PacktLib: WordPress Complete

WordPress Complete

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewer

Preface

WordPress and the World of Blogging

Blogging History

Anatomy of a Blog

Your Friends in Blogging

Meet the Giants

Other Blog Engines

The World of WordPress

Summary

Getting Started with WordPress

Registering a Free Blog at WordPress.com

Installing WordPress Manually

Installing WordPress from the cPanel

Upgrading WordPress from Older Installations

Basic Troubleshooting during Installation

Logging into the Admin Panel

Summary

Choosing and Installing Themes

Finding Themes

Factors to Consider while Choosing a Theme

Installing and Changing Themes

Typical Appearance of Different Themes

Basic Modification

Summary

Blogging your Heart Out

Posts in Detail

Comments in Detail

Gravatar

Summary

Non-Blog Content

Goals and Site Structure

Summary

Feeds and Podcasting

What are Feeds All About?

RSS Formats

Feed Readers

Other Useful Plug-ins for Syndication

Podcasting

Summary

Developing Themes

Start Using a Blank Page

Plan for a Design

Themes in Minutes

Instant Theme Builders

Summary

Community Blogging

Flavors of Multi-User Blogging

Managing Users in a Multi-User Blogging Platform

User Levels

Managing Profiles

Deleting Users

Restriction Plug-ins

Summary

Developing Plug-ins and Widgets

Installing the Widget Plug-in

Creating Widgets

Plug-ins

Hooks

Summary

Administrator's Reference

System Requirements

A Closer Look at the Installation

Summary