Ask most bloggers what they use, and theyall say aBlogger.a And why shouldnat they? Blog is right smack in the title. And Google owns it, and we all love Google, right? Blogger is also ridiculously simpleaso simple that any dummy with a computer can use it, which is how, as a matter of fact, so many crazy people get on syndicated news shows (hint: if you want to get on a syndicated news show, just say something crazy and far-fetched). So Blogger...wait! This book isnat about Blogger! If Blogger is so ridiculously simple why would anyone want to use WordPress? Easy: because WordPress can put Bloggers blogsack in a knot if the two go fist to cuffs. WordPress is powered by fancy things like PHP and MySQL, and if often used as a CMS in web design. Not sure what those words mean? Weall get that shortly, but for now just understand that they are unbelievably powerful. If you want to create a blog about different socks your grandma has sewn you for Christmas, then Bloggeras a pretty good fitabut if you want to create a blog thatas knock your socks off gorgeous, then read on and weall show you how. Before continuing, be forewarnedathis is not an in depth manual that covers the tiniest details about WordPress; this is a handbook for starters who want to master it quickly or just want to know what itas all about. We are going to tell you everything you need to know in a way that you can understand.Simply go to http://wordpress.com and click the a#39;Get Starteda#39; button. In the blog address bar, type the domain name you wish to use. You can have virtually any address for free, as long as it ends with a#39;wordpress.coma#39;. For an additional $17, youanbsp;...
|Title||:||A N00b’s Guide to WordPress|
|Author||:||BookCaps, Erin Micheletti|
|Publisher||:||BookCaps Study Guides - 2011|