Ghost is an open source, easy to learn alternative to WordPress for creating blogs.
If you?re a writer looking for a way to express yourself, Ghost is for you. You?ll be able to focus on your writing, not on learning how to use a complex Content Management System (CMS) like WordPress.
You should take this course if you want to create a blog, but you are intimidated by WordPress or heavier Content Management Systems.
At the end of this course, you will be able to take advantage of Ghost?s features to produce a great looking, high quality blog, and posts to your blog.
Topics covered include:
What a blog is Choosing a topic When Ghost is the right blogging tool for you When you may want to use a tool other than Ghost Creating a free Introductory account at Ghost Introduction to the Ghost User Interface (UI) Getting started with Ghost What Themes are Where to get free or paid themes Ghost Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Ghost vs. WordPress for SEO How to change the look and feel of your blog by changing Themes Using Markdown for formatting Adding content Adding links Adding images Using Imgbb for images Why you should purchase your own Domain Name How to add your Domain Name to your Ghost blog Google Analytics ? What they are Google Analytics ? Creating an account Google Analytics ? Adding to your blog Disqus Comments ? Creating an account Disqus Comments ? Embed the Code Disqus Comments ? Upload the Folder