WordPress Tutorials

Build Better Blogs By Using WordPress Tutorials

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WordPress is the world’s leading Content Management System (CMS). There are many reasons why this application has become so popular, especially for blogging. If you don’t know how to blog, just look at blogs that are already published, and you can get inspiration from them. It is easy to create a blog, or other type of website, with WordPress, and the package is packed with lots of useful features. Best of all, it is an open source software package, which means it is free of charge. Installing WordPress You can either download and install WordPress on to your local computer, set up your website, and then upload everything to your web host. Alternatively, here at webdevel.com, we provide one-click install to set up your WordPress blog. This makes it incredibly easy to quickly set up your WordPress website in just a few minutes. Once you have your WordPress website installed, you will have access to the WordPress admin functions from the WordPress dashboard. This is where you manage your website. From the dashboard, you can add, edit or delete posts, select a new template, add users, and access many other administrative functions. One of the biggest attractions of building websites using WordPress is that you do not need any programming skills. All the software is pre-written (in PHP), and WordPress websites are template driven. There are thousands of templates available, many of them free of charge. You can change the appearance of your entire website just by selecting a different theme template. WordPress updates The WordPress package is constantly updated. Upgrades may be released to fix problems that have been revealed, to improve security, or to add new features. When you choose our option to install your WordPress website, we look after the updates for you. This happens automatically, so you do not have to worry about keeping abreast of developments. If you want just a simple website, and are happy with all the features that come built in to WordPress, you need do nothing more than add the content you want to your WordPress site. However, if you need to tweak your website, you are going to have to take some time out to learn WordPress. While getting started with WordPress takes little time, and you do not have to learn much to do so, you will have a bigger challenge coming to grips with WordPress if you want to go beyond the basics. Because the package is so sophisticated, and gives you access to so many features, there is quite a steep learning curve involved. Fortunately, there are hundreds of really good online WordPress tutorials available to help you come to grips with the package. WordPress tutorials When you search for WordPress tutorials, use the advanced search options to access only fairly recently added WordPress tutorials. As mentioned above, WordPress is constantly being updated, so earlier tutorials may be more of a hindrance than a help. They could be referring to features that no longer exist, or they […]