Wordpress Complete: Set Up, Customize, and Market Your Blog by Hasin HayderWordpress Complete: Set Up, Customize, and Market Your Blog by Hasin Hayder

Wordpress Complete: Set Up, Customize, and Market Your Blog

byHasin Hayder

Paperback | October 17, 2006

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Wordpress is a simple and powerful way to start blogging. If you're not an IT expert but want to use a state of the art blogging system to give your blog the best chance of success, while giving you the time to focus on content and your readers, WordPress is the right system for you, and this book is the right place to start. It will give you a rapid and straightforward introduction to the rich and powerful features of WordPress and get you up and running with a state of the art blog as quickly and painlessly as possible.WordPress is an open source blog engine released under GNU general public license. It allows users to easily create dynamic blogs with great content and many outstanding features. It is an ideal tool for developing blogs and though it is chiefly used for blogging, it can also be used as a complete CMS with very little effort. Its versality and ease of use has attracted a large, enthusiastic, and helpful community of users.If you want to create powerful, fully-featured blogs in no time, this book is for you. This book will help you explore WordPress showing you what it offers and how to go about building your blog with the system.You will be introduced to the main aspects of a blog - users, communities, posts, comments, news feeds - and learn how to manage them using WordPress. You will develop the skills and confidence to manage all types of content, be it text or images, on your blog, and also understand how users interact with the blog. In working through the book you'll be inspired as well as informed, and have the capability and the ideas for make your blog cutting edge and exciting to maximise its impact.From this book you'll learn about:Installing and configuring WordPress on a local development machine or a web hosting serviceManaging posts and comments Working with Image galleries, calendars, etc. Organising users and CommunitiesCreating and Installing themes to control the page layout Linking to the outside world - Feeds, Syndication, and PodcastingCustomising Widgets and PluginsUsing WordPress as a regular CMSWritten in a clear, easy to read style, the book takes you the essential tasks required to create a feature-rich blog as quickly as possible. From initial setup to customizing modules, each task is explained in a clear, practical way using an example blog developed through the book.Who this book is written for This book is a beginner's guide to WordPress, for people who are new to blogging and want to create their own blogs in a simple and straightforward manner. It does not require any detailed knowledge of programming or web development, and any IT confident user will be able to use the book to produce an impressive blog.The table of contents is:WordPress and the World of BloggingGetting Started with WordPressChoosing and Installing a ThemeBlog Your Heart OutNon-Blog ContentFeeds, Syndication, and Podcasting Getting the Theme Tailor-Made for YouManaging Users and Building CommunitiesWidgets and PluginsAdministrator's Reference
Title:Wordpress Complete: Set Up, Customize, and Market Your BlogFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 9.25 × 7.5 × 0.64 inPublished:October 17, 2006Publisher:Packt PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1904811892

ISBN - 13:9781904811893

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