Ubuntu Linux: Go from Beginner to Power User

Want to learn Ubuntu Linux? This course will help you master key concepts through over seven hours of practical instruction. Whether you have zero experience using Linux, or you want a quick refresher, this course is the perfect way to become well-versed in Linux administration and development.

  • Learn to install Ubuntu in a virtual machine
  • Optimize Ubuntu for a better user experience & customize your desktop
  • Host a web server & deploy a Meteor App
  • Manage permissions & users
  • Navigate Linux administration tools

Ubuntu Linux: Go from Beginner to Power User

Email Marketing: How To Build an Email List of Customers

Email marketing is one of the most effective ways of building an audience, creating an online business, and making money. An email list is both a marketing tool that creates a relationship with potential customers and a major business asset. In this detailed course, the instructor will explain the importance of thinking of your email list as a collection of people rather than a collection of email addresses or – even worse – a way to make money. If you focus on providing value and engaging subscribers, email marketing will bring success for your business, and this course will help you get there.

  • Learn to create an effective sale email cadence
  • Study the importance of an offer & how much you should give away for free
  • Understand incentives & lead magnets
  • Get introduced to the squeeze page & learn to make one
  • Create signup forms & see where to put them on your website
  • Study the “Thank You” page & the “Welcome” page
  • Learn to collect email addresses & bulk-email without hitting the spam filters
  • Learn to use Aweber & Mailchimp

Email Marketing: How To Build an Email List of Customers

The Complete SpriteKit Developer Course: Build 20 Apps for iPad

Remember how Words With Friends pretty much single-handedly taught your mom how to use the iPad you got her for Christmas? Well, that’s the power of iPad games. The barriers for new game developers are lower than ever, and this project-based course will put you on the right track to break in. You’ll dive into SpriteKit and Swift to build real games and apps for iPad that you can use to start building your own professional portfolio.

  • Access 84 lectures & 20 hours of content 24/7
  • Build 20 real apps & games for iPad
  • Learn how to code in Swift in the Xcode development environment
  • Use SpriteKit to design, build & develop games from scratch
  • Discover how to upload games to the app store

The Complete SpriteKit Developer Course: Build 20 Apps for iPad

Create a Custom Responsive WordPress Website for a Client

Charge your clients more by creating WordPress websites that meet their requirements. This course will teach you to use the Genesis theme framework on the WordPress platform to easily create entirely future-proof, perfectly optimized and responsive websites. This course shows you everything – from the basics to fairly advanced HTML and CSS tweaking of the child theme.

  • Set up a WordPress website on a host’s server (both the manual & “one-click” methods)
  • Create a custom “Under Construction” page to display during online development
  • Set up the logo & top navigation menu w/ drop-downs
  • Set up a blog on its own separate page
  • Create a social media profile link widget & understand widgets in general
  • Add content & images to the website’s pages
  • Create & style sidebar widgets
  • Make a contact page w/ a contact form

Create a Custom Responsive WordPress Website for a Client

Learn WordPress Website Creation & Web Design From Scratch

WordPress is the most successful content management system on the web today. With WordPress you can build a site in five minutes – with no prior experience – and scale it to be one of the biggest websites in the world. This course starts with the basics as you go through the WordPress administration “backend” section. Then, later in the course, you’ll create a website in front of your eyes: pages, menus, sidebars, footers, themes, plugins, and more.

  • Access 25 lectures & 2.5 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn about the WordPress back-end administration section
  • Create new pages & blog posts
  • Customize the homepage to look exactly how you want
  • Create & edit a menu, a sidebar, footer, etc.
  • Understand SEO best practices
  • Understand design best practices, including changing, choosing & customizing a WordPress theme
  • Extend WordPress’s capabilities w/ plug-ins
  • Study WordPress security & site speed

Learn WordPress Website Creation & Web Design From Scratch

Complete Front-End to Back-End Coding Bundle

If you’re looking to become a professional coder, but you’re not sure where to start, you’ve come to the right place. With thousands of hours of course content, this bundle will open the doors to any type of programming career you decide to pursue. Get the hands-on practice you need to excel in the world of programming with the ultimate guide to this booming industry.

