Most of what you find here will help with your general understanding of the WordPress platform, but not address many of the customized and unique features of the SCC Website.
The best and most relevant training and support will come directly from the SCC Website team (see sidebar). So please be aware, the list below is provided for additional and supplementary purposes only.
Lynda.com for SCC
The premier online technology training site. There are full WordPress training curriculums here that you can spend hours and hours on. You can access Lynda for free as an SCC employee through Learn Academy.
There is much information here about WordPress for beginners up to high-end web developers. There is some training available under the Support – Documentation tab, but it’s not particularly useful for beginners.
“Because of its enormous popularity, there’s a wealth of WordPress tutorials online to help you get to grips with the content management system.”
This site is an excellent learning source for basic HTML code and tags. The left column list provides a variety of tag types, and each page shows simple tags and samples of how the look on the page. You can also click the “Try It” button to access an easy-to-use interactive window to try out the results yourself.
A great introduction to HTML tags used specifically in WordPress blogs and page content. The three main links provide Basics and Terminology, Commonly Used HTML, and Useless HTML Tags. A great reference with easy to understand examples.
Common HTML Tags Used in WordPress
Heading 1 (page title style):
Heading 2 (main headline style):
Heading 3 (subhead style):
Heading 4 (small subhead style):
Link to a URL/Web page:
<a href=”http://www.sitename.com” target=”_blank”>SITENAME.COM</a>
Link to an e-mail address:
Link to a phone number:
<a href=”tel:9165555555″>(916) 555-5555</a>