Posts Tagged ‘Mike Little’

New WordPress video!

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Check out our new video featuring Mike Little, co-founder of WordPress and developer extraordinaire about the upcoming WordPress courses at the Omniversity.

WordPress at the Omniversity with Mike Little from Prohyena on Vimeo.

This autumn we are running WordPress for Beginners, a two day course (22nd – 23rd September) where you will cover all the basic skills that you need to develop your first WordPress site. Following that is the Intermediate WordPress (20th-21st October) course, perfect for those wanting to further hone their skills in WordPress.

Next year we plan to run Advanced WordPress and WordPress for Developers, so stay tuned for more information. Drop us a line if you are would like us to contact you about these courses.

Book a place for the WordPress for Beginners’ course here.

Book a place for the Intermediate WordPress course here.

Omniversity WordPress for Beginners review

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

The past weekend saw a group of novices gather together from far and wide to learn the secrets of WordPress from none other than one of its co-founders, Mike Little.
WordPress for Beginners

The ‘WordPress for Beginners’ workshop was pitched as an introductory course to WordPress and it certainly didn’t disappoint. The course covered pretty much everything the uninitiated would need to know, starting from the basics such as creating a post to more advanced topics such as themes and plug-ins, with a dash of CSS editing for those interested in taking their skills further. We started with learning how to install WordPress (and yes, it can be done within five minutes or in the case of this demonstration, with about a minute spare!), coming to grips with the basic anatomy of the blog formatted website and learning how to navigate the dashboard and what the various types of content were. All the features were gone over in great detail and we were regularly given the opportunity to have a go at configuring our WordPress sites.


WordPress co-founder Mike Little joins the Omniversity

Monday, May 21st, 2012

WordPress for Beginners

We’re excited to announce a new Omniversity course, WordPress for Beginners, run by Mike Little – the co-founder of WordPress.

WordPress is used by over 14.7% of Alexa Internet’s “top 1 million” websites and manages a quarter of all new websites. It’s currently the most popular CMS in use on the Internet, with 75 million WordPress sites in the world.

The course will be held over the weekend of the 7th and 8th July.

For more information and to book.