Tech1. Get Your Website Off the Ground

Course Description

This two-hour workshop will teach, in plain English and with visual examples, how to turn your idea into reality by creating something great on the web. We will cover how to register a domain name, find a hosting provider, how to administer, add content, and develop an easy-to-use site, and how to set up Google Analytics to get key information about your visitors. You’ll also learn what a Content Management System (CMS) like Wordpress or Drupal can do, and some basics about optimizing your site so that more visitors will find it.

Date: Saturday, March 3, 2012

Time: 1pm - 3pm

Location: Diana Center, Barnard College

Cost: $199

 

Faculty

Vanessa Hurst is database and analytics engineer for Paperless Post, co-founder of Girl Develop It, and organizer of Developers for Good.