• Intro To Coding & Building Your First eCommerce Site From Scratch!

ASTROLABS BUILDING YOUR FIRST ECOMMERCE SITE FROM SCRATCH – RIYADH

Have you ever wanted to build your own professional fully functional website? It’s not as hard as you think. Learn the basics of how websites work, how to build a site with minimal effort (using a CMS, content management system), and the basics of front end programming (HTML, CSS and WordPress).

No coding knowledge is required to get started, and by the end of the class, you’ll have everything you need to start building amazing looking responsive websites. By the end of the day, you will learn the basics of web development and build a fully functional eCommerce website using WordPress!

Our goal with this program is to offer practical, hands-on, up-to-date learning modules which can turn anyone from a novice to a practitioner in coding.

This workshop will take place on September 22nd in our new coworking space in Riyadh.

Forward KSA is a two year program which aims to to select, support and train thousands of entrepreneurs at the early stage who are ready and on the cusp to grow their businesses. Learn more about the Forward Program Here.

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Intro To Coding & Build Your First eCommerce Site From Scratch Workshop

  • Curriculum & Program Schedule

    Intro To Coding & Building Your First eCommerce Site From Scratch Workshop
    September 22, 2018 10:00am-4:00pm

    This class will cover the basics of building a website, understanding how web servers, front and back end systems interact, how to work with a CMS (content management system, like WordPress) and integrate everything together. This workshop will also serve as basic crash course in web programming (HTML 5, and CSS, with a brief overview of Javascript and other backend technologies).

    WHAT WILL BE COVERED?
    • Basics of Coding
    • The 4 learning styles to learning how to code
    • Understanding the coding landscape, and how to choose the best language for you
    • The basics of building a website, mobile app, and understanding how web servers, domains and hosting works.
    • How Front and Back End systems interact, how to work with a CMS (content management system, like WordPress) and integrate everything together.
    • This workshop will also serve as basic crash course in web programming (HTML 5, and CSS, with a brief overview of Javascript and other backend technologies).
    • Deploying a live eCommerce site with ability to accept payments.
  • PRACTICAL TAKEAWAYS

    By the end of this workshop you’ll be able to easily build your own website, make changes and fix any styling issues you might have in an exisiting site, and understand the basics of front end website development. After this course, you’ll have a good grasp of HTML, CSS, and how to use WordPress.

  • Who Will Benefit The Most From This Workshop?

    1. Entrepreneurs: startup founders who are looking to build/strengthen their web development efforts
    2. Studentsstudents who are looking to upgrade their digital skills
    3. Anyone looking to make a career change and get a comprehensive understanding of web development
  • Instructors

    Ahmad Abugosh – Learning & Development Manager at AstroLabs

    Ahmad Abugosh

    Ahmad built his first website at 10 years old. Since then he has studied Computer Engineering at the American University of Sharjah, worked at companies like MBC and Namshi, and has built dozens of websites in his career, including the AstroLabs website: https://astrolabs.com

    He has a real passion for teaching and wants to help everyone build their own website!

  • Teaching Method

    The goal of this program is not to teach you what to do, but have you do it yourself! The program will have heavy hands-on work using the actual tools that eCommerce professionals use on a daily basis.

BOOK YOUR SEAT FOR THE WORKSHOP!

PAST PROGRAM TESTIMONIALS

Great mentors and a great team, AstroLabs Academy empowers entrepreneurs to shape the digital markets in the Arab world.

Ammar WaganahCEO & Co-FounderDokkan Afkar

Coming from a non-technical background this workshop enlightened in so many areas and caused me to think of my startup in a whole new light.

Shaima HamidaddinExecutive ManagerMiSK FOUNDATION

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Hossein BukhamseenCTOHungerStation.com

It was very informative it was also great in terms of sharing case studies and best practices.

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An amazing outlook into the realm of online scaling learnt everything I need to know in a span of 3 days from the top most influential people in the field, truly motivational, educational, and inspiring

Mohammed KazimCo-founderTamashee

Very helpful and focused! Highly recommend crash workshop for every startup.

Laith AlsulaimanCOO - Product DevelopmentBusinessClouds

This is what we need as entrepreneurs to realize that we are not the only one facing challenges. We learned within three days what would have taken me months to figure out on my own.

Ambareen MusaCEOSouq Almal

Whether you have a startup company or a single project really ‘Scaling Online Startups’ workshop is amazing & helpful for you, Don’t miss it at all!

Mohammad Nasser AlOrainy

AstroLabs is a wealth of knowledge and provides excellent support to startups in the digital space.

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