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Enabling Innovation - WEB for SME Series

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Networking | Seminars | Workshops

A series of workshops to help small and medium businesses understand the building and management of an innovative online business presence

  • From: Tuesday 22 May 2018, 10 am
  • To: Tuesday 22 May 2018, 4 pm
  • Registration: 10 am
  • Location: PAV026, Clifton Campus, Nottingham Trent University, Clifton Campus, Clifton Lane, NG11 8NS
  • Cost: Free
  • Booking deadline: Monday 21 May 2018, 5.00 pm
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Event details

We invite small and medium sized businesses to join us for a series of workshops aimed at enabling innovation through an online presence.

Website Enabled Business

Working with WordPress is supposed to be easy however making the wrong choices can over complicate a website, opening it up to vulnerability and making it difficult to work with. This one-day masterclass looks at simplifying the process of building a WordPress site from scratch. Describing the “backend”, functionality and demonstrates how to safely add in additional features using plugins and templates. We will also discuss security, content, curation, the legal side of website ownership and running social media.


This session will be run by Jason Roper, NTU Enabling Innovation, Analyst and Computing Consultant.

In order to attend the WEB for SME sessions, business must attend the Taster event. If you are keen to attend but can not make this date, please contact for further information on later series.


10.30 am - S.E.B For S.M.E Refresh

WordPress CMS - Overview

WordPress Hands-On – Setup & Navigate

WordPress Hands-On – Themes & Customisation

12.00 - 1 pm - Lunch

WordPress Hands-On – Plugins & Add-Ons

WordPress Hands-On – Content Is King

WordPress Hands-On – Social Media & Sharing

4 pm - Session close

Booking information

If you would like any further information about this event before registering your interest, please email us.

WEB for SME series

This event is part of a series of workshops. After attending the taster event, guests are encouraged to sign up to all of the free series.

Taster Event
10 May 2018

Server Enabled Business for SME
18 May 2018

Wordpress Enabled Business for SME
22 May 2018

Joomla! Enabled Business for SME
23 May 2018

This event is free to attend, but attendees must register in advance. In order to attend this event you must be eligible for support from the Enabling Innovation Programme, which supports SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Enabling Innovation is a three-year collaboration between Nottingham Trent University, the University of Nottingham, and the University of Derby to support SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to innovate. It is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

Location details


PAV026, Clifton Campus


Nottingham Trent University
Clifton Campus
Clifton Lane
NG11 8NS

Past event

Still need help?

Jason Roper
+44 (0) 115 848 3158