Course Description

With this course, you'll learn how to use the powerful WordPress platform for custom, unique websites. You will have a better understanding of what goes into making an optimized site from both design and development perspectives as well the business process - which will give you more confidence in your abilities when you're working with web design clients!


Learn how to onboard website design clients and what questions you should ask when setting up a new site. I will take users through web hosting, WordPress tools such as an entire tour of the page builder, Divi, how to upload custom fonts onto the backend of your website along other helpful tips & tricks that are sure to make all your projects go smoothly!

Course curriculum

  1. 1
    • Instructor Introduction

    • What You'll Learn

  2. 2
    • About Client Onboarding and My Web Design Process

    • Website Design Contract

    • Setting Up Client Dashboard and Client Homework

    • Website Design Questionnaire

    • What to Charge and Navigating Payment Plans

    • Website Content Planner (DIY Copywriting)

  3. 3
    • 3 Reasons I Prefer WordPress

    • How to Explain Hosting and Wordpress to Clients

    • Which Hosting Platforms are the Best for WordPress

    • Setting Up Wordpress Staging Site

    • How to Set Up a Business Email (for FREE)

  4. 4
    • Why I Use Adobe XD and Don't Directly Design on Wordpress

    • Where I Find Inspiration and Why I Don't Use Templates

    • Setting up Adobe XD Document Assets

    • Designing the Homepage on Adobe XD

    • Presenting the Homepages in Adobe XD

  5. 5
    • How to Get the Best Feedback from your Clients

    • Feedback Form

  6. 6
    • Helpful Tips When Designing Interior Pages

    • Watch Me Design Interior Pages on Adobe XD

  7. 7
    • Divi vs. Other Page Builders

    • Installing Divi on Wordpress Staging Site

    • Quick Tour of Divi - My Favorite Tools

  8. 8
    • Uploading Custom Fonts

    • Preparing the Global (Sticky) Header and Footer with Divi

    • Setting Up Global Colors

    • Watch Me Build a Custom Page

    • How to Add Background Elements to a Page

    • Which Plugins I Use to Add Functionality to the Site

    • WordPress Menu Setting Tips

    • Do You Need Legally Binding Pages?

    • Watch Me Develop The Entire Website

    • Anchor Tags and How to Set it Up

  9. 9
    • Shopify vs. WooCommerce for WordPress

    • How to Integrate Shopify Lite

    • WooCommerce Set Up

  10. 10
    • Adapting Your Designs to Mobile & Tablet View

    • SEO Tips for Your Website Pages

  11. 11
    • Virtual walkthrough of the entire site and answer questions

    • How to transfer the website using WPMigration

  12. 12
    • Thank you + Next Steps!

    • Submit Your Lesson Requests!

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Meoshameka Taylor

Totally amazing! The Wordpress Website Design Course definitely helped me to fill in a lot of blanks I had regarding how to handle clients and designing with...

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Totally amazing! The Wordpress Website Design Course definitely helped me to fill in a lot of blanks I had regarding how to handle clients and designing with Adobe XD as well as how to integrate it with Divi. Your workflow made everything appear so seamless. I cannot wait to start the Custom Branding Process. Thank you Megan for taking the time to create these courses. I look forward to seeing what new material you will be adding.

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Andria Vetick

Where do I even begin!? This course has so much valuable information. Not only does Megan walk you through her whole web design process and interacting with ...

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Where do I even begin!? This course has so much valuable information. Not only does Megan walk you through her whole web design process and interacting with clients, but she also incudes a client questionnaire, website contract, web content planner, and client feedback form! This is going to help me so much in my business! Thank you so much!

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Richael Fletcher

I usually purchase themes and just work through everything in Wordpress. After this course I cant wait to start using Adobe XD first and then creating in Wor...

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I usually purchase themes and just work through everything in Wordpress. After this course I cant wait to start using Adobe XD first and then creating in Wordpress using Divi all of the step by step instructions were so easy to follow I learned so much!

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louise Amet

I'm a french new webdesigner learning to become freelance. I heard about Megan on her youtube channel and I take the webdesign course with no regrets ! Megan...

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I'm a french new webdesigner learning to become freelance. I heard about Megan on her youtube channel and I take the webdesign course with no regrets ! Megan explain everything with passion. Megan, thank you so much for your inspiration and your kindness, this course was very helpful for me :-)

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Live Website Redesign

Throughout the course, I will be redesigning my personal website and will walk you through step by step how I develop my pages from my original Adobe XD design. You will learn how to create background elements, resize images properly, create a global header, and more! I will also walk you through how to optimize the speed and functionality of the website through specific plugins and important web design tips.

Here's the thing...

You don't need to be coder to understand WordPress!


I will show you how to create an epic website (like the one above) using Adobe XD, WordPress, and the page builder, Divi. throughout this course, I will break down each one of these tools, as well as, the best business practices for working with web design clients.

This course is for you if...

  • You want to learn at your own pace and join a community of web designers where new lessons will be uploaded periodically!

  • You have a design eye and aesthetic preferences for websites - you just need help learning how to convert those ideas into a working and optimized website.

  • You have clients with WordPress websites but you need guidance on how to work with this platform.

  • You love website design and want to learn WordPress because you realize how many options this platform offers but you just don't know where to begin.

Megan Weeks

Brand and Web Designer

I’m a self-employed graphic designer and brand consultant based out of Nevada. I help wellness businesses create, refine, and develop strong brands that work across all platforms. With over 7 years of experience, I have found a new passion in helping other aspiring and talented designers with their business processes and design skills.