Create Your Own Professional Website
Piedmont Community College’s Business
Development and Entrepreneurship Center (BDEC) will hold a free seminar, “Create
Your Own Professional Website in WordPress,” on Thursday, Feb. 16, from 6-9
p.m. at the BDEC, 105 N. Main St., Roxboro. Martin Brossman will be the
For under $100 a year you can have a
professional website using the user-friendly web software of WordPress.
WordPress is the leading open-source (free) content management platform that is
both a website and blog. It enables you to insert the original content and make
ongoing changes to the content on your own. We will show you how to make your
site easy for Google to find.
This class gives you the details for
securing your domain name, choosing a graphics theme, and step-by-step guidance
for building your site. Students have access to instructional videos to support
and add to the class instruction. You will also receive a list of recommended
themes, plug-ins and widgets that allow you to customize and enhance your
Although the seminar will be offered at
no cost to participants, registration is required. To register, call the BDEC
at (336) 599-0032.