Photoshop Elements and WordPress

worpressandphotoshopIn this course we show how you can use the power of Photoshop Elements in a real-life situation—preparing graphics for your WordPress-based website.

While Photoshop Elements has a wide range of advanced features, we cover practical examples that use the most commonly employed tools.

In the course we take you step-by-step through the process of using Photoshop Elements to prepare all the typical types of graphic that you will need in a typical WordPress website. You will learn the key tools of Photoshop Elements, and quite a bit about WordPress along the way.


The website built in the course.

The course consists of eight lessons:

  1. Lesson 1 – Images in WordPress
  2. Lesson 2 – Cropping and Resizing
  3. Lesson 3 – Making the DD Logo
  4. Lesson 4 – Creating A Website Header Image
  5. Lesson 5 – Adding a Homepage Slider
  6. Lesson 6 – Making Post Images
  7. Lesson 7 – Adding Focus to an Image
  8. Lesson 8 – More Post Image Techniques
  • Difficulty: intermediate
  • Topics: Photoshop Elements, understanding graphics in WordPress, working with layers, layer styles, selections, using sliders, featured images, banner images, layer masks, clipping masks


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