PacktLib: WordPress for Education

WordPress for Education

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Installing and Configuring WordPress

Installing WordPress

WordPress overview

Summary

Setting Up Our Class Site

Basics of post and page editing

Pages

Posts

Themes

Widgets

Menus

Summary

Enhancing WordPress with Plugins

Finding and installing plugins

Managing plugins

Plugins

Updating plugins

Uninstalling plugins

Summary

Enabling a Multisite Network

Before installing

Creating the network

Exploring the Network Admin area

Creating a new site

Installing themes and plugins

Network administrator plugins

Network content

Summary

Creating a Social Network with BuddyPress

WordPress, Multisite, and BuddyPress

Installing BuddyPress

Registering student accounts

Activity

Friend connections

Groups

Forums

Protecting student privacy

Summary

BuddyPress Courseware

Installing and configuring BP Courseware

Creating a course

Adding course content

Teacher and student roles

Help and support

Summary

Site Management

Site backups

Site performance

Site security

Updating WordPress

Summary

WordPress Resources and Plugins

WordPress resources

Plugin directory