Wix Website Design

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If your business does not have a website, it does not exist. Wix websites offer you cutting edge technology with all of the latest apps and functionality. It is an easy, to use do-it-yourself environment. Wix offers free site hosting.


In this class, you will build stunning HTML 5 websites. Coding skills are not necessary. We will go through each step of building, customizing and managing your site. You can include blogs, videos, contact forms, event invitations, and more.


We will publish your site in class. You will leave the class with the skills to update your site at any time.

  1. Build your own website
  2. Update your website with pictures and video
  3. Chat live with visitors to your website
Materials to bring

Bring graphics or logo files that you wish to add to your site. Bring content (text) ready to paste into your site in any format You can also retrieve content from cloud storage. You may want to purchase a domain name prior to the class.

What will be provided

computers, stock graphics and video

Valante Grant

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Valante M. Grant is the founder of The byDesign Network. She has built a network that encompasses media, video and audio production, graphic design and training. An active member of the TED community, Valante is a TEDx event organizer and Speaker. She organized TEDxBolingbrook Women and was a speaker at TEDxBolingbrookYouth. Valante’s speaking platform: The Evolution, encompasses a web series and live workshops. She presented 2 workshops at the Black Women’s Expo: The Evolution of the Black Woman in America (2015) and The Evolved Single Parent (2016).

A passionate writer, Valante is a contributing writer for Union Gospel Press. She authors the Life byDesign blog in the Blognobbers global community. Other publications include: The Eventbrite blog, Trendsetters to Trendsetters Magazine (Atlanta), The Urban Release (Las Vegas) and the Project Eve website. An accomplished journalist, she has been recognized as the top columnist for Examiner.com nationwide and consistently ranked among the top 5 during her 4 year tenure. Valante authored three columns: Chicago City Guide Examiner, Chicago African American Community Examiner and Chicago Home-Based Business Examiner.

As executive producer for WBDN media, Valante has created a platform to bring exposure to individuals who are making a positive impact on society. It was inspired by her special guest appearance on Oprah Winfrey’s LifeClass.

Valante is a career mentor for Proviso Math and Science Academy in Maywood, Illinois and Metropolitan Family Services on Chicago’s South side. She is committed to mentoring young people academically, socially and spiritually. Her philosophy is that every human being is one of God’s designer originals. She uses her creativity to design a life that fulfills her purpose and helps others reach their destiny. Valante resides in the Chicago metropolitan area. Her inspiration is her daughter, Vanyce.