TWO WEEKS INTENSIVE ONLINE TRAINING VOLUME 1.0

 

 

BALOCREATION CLASS 2018 COURSE OUTLINE
Web Development (CMS) Part I
* Introduction to web design and web development
* Domain, TLDs, web hosting and development options
* CMS – Content Managing System (WordPress)
– Introduction to WordPress
– Installing WordPress locally
– Installing WordPress on a web host
– A first look around WordPress
– WordPress settings, plugins & themes
– Website content with posts & pages
– The homepage (specialized & corporate style)
– Creating the legal pages (blog, about us, contact us, terms, privacy & disclaimers)
– Website navigation (menus & widgets)
– Custom post types and taxonomies
– WordPress security
– Setting up FTP software to access your web hosting space
– Responsive website design
– Setting up a real website
Requirements
No prior knowledge of WordPress is required as everything will be covered in this course. You don’t need any coding experience at all, that is the beauty of WordPress.
Web Development Part II
* Getting Started with HTML – Hyper Text Markup Language
* CSS – Cascading Style Sheet
* PHP – Hypertext Processors
* Advanced WordPress Theme Development with Bootstrap 4
Requirements
* Have a basic understanding of HTML, CSS and PHP (we cover this in the course)
* Have access to a code editor, free or otherwise
MaterialsPart I & II
* A working computer, either Windows or Mac
* A modern browser like Chrome, Firefox or Safari
* Code editor – Coda 2, Atom or Visual code, as the editor I use exclusively
* A fresh copy of Bootstrap and WordPress (we will go over this in the beginning of the course)
* Download & Install XAMP on Windows and MAMP on Mac OS
* Internet connection is required
 
What Will I Learn?
√ Run local host on your PC or Mac computer, so you can learn without having to pay hosting or domain fees.
√ Have the skills to start making money on the side, as a casual freelancer, or full time as a work from home freelancer
√ Convert any static HTML & CSS website into a Custom WordPress Theme
√ Feel comfortable with the process of turning static websites into dynamic WordPress websites
√ Allow your clients to update their websites by themselves by creating user accounts
√ Easily create a beautiful HTML & CSS website with Bootstrap (that doesn’t look like generic Bootstrap websites!)
√ Have a thorough understanding of utilizing PHP to create WordPress websites & themes
√ Fully understand how to use Custom Post Types and Advanced Custom Fields in WordPress
Happy Coding!

 

 

Graphic Design
* Introduction to graphic design and its equipment (computer, scanner, camera, digital tablet, printer)
* Elements of design (color, line, shape, space, texture, value)
* Principles of design (balance, contrast, emphasis/dominance, harmony, movement/rhythm, proportion, repetition/pattern, unity & variety)
* Typography (anatomy of a letter, typefaces, typographic measurement, typographic standards, typographic guidelines)
* Color separation (CYMK & RGB)
* Creating images for print & web (formats, resolution, raster vs vector)
* Editing images (ethics & copyright laws)
* Working with Corel Draw and Adobe Photoshop
Requirements
No prior knowledge of Corel Draw and Photoshop is required as everything will be covered in this course.
Materials
* A working computer either Windows or Mac
* Download & Install Corel Draw et Adobe Photoshop on your computer (we are available to assist you)
* Internet connection is required
What Will I Learn?
√ Learn and apply graphic design principles to produce effective designs in Photoshop and Corel Draw.
√ Learn and apply color theory and practices to produce effective designs in Photoshop and Corel Draw.
√ Learn and apply effective typography to produce effective designs in Photoshop and Corel Draw.
√ Learn where to get ideas for your projects
√ Learn the importance of having a strong message before you begin designing
√ Learn how to design for your target audience
√ Learn to design and organize layouts that demand attention
√ Learn the secret of designing with shapes
√ Learn solutions to common design problems
√ Learn the importance of establishing a visual hierarchy with your content.
√ Learn how to effectively design images with type.
Create mind plays with objects it loves!
Digital Marketing
* Overview
* SEO – Search Engine Optimization
* Google AdWords – search engine marketing, display advertising
* Google My Business – connecting your business with local customers
* Inbound digital marketing concepts and implementation
* Social media marketing – Strategy, Blogs, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+
* Video marketing – YouTube
* Email marketing/Newsletter
* Google Analytics – track your success
Requirements
Have access to browse, download and uploads on internet
Materials
* A working computer or mobile phone
* 24/7 internet connection is required
What Will I Learn ?
√ This course provides a detailed understanding about Digital Marketing concepts, strategies and implementation, including planning a website, website promotion, email and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) campaigns, Pay Per Click (PPC) campaigns and integrating digital marketing with traditional marketing.
√ The course has been designed for those who want to understand the key elements of building an effective digital marketing campaign. Covering best practice and using case studies throughout, the session offers a practical guide to the core techniques in digital marketing. Online tools and reference materials are highlighted throughout, enabling delegates to leave with solid hand son knowledge that they can implement immediately upon return to the office.
Conversation, collaboration, culture and compensation!
Photography
* Introduction to photography
* Build a resource library for your camera
* Light and the photographer
* Understanding the exposure triangle
* Understanding ISO sensitivity
* Introduction to shutter speed
* Introduction to aperture
* Flash photography
* Compositional rules in photography
* Photographic lenses
* Depth of field (how, what & when)
* White balance
* Tips for getting out of auto mode on your camera
* Digital photography tip: polarizing filter
* Circle of confusion
* Landscape photography tips
* More on composition
* Understanding color in photography
* Reflector basics
* Portrait photography
* Histograms
* HDR photography tutorial
* RAW vs JPEG
* Photo editing workflow tutorial
* Post production considerations
Requirements
Having knowledge on how to operate camera will assist the learners in this course
Materials
* Camera
* Lenses
* A working computer either Windows or Mac
What Will I Learn?
√ You will walk away with A COMPLETE package of knowledge on all the basic understandings you need in photography.
√ Various composition techniques that will help you improve your photos dramatically.
√ An overview and explanation of what a good workflow in photography looks like.
√ The required skills on how to organize your photos better and more effectively, and how to post-process them into amazing looking images.
√ A deeper philosophy and understanding of photography.
√ A clear explanation of how the Exposure Triangle works, one of the most important fundamentals to understand in photography.
Capture the picture

