Get schooled by mono Academy
Lately we’ve presented many new features such as the new D4 design and we hope that you love it as much as we do. Today we are happy to present yet another amazing tool for you. Actually it’s the biggest toolbox ever created for mono users - mono Academy.
mono Academy is meant to be your go-to resource for successfully building an online presence with mono. Learn how to build a professional website, mobile site, Facebook page and a shop, and find plenty of inspiration, examples, tips and tricks, manuals and video tutorials to guide you. The site is structured around the topics Create, Design, Get traffic, Inspiration and Manuals. Let’s take a closer look at each section to give you an overview.
Create & Build your site 101
Wonder where you should begin when making a website for your business? In this section we’ll go through everything, step by step. Learn about page template options for homepages, layouts, product pages, galleries, etc. We’ll also give you a few examples of how other mono users have solved their challenges when building a website, mobile site, online shop and even Facebook pages.
Design your site 101
Find everything you need for designing a beautiful mono site. Learn about the available mono design skins and how you can customize them with background images, CSS, content design and the amazing Jumbotron module.
You also get an overview of all image sizes in mono’s many modules as well as the different column widths for websites, mobile sites & FB sites which is especially helpful for adding images in the right size and resolution.
Get Traffic 101
As you hopefully know, online visitors will not discover your website without any effort on your side. Therefore it is important that you know how to market your site to increase your website traffic. In this section we help you to understand how to use SEO (Search Engine Optimization), SEM (Search Engine Marketing) and social media as marketing channels.
In this section you’ll find some of our favorite mono examples. They prove that it’s possible to make a website for any kind of business in so many creative ways. If you follow us on Facebook you already know we love to share beautiful and creative mono websites on #WebsiteWednesday! We do this to inspire mono users to improve their websites. Find inspiration for your own mono-built online presence here!
If you want to know every little detail about the mono tool and how you can work it to perfection – the Manuals section will probably be your favorite. This area of mono Academy is still a bit of a work in progress so be sure to check back later if you don’t find the specific manual you’re looking for.
Remember that you can also watch all mono tutorial videos on our YouTube Channel.
mono Academy is completely free for all mono users and we’d love your feedback and ideas for future improvements!