TeacherHi my name is Mak. I am a Creative Director for a media publishing company and for my design agency in the United Kingdom. I love teaching and sharing ideas around design. View Profile
- Total Time 1 hr, 13 min
- Lessons 5
- Attachments 15
- Exercises 28
5 Lessons in This Course
11 minWeb Development lesson 16 CQ
There are two fundamental things you need in order to run a website: a domain name and web hosting. Learn how to register a domain, and purchase hosting here.
8 minUI/UX Design lesson 25 CQ
There are certain things to do before building a website, including considering design ideas. Learn where to find plugins, images, and how to lay out a site.
11 minWeb Development lesson 36 CQ
Working in WordPress is simple if you understand how to navigate the WordPress admin dashboard. Get a crash course in adding pages, posts, and setting up menus!
22 minUI/UX Design lesson 412 CQ
When building a website in WordPress, there's no need to use drab default settings. Learn how to set up Divi, and get tips for quickly customizing your website.
19 minUI/UX Design lesson 510 CQ
As a WordPress user, understanding how to employ the beautiful and versatile themes available in Divi is essential to creating a high quality website or blog.
4 minAdobe Suite lesson3 CQ
Make your own movie poster with the magic of Photoshop! Unlock the tricks of Adobe Photoshop Elements and unleash your creative side with this lesson!
3 minAdobe Suite lesson2 CQ
Don't be trapped by a boring business card template. Create your own design in Illustrator! The only outsourcing you'll do is emailing it off to the printer!
2 minAdobe Suite lesson2 CQ
Interested in banner design or want a new look for your website? Polish up your style with Augustine Mak's lesson on how to make a banner using Photoshop.
12 minAdobe Suite lesson7 CQ
Creating a custom website in Adobe Photoshop CC is a sure-fire way to craft a visually powerful site. Follow along step-by-step as a simple website is created.
11110 min11-part Blogging course61 CQ
WordPress makes it easy than ever to start a blog! In this course, the blogger behind Five Euro Food explains how to launch a WordPress blog and offers tips for maintaining and monetizing a blog.
535 min5-part Blogging course20 CQ
Need tips on launching a self-hosted WordPress website? This course walks through the process of publishing a WordPress site. By the end of this course, your site will be live and looking good.
851 min8-part UI/UX Design course29 CQ
What does it take to build a great website? Whether designing a site for personal or commercial use, a great approach is to use the online, open source web design tool WordPress!
1354 min13-part Web Development course35 CQ
From touring the WordPress dashboard and creating your first post, to configuring settings and permissions, learn how to get started with WordPress in this course designed for beginners.
19116 min19-part Social Media course68 CQ
With this course on Tumblr essentials, learn everything you need to know about getting up and running with one of the most powerful microblogging and social networking sites on the web.