 

FEE SCHEDULE
Interested learners will pay $15 (N5,000) only to offer our courses (maximum of two packages)
• 100% DEPOSIT due before or on April 15, 2018.
• Payment Details
– Local Bank (Nigerian Only) – Balogun Olawale Joseph (2084794684) UBA Bank
– PaypalEmail – bitwarites@gmail.com
– Bitcoin – 36aLmov6jsKJVpiuKbxyHKn1Kq7NCuaKuB
 

COURSE FEATURES
√ Access to course materials
√ Access to a community of developers, graphic designers, digital marketers and photographers
√ Access to premium PDF file
√ Access to HD video 24hrs
√ User satisfaction and feedback
√ Your Instructor beside you throughout the courses with the help of team viewer.

 

OUR KEY PERSONNEL
Our diverse team of experts allow us to leverage the skills of each to best suit the training. Additionally, we also have a team of developers, to further our competitive advantage. Below are some of the key members who will be your instructor.
Balogun Olawale (Balo) – Chief Executive Officer
Balogun Olawale (Balo) is a highly successful serial entrepreneur involved in web design, web development, graphic design and digital marketing. He manages companies and has strong project management skills in technology development, marketing and luxury home building projects.
Nash Tellies – Project Manager/Designer
Nash Tellies has experience in planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating systems, processes and projects to accomplish organizational goals. He is a proven leader with ability to effectively manage personnel and projects.
Oluwadamilare Isaac (Dareal) – Programmer
Oluwadamilare Isaac (Dareal) is a programmer understands and works effectively with HTML, CSS, php, JavaScript, SSH command, Database, good in all CMS (Content Managing System) and an android developer.
Iyiola Taofeek (Teetech) – Graphic Designer
Iyiola Taofeek (Teetech) is a graphic designer having many years’ experience working with
Corel Draw and Photoshop. He makes design seem to understand through eye-catching
media.
Ayodeji Abayomi (Netguru) – Blogger/SEO Expert
Ayodeji Abayomi (Netguru) is a blogger with experience in content writing and marketing strategies. He creates comprehensive, targeted meta tags and page titles for indexing the site with search engines and all social media management.
Kornel Yewogs – Photographer/Videographer
Oyewoga Cornelius (Kornel) is a founder and photography officer at Kornel Yewogs Photographics. He does documentary, portrait, event and videography. He has worked for models and sold enough documentaries to Pinterest, Pinnacle, Gettys image and more.
OUR PROJECT PORTFOLIO
Over the years, Balocreation has designed a diverse group of websites, graphics, and photos across many
industries. We would like to highlight a few project that have been completed recently.
Website:
Graphics & Photography:
Follow us in Instagram @balocreation
Enhance your skill today! Call/Whatsapp: Balogun Olawale (+234 814 0434 087) / 9jaware@gmail.com
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