Learn how to Create a Blog (3rd Run)

Follow up with the Preview lesson on Creating a Blog (Previous Post), a two-days hands-on course is arranged as follows:
The two-days course will cover the ins-and-outs of a blog, how to create and customise a blog using themes and layouts using WordPress publishing platform. During the hands-on, you will also learn how to add a title to the blog and suitable image header and use widgets like Search, Categories, Links, Archives, etc.

Pre-requisite: Know how to surf the Internet and actively using email. Having a laptop computer and data plan is an advantage. Bring along to the class if you have one.

Course details …

Course: Creating a Blog (3rd Run)
Dates: 23th & 24th of Aug, 2016
Time: 2.00PM to 5.00PM
Course fee: No charge
Venue: Bukit Merah Library
Direction: Nearest MRT Station: Tiong Bahru. Exit and turn right. Up escalator and take bus number 5 or 16 or 851 to end (Bukit Merah Bus Interchange). About 5 minutes walk to library. Ask for direction if necessary.


Learn How to Create a Blog (Preview)

A Blog gives you a new way to communicate, to share, to influence, to connect, to outrage, to matter, …

A Blog can be your life journey (A Reflection), your legacy you would like to leave behind. You are the writer, the editor and publisher – all in one. However, whatever you do with your Blog, you are required to conform within the International & Local Laws and Regulations.

If I have interested you, come and see how simple it is to start publishing a Blog in the Internet and it is totally free. No programming or special software required.

All you need is a laptop able to connect to the Internet and some basic knowledge of computing like surfing the Internet and sending/ receiving emails.

Topic: Learn how to Create a Blog (Preview)
Date: 13th August (Saturday)
Time: 3PM to 5PM
Venue: Bukit Merah Public Library
Course fee: Free (no charge)
Direction: Nearest MRT: Tiong Bahru, exit and turn right, up escalator and take bus number 5 or 16 or 851 to end (Bukit Merah Bus Interchange). About 5 minutes walk to library.

Sample Blogs:
1) itforseniors.blogspot.sg
2) loveinanotherlanguage.wordpress.com
3) goodfood.wordpress.com

Smartphone Clinic

Once in a while, we do organise a smartphone gathering among the 50+ seniors who believe in Life Long Learning. The objective is for seniors helping seniors in any Apple iPhone or any brand of android smartphone issues.
You can term it as a Smartphone Clinic with an operation hours of just around 3 hours with details as follows:

Date: 3rd August 2016 (Wednesday)
Time: 5.30PM to 8.30PM
Venue: Marina Square (The Gallerie Food Court – Level 4)

Do come and share your smartphone skills with seniors.