Elementor is the leading website building plugin for WordPress, enabling site owners to build professional, pixel-perfect websites with an intuitive visual builder. In this easy 14-part course, you'll learn how to quickly create beautiful WordPress websites with complete control over every element… without writing a single line of code!
Elementor is by far the most popular website building plugin for WordPress, powering more than 7% of the internet with over 11 million active installs. It enables you to build beautiful, professional websites using an intuitive visual builder. Whether you’re a web designer who builds websites for clients, or a site owner who wants to create professional-looking pages for your business website, Elementor enables you to create custom page layouts with a simple-to-use, drag-and-drop interface.
We partnered with Dave Foy, expert WordPress developer and educator, to create this 14-part introduction to Elementor.
By the end of this course, you'll learn:
- How to install and activate the Elementor page builder plugin.
- How to install and activate the free Hello theme.
- The four main areas of the Elementor interface: Canvas, Widgets Menu, Settings Menu, and the Bottom Toolbar
- How to set global brand styles to save time and make future design updates a breeze.
- How to build a beautiful, modern home page in Elementor.
- The three core building blocks of Elementor: Sections, Columns, and Widgets
- How to recycle and reuse elements you've previously created in Elementor.
- How to create complex layouts in Elementor, using inner sections.
- How to build an attention-getting hero header for your home page in Elementor.
- How to make your pages responsive so they look great on smaller screens like tablets and mobile devices.
- How to use the Elementor Finder to build multi-page Elementor websites much quicker and easier.
- How to use Elementor templates for maximum efficiency.
- How to create a site-wide header and footer for your site in Elementor.
- Plus much more!
Includes a Free Elementor Sandbox Site!
You might find it helpful to experiment and follow along with the video tutorials in Elementor 101. But you shouldn't have to do that on your own live site. So, we've included a free and private Elementor “sandbox” site you can use for up to 30 days while you take this course.
Meet your Instructor, Dave Foy
Dave Foy is an expert WordPress educator and course creator. Dave is a qualified teacher who started out teaching 5-11 year-olds in the UK. After swapping classroom teaching for web design, he spent 15 years building websites for clients worldwide, before returning to his beloved teaching—this time, online. Dave is the creator of several well-known WordPress courses, including No Stress WordPress and No Fear Funnels.
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Introduction to Elementor
How to Use Elementor
How to Set Global Brand Styles in Elementor
In this lesson, you’ll learn how to set your website’s global brand styles in Elementor, saving time during development and making future design updates a breeze.
How to Use Sections, Columns, and Widgets in Elementor
In this lesson, you’ll learn how to use the three core building blocks of Elementor: Sections, Columns, and Widgets.
How to Speed Up the Build in Elementor
In this lesson, we’ll build the next section of the home page, and you’ll discover several workflow tips to speed up your Elementor builds.
How to Recycle and Reuse Layouts in Elementor
In this lesson we’ll add the third section of our home page, speeding up the build even further by recycling and reusing what we already have.
How to Create Complex Layouts in Elementor
In this lesson, you’ll learn how to create more complex layouts in Elementor, using inner sections.
How to Build a Hero Header in Elementor
In this lesson, you’ll learn how to build an attention-getting hero header for your home page using Elementor.
Responsive Editing in Elementor
In this lesson, you’ll learn how to edit your pages in Elementor to make them responsive and readable on smaller screens, like tablet and mobile devices.
How to Use the Elementor Finder
In this lesson, you’ll learn about the Elementor Finder: a simple but powerful tool that helps make building multi-page Elementor websites much quicker and easier.
Build a Classes Page in Elementor
In this lesson, we’ll build the second page of our sample website: the Classes page, and you’ll learn a trick to set typography styles on the entire section in one go.
How to Use Elementor Templates
In this lesson, we’ll build a booking page for our sample site, making use of Elementor templates for maximum efficiency.
What Others Have Said
This course was great course for beinners and others who need a refresher. Some of the functions were easier to underrstand after completing the course.
Perfect for Beginners
I had not used Elementor before and had terrible experiences with other page builders. So for me, this introductory course was perfect because Dave Foy brought the most critical essential functions closer to me in an easy-to-understand way. Big kudos to Dave for this hands-on course.