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Goats On The Road WordPress Blogger Course

Welcome To The WordPress Beginner Blogger Course!

You will need to have a new WordPress blog in order to start this course. If you haven't yet started a blog, you can click the blue button below to start one in just a few minutes. If you already have a blog, to get started with the course you'll need to access your WordPress Dashboard. If you started with Bluehost, Click Here to log-in using the username & password that you created when you started your new blog.  Once you're signed in, simply click the "Log Into WordPress" button to access your WordPress Dashboard, then come back to this page and start the course.

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  • Haven't started your own WordPress Blog yet? No problem!

"Starting a blog was literally the best decision of our lives"

Today could be the first day of the rest of your life. I'm honestly so confident that you'll be able to build a successful blog that I'm offering this course for free to every new blogger who starts their blog through Goats On The Road. 


If you purchased this course, congratulations! We're happy to have you on the Goats On The Road blogger team!


I know that building a new website can be overwhelming, so in this  course I'm going to walk you through the basics, step by step. After this course is complete, you should understand the basics of WordPress. You'll know how to navigate the dashboard, how to write posts, create pages and build a home page. 


Upon completion, you'll have the opportunity to continue with more modules and really learn how to grow an online business in our Intermediate Blogger Course. For now, enjoy the course, email if you have any questions and best of luck in your new blogging lifestyle!


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The Absolute Best Blogging Tips by Goats On The Road ebook is jam packed full of useful information from the best posts on our blog, as well as some never before published information to help you grow your audience, build a brand and monetize your new travel blog.

In This Course

Module 1:

  • Setting up WordPress
  • Creating a Home Page
  • Editing Your Theme
  • Creating a Menu / Navigation Bar
  • Launching Your Site

Module 2:

  • Writing Your First Blog Post
  • How to Format Blog Posts & Pages
  • Creating Categories
  • Categorizing Blog Posts

Module 3:

  • Installing Plugins
  • Adding Functionality to WordPress
  • Creating a Profile & Author’s Bio
  • Signing Up With Gravatar
  • Viewing Author Pages

Module 4:

  • Creating Widgets
  • Formatting Your Sidebar
  • Setting Up an Email (ie: [email protected])
  • Tips For Writing Good Blog Posts
  • Moving Forward
  • Free Downloads in This Course

There are over a dozen free downloads that are included with this course. These downloads are in the form of PDFs and they're extremely useful for new bloggers. Make sure you click them and download them to read after you're finished watching the video for each module. You will find the PDF downloads in this section within your individual module pages.

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Introduction

Welcome To The Course!

About the Author


Nick Wharton is the co-founder of one of the top travel blogs online today, Goats On The Road, and has helped hundreds of people learn how to quit their jobs and earn money online. Now, with this course, he hopes to help new bloggers get over the hurdles that come from starting a new blog, show them how to navigate WordPress and start building a blog... the right way.


"I didn't want to make this course expensive. I wanted it to be free for new bloggers, and affordable for existing bloggers, so that it can inspire as many people as  possible to succeed at blogging." -

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