Workshops

Get Online NOLA’s WordPress Website Workshop

Get Online NOLA’s Wordpress Website Workshop caters to beginner and experienced WordPress users. We welcome attendees to bring their existing website, content, theme, and worries to work at a pace more aligned with their level of Wordpress experience. As a bonus, attendees will be going home with their own subdomain instead of a multi-site which can easily be transferred to their own domain.

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WordPress Website Workshop with WIT

WordPress is one of the most popular systems for building a website. Almost 20% of the world’s self-hosted websites use the WordPress core and many more are hosted on wordpress.com. Come along and learn how to build a WordPress website from scratch, or how to use the site you already have.

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Get Online Nola at Teen Tech Day 2015

Future New Orleans web designers, electrical engineers, and game developers gathered at Delgado Community College for the 5th annual Teen Tech Day on Saturday March 4th 2015. Teen Tech Day is a day-long event hosted by New Orleans Tech for local youth ages 13-16. It aims to expose kids to emerging technologies and get them excited about technology as a hobby, passion, or even a career.

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WIT Website Bootcamp with WordPress {Pictures}

Big thanks to Alba Huddleston of New Orleans WIT, for the visual recap of our day at Propeller. Looking for slides? Click here. Click here for more details and our slides.

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Website Bootcamp with WordPress (slides)

New Orleans business people, bloggers, and aspiring techies met at Propeller  this Saturday for a Wordpress workshop. Over the course of the four hour bootcamp, participants learned all the essentials about building a website with Wordpress. This was the second annual website workshop hosted by New Orleans Women in Technology and Get Online NOLA’s education arm, Code NOLA. The event was FREE, thanks to […]

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Girl Scouts and Technology

The computer lab was electric. Girls in yellow surged through the door and eagerly took their chairs, excited to begin creating their very own blog. A WWNO reporter strolled around the room, interviewing several of the young women about their experience. It was clear from their smiles and laughter this wasn’t a day that they would […]

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Jeff Funk’s Recipe for Crafting a LinkedIn Profile

On Saturday, June 7th, New Orleans WIT hosted a LinkedIn workshop led by WGNO-TV’s Creative Director & Digital Content Producer Jeff Funk. Jeff was an exceptional instructor providing participants with plenty of examples, advice and actionable tips.
For those of you who weren’t able to make it, no worries! We highlighted Jeff’s valuable advice.

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Websites for Girl Scouts at the STEM Extravaganza

Get Online Nola founder, Wendy Dolan, will present Wordpress Blog Workshops, where girls will learn how to set up a free blog, write posts, insert images, and even embed videos of their favorite bands or TV shows. We will also teach girls basic HTML in order to show them how simple coding can be, and encourage these bright young women to pursue further education in computer technology.

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WIT WordPress Workshop – Accidental Hackathon

Get Online Nola teamed up with New Orleans Women in Technology to host a Wordpress Workshop. Held on April 5th at the Propeller social entrepreneurship incubator, the workshop catered to mostly women, and a few men, with a wide range of experience levels. Click the link below to view the slides from the event.

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