  • Understand how web development works
  • Learn several programming languages like Django, Scala, Scheme, Linux, Python, C, Ruby, Haskell, PERL & much more
  • Get an exact idea of how to create a website CMS & other web apps
  • Study the functional approach towards programming
  • Learn how to code better in any programming language
  • Grasp interpreter & syntactic forms
  • Study the basic system configuration of Linux operating systems
  • Make your pages interactive
  • Create JavaScript events that react to visitor actions
  • Improve your user interface

Complete Front-End to Back-End Coding Bundle

CompTIA A+ 2016 Certification Prep

IT success stories start with the CompTIA A+ certification, the leading IT certification exam. This certification validates understanding of most common hardware and software technologies in business, and certifies the skills necessary to support complex IT infrastructures. Comprehensive and vendor-neutral, A+ certifies that its holders are the most qualified IT professionals on the market. This newly updated two course bundle will give you all the prep materials you need to pass the 220-901 and 220-902 CompTIA A+ certification exams.

  • Identify the hardware components of PCs & mobile digital devices
  • Understand operating systems, networking & security fundamentals
  • Install, configure & troubleshoot display devices & peripheral components
  • Manage system components & data storage
  • Install, configure, optimize & maintain Microsoft Windows & other operating systems
  • Support mobile digital devices, printers & multifunction devices

CompTIA A+ 2016 Certification Prep

Dive into After Effects 3: Flat Animation Buildup

After Effects is a premier video editing software that can help you create motion graphics, visual effects, and titles that bring extra character and life to your videos. It’s a big software, so it can look intimidating, but this crash course will teach you how to seamlessly integrate objects into your After Effects projects, and give you a great foundation to build on. Ever thought about a career in video effects? Here’s where you start.

  • Access 10 lectures & 1 hour of content 24/7
  • Introduce objects into After Effects projects
  • Learn how to identify & animate the small details in video projects
  • Animate the build-up of a Polaroid camera graphic
  • Export from After Effects
  • Design an object in Adobe Illustrator

Dive into After Effects 3: Flat Animation Buildup

Final Cut Pro 7 – Video Editing Course

In this beginner’s editing course, professional video editor and educational technology guru Phil Ebiner takes you through the basic skills needed for using Final Cut Pro. Even if you prefer an alternative editing software, this course will still help you master key editing skills used by the pros. Learn everything you need to know to create a great video for your business, documentary, music video, feature length film, short narrative, etc.

  • Learn from someone who is currently working in the industry
  • Understand popular editing techniques
  • Study Final Cut basics like importing, video editing & sound
  • Use color correction tools
  • Incorporate special effects
  • Create seamless transitions
  • Use a green screen
  • Export your videos
  • Land a new job

Final Cut Pro 7 – Video Editing Course

Adobe After Effects: The Complete Motion Graphics Course

Have you ever been to the movies, been blown away by the effects, and thought, “I must do that”? Well, a great place to start working towards that prestige is with this course. These lessons will teach you how to think like a motion graphics/video effects artist by using After Effects. By course’s end, you’ll have an excellent foundation working with video effects, that you can use to further your education.

  • Access 100 lectures & 10 hours of content 24/7
  • Discover the After Effects program layout & basics
  • Add layer & work w/ transform tools
  • Create unique shapes w/ motion
  • Use masks & mask animations, 3D layers & animations, & 3D cameras & camera animations
  • Work w/ Photoshop & After Effects
  • Learn Video FX such as page turns, fractal noise & color correction
  • Discover transitions such as linear & radial wipes
  • Export for YouTube w/ transparency
  • Understand green screen editing in After Effects

Adobe After Effects: The Complete Motion Graphics Course