Get your website up and running and beautify it with WordPress
With WordPress, anyone can build an optimized website with the least amount of effort possible and then make it available to the world in no time.
This book will serve as a practical guide for everyone who intends to become an online publisher, website owner, or even a website developer. Beginning with the basic features of WordPress, the book lays a solid foundation to deal with advanced and complex features. It then moves on to helping you choose and install various themes.
Gradually, with increasing complexity, the book goes into the development of your own themes, acting as a beginner's guide to theme and plugin development.
Concluding the learning curve with miscellaneous tasks such as community blogging and administrating the established site, this book empowers you with the ability to maintain your site.
What You Will Learn
Launch your website quickly with the help of a quick WordPress installation guide
Create content that is optimized for publishing on the Web
Create a quality website with a proper assembly of important subpages
Install and work with plugins and widgets
Install and create attractive themes for your website
Create custom menus to improve the user experience of your website
Upload multimedia content such as images, audio, and video easily and effectively
Build your first plugins and widgets to add features to your website
Expand the features of WordPress for creating non-blogging websites and administer them
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