Welcome to Deep Dive Into Divi 3 . We have produced this course to help you get the very best out of The #1 WordPress theme out there. Divi 3 has changed the WordPress World – lets help you change your World.
Ready to get started?
How to Plan & Prepare for the creation of your website.
KayC takes you through the planning stages of your website
Setup WordPress and Divi
Before you start using Divi, you may need to know how to set up WordPress on your hosting. This is a guide to do just that.
Visual Builder or Dashboard Builder?
Divi has a visual Builder (Front End) and a Dashboard Page Builder (Back End) KayC gives his reasoning on when to use what and why. You will also get to see howto add assets to your media library.
How to amend text & images in the Visual Builder?
We now have a good understanding of how Divi works in the backend and adding assets. Now onto editing in the Visual Builder
How to change the footer credits
So now its time to change your footer credits. This is an often asked question in every forum. Now you know!
Building the About page
Building an about page is as important if not more than your home page. You can talk about how you can help your Customers, a little bit of your history in the business and your business ideals.
Building the Services Page
Your services page is an ideal location to tell people about what you do and how. Remember to show some case studies from your portfolio too.
Building our Portfolio
A portfolio is simply an example of your work to date. If you do not have any examples as you are maybe starting your business, Don’t worry, you can always give examples of your aims and ambitions or capabilities. Think of it as your chance to shine!
Building the Contact page
Your Contact page says a lot about you. Make sure there is a clear way to get in touch. Put a map showing where you are if you have a bricks and mortar business too – and, that all important phone number.
Building our blog
A blog helps you get your views and news out to your potential clients or readers. Its great for search engines as they love fresh and relevant content – so, get your blog going today!
Adding a footer with widgets
You may want some ‘Widgets’ in your footer to display relevant links, a map or even a contact form – so here is how you do that in Divi 3
Yay! You’ve made it…..
Well Done! You have finished your Deep Dive with Divi 3. Don’t forget to come back as often as you like and join us in our webinars for even more golden nuggets!
Divi 3.00 Over View Aide Memoir
Sometimes, you would just like to have a document with the key points of a process. Here it is. Eileen has produced a quick overview Aide Memoir for us all to download. Please do not distribute course material to your clients.
How to Make a Child Theme
Andrew takes us through the easiest way to make a child theme we know of and…its free!
Install Child Theme and why you should
We like to always have a child theme in place – it helps us know where everything is including, php code, css, and of course it can help protect you against a flaky update of the main theme.