Using Plugins

9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: UH Bauer College SBDC, 2302 Fannin, Suite 200,
Houston, Texas 77002

Registration is no longer available.

***Please Note: The Using Plugins workshop will not be held.***

Discover the power of by using the right plugins to market and make money for your business. You will walk away knowing how to search, select, install, and  activate WordPress plugins as well as the best plug-ins that will allow you to: 

  • Set up your website for eCommerce
  • Integrate PayPal with your site
  • Create an email list for free using a Mailchimp plugin
  • Use the right social media plugins to stay in touch with customers
  • Add a contact form to your site
  • Promote your products on your website by using automatic picture sliders
  • Track your website's traffic and activity using a Google Analytics plugin
  • Turn your website into a membership site
  • Plus much more

Please note this is not a hands-on class. The purpose of this session is to show you how to search and install plugins on, and to cover the basic functionalities of the best and most popular business related plugins available to users.


Working knowledge of 


Beth Guide, Owner, ACTWD/ 

Please Note:

Satisfactory meeting room temperatures are difficult to maintain.  Always bring a sweater or jacket to ensure comfort.

No children under the age of 16 are allowed in the workshop.

Only service animals allowed - If you need to bring a service animal with you to a workshop please contact us ahead of time.

If you choose to pay at the door please add $20 to the registration fee.

The following should help you decide if or is for you.

Choose if you want to:

  • have hosting, security, and backups handled by (custom domains are available)
  • personalize one of’s hundreds of themes for your website design
  • easily integrate your site with social media

Choose if you want to:

  • host your own site and perform your own backups and maintenance
  • install custom themes for your website design
  • install plugins to enable social media shareability on your site

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