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Getting Started with WordPress

by Steve Buchanan

This course will teach you how to get started with WordPress by understanding where and how to host it, how to install it, and its general configuration.

What you'll learn

Startups, enterprises, and more continue to adopt content management systems at a fast rate with WordPress. WordPress is the number one choice from startups to the enterprises. It is being used for many uses from web apps, a marketing tool, e-commerce, or even a company’s main website. In this course, Getting Started with WordPress, you’ll learn its many uses, features, and tech stack. First, you’ll learn how to install it. Next, you'll explore how to acquire a domain and hosting for WordPress. Finally, you’ll discover its user interface and general configuration. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of WordPress needed to get started with the number one content management system.

About the author

Steve Buchanan is a Principal Program Manager with a leading global tech giant focused on improving the cloud. He is a Pluralsight author, the author of eight technical books, and a former 10-time Microsoft MVP. He has presented at tech events, including, DevOps Days, Open Source North, Midwest Management Summit (MMS), Microsoft Ignite, BITCon, Experts Live Europe, OSCON, Inside Azure management, and user groups. He has been a guest on over a dozen podcasts and has been featured in several pub... more

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