Building a Wix Website
This class is a hands-on opportunity to build your own Wix website under the guidance of a professional web developer. The first session (on March 19) will help participants create their Wix account; choose a template; and learn how to use the editor to build pages; add text, images, and links; and use Wix apps to set up special functionality like a blog, contact form, photo gallery, etc. We'll also discuss tips for registering a domain name. The second session (on April 2) will allow participants the opportunity to ask questions and get one-on-one help building out their websites, and will include instruction on installing Google analytics, taking advantage of Wix SEO features, and publishing their site. Participants should bring the following to class on a flash drive or save them in your email, Google Drive, Dropbox, or other so you can access them during class: 1. Your logo (if you have one) 2. 2-3 photos to add to your website 3. A list of pages you’d like to include in your website 4. 2-3 pages of content (text) for your website 5. If you have a domain name that is registered elsewhere, you should bring your login credentials to the second class. If you don't have a domain name registered, we'll go over some tips for registering one during the first class. 6. Your laptop
Speaker(s): Sarah Arendt-Beyer
Discounts are available: Early Bird Discount - Register by March 17 and pay only $79; use code EBWIX. Students pay only $40; contact our office at 608.785.8783 for the discount code. Parking is on your own. Pay stations are located in commuter lots and the ramp. Cost is $1 per hour. Pay stations accept cash (exact change only) or credit cards. Parking is enforced from 7AM to 7PM. A confirmation email with seminar logistics and parking information will be sent a few days prior to the seminar. Cancellation Policy: You may cancel or transfer your registration up to seven business days before the start date for a full refund. If you do not show or cancel the day of the event, you are responsible for the full fee. You may substitute another person for your registration at any time. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Marie Rieber for assistance, email@example.com, 608.785.8783.
Fee: $ 99.00
Payment instructions: Payment may be made using a credit card or check. You can register and pay online. Please contact the WI SBDC at UW-La Crosse if you have questions: (608) 785-8783.