Learn WordPress online with the Pootlepress Academy

Learn WordPress online with the Pootlepress Academy 1

I’m thrilled to announce my first e-learning course ‘WordPress Essentials’ is now available via our shiny new Pootlepress Academy.

The ‘WordPress Essentials‘ course includes a walk-through of common tasks in WordPress, from installing WordPress onto a self-hosted site, to tutorials on creating content (pages, posts, and widgets), inserting pictures and videos, installing and using plugins, using themes, and incorporating search engine optimization (SEO).

Some lovely PR for Pootlepress from Woothemes

A couple of months ago I wrote a guest post over at Woothemes about our experience with their theme framework Canvas. The article generated us some great traffic (and business).

If you are in a ‘low, dark and damp place’ with your website, then Pootlepress can help!

It’s always great to get positive feedback from attendees of our ‘Learn WordPress in 1 day‘ training course and I just love the email I received last week from DR. Ramesh Mehay after attending our Manchester training course.  It is a common sentiment from many of our attendees that WordPress is super easy to build …

If you are in a ‘low, dark and damp place’ with your website, then Pootlepress can help! Read More »

Some pics from our latest WordPress training course in London

Here are some pictures from the WordPress training course we held in Farringdon, London yesterday. It was a great day with a very bright group! Our ‘learn WordPress in 1 day’ courses are now all sold out this year, but we running courses in London, Manchester, Cheltenham and Edinburgh in January. Details are here ‘Learn …

Some pics from our latest WordPress training course in London Read More »

A little bit of shameless marketing

A little bit of shameless marketing 7

Politicians always get into trouble when they use their families to make them look more human. But what the heck, here goes. Say hello to the mini Marsland’s modelling our super new PootlePress t-shirts! (read more)

Meet Jo Bostock our latest WordPress Xpress customer

I spent a great day yesterday with Jo Bostock of Pause Consulting. Pause is a coaching & consultancy practice which specialises in individual, team and organisational development. For more information on WordPress Xpress visit our WordPress Xpress page. Here are some screen shots of the soon to be live new Pause website. Front page Clents …

Meet Jo Bostock our latest WordPress Xpress customer Read More »

Cheltenham WordPress training survey results

Here are the latest attendee survey results from our WordPress group training course held on the 12th September in Cheltenham. I’m very pleased with the feedback. For more information, and booking details visit our WordPress training page. Highlights 100% rated the course ‘content’ good or very good 100% rated the course ‘presentation slides’ good or …

Cheltenham WordPress training survey results Read More »

Meet Amanda Stearn, our latest WordPress Xpress customer

I’ve just finished a great WordPress Xpress day with Amanda Stearn – and here she is talking about what we did. And here is a snapshot of what Amanda’s new website (soon to launch) will look like. If you would like more details take a look at our WordPress Xpress page.   [hr]

A new community Buddypress project goes live!

We have just gone live with this WordPress and Buddypress website. BigSmallWorld.co.uk BigSmallWorld is local community website for residents of Wandsworth. Features: WordPress and Buddypress, Groups, Activity streams, Member profiles, Forums, Google analytics.

How Gerry from i-netco came on our WordPress training course and now is producing great websites like this!

Gerry King runs a great website services company in Newcastle called http://www.i-netco.co.uk/. Earlier this year Gerry travelled from Newcastle to Cheltenham to attend our “Learn WordPress in 1 day” training course because he wanted to start producing WordPress websites for his clients. Last week Gerry’s first WordPress website went live at http://ryhopeinfantschool.org.uk/. Pootlepress  helped mentor …

How Gerry from i-netco came on our WordPress training course and now is producing great websites like this! Read More »

A sneak peak at our latest WordPress project… going live soon

Here is a sneak peak at our latest WordPress project. This project uses Buddypress. Buddypress is a powerful plugin for WordPress that [highlight]turns your WordPress website into your very own social network[/highlight], with member profiles, groups, internal messaging and forums. Here is a screenshot of the homepage. [hr] Bigsmallworld.co.uk Bigsmallworld is a project with Wandsworth …

A sneak peak at our latest WordPress project… going live soon Read More »

Scroll to Top