◦ You can make your own child theme for free or purchase premium themes starting at $25-$35  Note, this is what I use today. Brett Bumeter @brettbum softduit.com
  7. 7.  Wordpress Shortcodes Page Builders ◦ www.wpexplorer.com/wordpress-shortcodes- page-builders/ ◦ List of shortcodes and a couple page builders Brett Bumeter @brettbum softduit.com
  8. 8.  Business Blogs WordPress Software vs WordPress.com ◦ Its like an iPad with an App store vs an iPad with only the default apps and NO Appstore How to setup a test WordPress Site running on your PC – Xampp ◦ https://managewp.com/how-to-create-a-local- wordpress-website-in-windows-with-xampp Brett Bumeter @brettbum softduit.com

×