New Workshops coming in June!

We have 3 new workshops starting in June. These workshops will be held at the Horsham Community House at its new location 13 – 15 Robin Street Horsham (the old Horsham North Kinder & Health Centre). All workshops start 7pm. Bring your own laptop or let us know if you will need to borrow one. WIFI will be available. Tea & Coffee Included. Costs for all workshops is $10 per session.

Google Cloud – June 17

  • Covers using a gmail account as a business. Store your documents online and share templates with your team. Restrict access and set user permissions.
  • Google Docs – a free word processor that can handle most requirements. Create reports and templates from the built-in designs or use your own brand kit.
  • Google Sheets – a free spreadsheet program that works almost exactly the same as Excel. Create budgets, track your spending & manage projects
  • Google Slides – a free presentation program similar to PowerPoint. Create presentations from a template or import your designs to share with your work team across the cloud

Get Your Business Online – 29 July

One night workshop on the 3 areas you need to plan before you get a website. Topics include

  • Getting a domain name & choosing a registrar
  • Domain name extensions – what are they and which ones can’t you use
  • Getting a hosting package
  • What do you get vs what do you need
  • Server technologies .PHP or .NET and other scripting requirements
  • Mail servers
  • Getting a website
  • Content Management System vs Static HTML
  • Requirements for expansion
  • Shopping carts & Forums
  • Integration with social media
  • Content and copyright images for free (where to get them)
  • Management and control of your website
  • Design layout & templates – what should go where
  • Colour schemes & branding

WordPress Basics – 5 August

4 weekly workshops on setting up, creating content, and more. Topics include

  • WordPress for free
  • Setting a template & customising
  • Widgets & layout features
  • Creating pages for layout
  • Creating a menu from your pages (and sub menus)
  • Creating posts & categories
  • Setting tags for SEO
  • Plugins
  • Security
  • Users
  • Linking to social media using Jetpack
  • The WordPress App

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