WordPress All-In-One for Dummies, 4th Edition

  • 11h 31m
  • Lisa Sabin-Wilson
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2019

Set up your WordPress site today!

WordPress is a state-of-the-art blog publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. The latest version of WordPress.org will be replaced in the fall of 2018 with WordPress 5.0. This will include a major change with the addition of new editor Gutenberg.

Take your WordPress experience to the next level with the information packed inside this All-in-One. From the basics of setting up your account, to choosing a host and theme, to managing content with editor Gutenberg, to keeping your site secure, these 8 books of expert information will help you take the WordPress community by storm.

  • Build your site foundation
  • Choose a server
  • Become a site admin pro
  • Learn how to manage content using Gutenberg

Get ready to blog all about it!

About the Author

LisaSabin-Wilson co-owns WebDevStudios, a development company specializing in custom WordPress plugins, themes, and deployments. She's also a popular conference speaker. Find her blog at lisasabin-wilson.com, and follow @lisasabinwilson on Twitter.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Exploring Basic WordPress Concepts
  • Exploring the World of Open-Source Software
  • Understanding Development and Release Cycles
  • Meeting the WordPress Community
  • Discovering Different Versions of WordPress
  • Understanding the System Requirements
  • Using Secure File Transfer Protocol
  • Getting to Know PHP and MySQL
  • Installing WordPress on Your Web Server
  • Configuring WordPress for Optimum Security
  • Updating WordPress
  • Backing up, Packing up, and Moving to a New Host
  • Logging in and Taking a Look around
  • Exploring Tools and Settings
  • Managing Users and Multiple Authors
  • Dealing with Comments and Spam
  • Creating Categories and Tags
  • Writing Your First Post
  • Creating a Static Page
  • Uploading and Displaying Photos and Galleries
  • Exploring Podcasting and Video Blogging
  • Working with Custom Fields
  • Using WordPress as a Content Management System
  • Exposing Your Content
  • Creating a Social Media Listening Hub
  • Understanding Analytics
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Exploring Popular SEO Plugins
  • Examining the Default Theme—Twenty Nineteen
  • Finding and Installing WordPress Themes
  • Exploring the Anatomy of a Theme
  • Customizing Your Theme
  • Understanding Parent and Child Themes
  • Digging into Advanced Theme Development
  • Introducing WordPress Plugins
  • Installing and Managing Plugins
  • Configuring and Using Plugins
  • Modifying Existing Plugin Code
  • Creating Simple Plugins from Scratch
  • Exploring Plugin Development Best Practices
  • Plugin Tips and Tricks
  • An Introduction to Multiple Sites
  • Setting up and Configuring Network Features
  • Becoming a Network Admin
  • Management of Users and Access Control
  • Using Network Plugins and Themes
  • Using Multiple Domains within Your Network