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12.08.2010
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The Web Academy has had over 2100 enrollments to date… It has been a tremendous success. Thank you for helping us to empower people to learn about new technology (WordPress) for free.

Top Brands Using WordPress
Kobe Bryant is one of the NBA’s top athletes and he probably spends tens of thousands of dollars maintaining his web presence.

We teach WordPress which is the same technology that Kobe Bryant uses.
Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant , Amare Stoudamire and Candace Parker are a few NBA and WNBA stars who are using WordPress technology to power their web sites.

We are launching new classes for 2011.
Enroll Now for our FREE web design classes and Android app class before we reach capacity.  As always, our classes are 100% online.

Classes Scheduled for Winter of 2011:

Please visit us at: http://thewebacademy.org

A request:
We want to spread the word about our FREE program but we need your help. Could you kindly forward this communication to at least 5 people in your network.

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Thank you.

11.25.2010
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Kobe Bryant Using WordPress

Kobe Bryant Using WordPress

WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) web development tools such as WordPress sometimes are not seen as “real” web development platforms. WordPress is one of the most flexible and easy to use WYSIWYG tools in existence. Many Fortune 500 companies and top athletes are using WordPress.

Top NBA and WNBA brands using WordPress:

So , if WordPress is good enough for these multi-million dollar athletes, then it is probably good enough for your business.

What do you think?

The Web Academy teaches free WordPress classes online. Visit the http://thewebacademy.org to enroll.

10.29.2010
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The Web Academy has partnered with Web Asset Partners Inc (WAP) which is a NYC based media publishing platform. Please visit Web Asset Partners Inc (WAP) at http://www.webassetpartners.com for more information. WAP specializes in creating brands and building powerful online entities.
WAP’s client portfolio includes The Jonas Brothers and others. In addition, WAP manages the following celebrity themed web destinations:
Lady Gaga
Justin Bieber
Britney Spears
Miley Cyrus
Selena Gomez
Taylor Swift

WAP is looking for Web Master/Web Blogging Interns. These internships are unpaid. However, each intern will get real world experience working with these top brands. If you have successfully mastered the management of maintaining a WordPress CMS then you may qualify.

Requirements:
PC or Mac with modern web browser
Access to a high speed internet connection
Working knowledge of WordPress CMS
Writing ability is a must
Working knowledge of DOT NET Nuke CMS (very similar to WordPress)

Responsibilities:
Manage content
Maintain news information
Post articles using WordPress and DOT NET NUKE
Upload and manage photos
Upload and manage videos
Add Plugins and Widgets as necessary
Other celebrity web site tasks as related to the pro

Commitment:
Weekly Commitment: 8 hours per week
We are asking for a 6 month commitment.
Location: Telecommute (Work from Home).
If you are interested in working with these top brands as a Web Master/Web Blogging Intern then send an email to info@thewebacademy.org ASAP. This email should include your resume, a writing sample and links to any blogs or web sites that you have created or managed.

Note: These internships are not paid…

Thank you…