When you start working with WordPress, the first decision you have to make is which version you’re going to use — WordPress.com or WordPress.org. In this article, I’ll explain the difference between WordPress.com and WordPress.org as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each. By the time I’m done, you will have a better understanding […]
A grand tour of the Dashboard, the first thing you see when you log into WordPress.
This tutorial shows you how to install WordPress on your web hosting account. While that may sound complicated, it’s pretty easy. WordPress is famous for its legendary five-minute installation. That’s not an exaggeration either. If anything you’ll have WordPress up and running in well under five minutes. Once you’ve got all the pieces in place, […]
One of the first things you’ll want to do after installing WordPress is to set up your user profile. Your profile determines how your name is displayed on your blog and contains other bits of personal information that may be displayed by your theme. This is also where you set your user preferences that control […]
Before you start building your WordPress website, you need a place to put it. For that, you’ll need a web hosting account. This screencast gives you the lowdown on what to look for and decrypts the sometimes confusing jargon used by web hosting companies.