Our latest Pootlepress Academy tutorial teaches you ‘step by step’ how to build a great looking Business Directory. It uses the brilliant Listings theme from Woothemes. The Listings theme is our favorite way to build a Business Directory with WordPress. To see an example of what you will learn to build take a look at this website – click here to view.
The tutorial is free for all Pootlepress Academy members. The Academy costs £49.95 per year to join, and this give you access to all our online training courses, plus access to our ‘members only’ support forums. Click here for more information on the Academy.[box border=”full”] [unordered_list style=”tick”]
- Introduction to the theme
- Installation and configuration
- A look at Listing options
- How to create your directory
- How to organise listings
- How to configure your home page
- How to add a featured slider
- How to customise the design
- How to customise your menu
- How to customise search options
- How to create an image gallery for each business listing
- How to create an ‘upload your listings page’
Example WordPress Essentials video tutorial
Here is a sample video from the WordPress Essentials tutorial. This video is best watched full screen by clicking this icon once the video is playing.