Sat, 23 Mar | London

DIY Website Design Wix & Wordpress Workshop

Join us for a full day of website designing on two of the easiest platforms for complete newbies. Find out what are the pros and cons of Wix and Wordpress for your business and create a professionally looking website that meets your needs.
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DIY Website Design Wix & Wordpress Workshop

Time & Location

23 Mar 2019, 10:30 – 17:30
London, London, UK

About The Event

Learn how to create and design a beautiful and functional website for your business not on one, but two platforms that don't require any coding or extensive technical knowledge. Join us for a full day of exploring the pros and cons of Wix and Wordpress and spend the hours working on your real, professionally looking website.

DIY Wix Website Design - 10.30 - 13.00

  • Introduction to Wix - Why choose Wix - Pros and Cons
  • Choosing a template
  • Editing a template
  • Adding/removing elements
  • Adding subpages, hidden pages, drop down menu
  • Adding Lightboxes and contact forms
  • Linking your social media buttons and footer design
  • Adding a Blog
  • Adding Events
  • Optimising your website for mobile devices
  • Adding meta data on pages
  • Choosing a hosting packages, connecting domain name and publishing your website

DIY Wordpress Website Design - 14.00 - 16.30

  • Domains and web hosting
  • WordPress installation
  • Theme selection and installation
  • Theme editing
  • Adding and editing a page
  • Adding and editing a blog post
  • Adding and editing a menu
  • Homepage and blog landing page setup
  • Introduction to WordPress plugins
  • WP Bakery and Contact Form
  • Adding content and images to your website using page builder
  • Adding video to your website
  • Adding social sharing buttons
  • Site icons
  • Adding a contact us page
  • Permalinks
  • Adding comments section
  • WordPress widgets and sidebar
  • Customising the footer information

Who is this for?

  • Solopreneurs with zero coding or technical knowledge
  • People who are starting a micro business and can't afford professional web site design prices or support packages
  • Photographers, beauticians, hairdressers, events managers, stylists, lawyers, accountants, business consultants and others
  • Professional service providers - cleaning and construction companies, designers, IT & computing firms, etc.
  • Media and entertainment businesses
  • Bloggers
  • Business owners who want a low maintenance functional and attractive website
  • Businesses interested in a platform that helps search engine optimisation (SEO)


  • Bring a laptop with a power charger.
  • Be ready to design your website during the seminar (it may be helpful to prepare any information you want to put on your pages or specific images you want to use).
  • Payment details (This is optional, however, you will need to enter payment details on the hosting platform if you want your website to go live at the end of the workshop. Alternatively, you can save your design and purchase a hosting package at your own convenience.)
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