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Create your own website using WordPress in a weekend

Author: Alannah Moore
Publisher: New York : Focal Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alannah Moore
ISBN: 9780415662680 0415662680
OCLC Number: 810534170
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. An introduction to WordPress : What makes WordPress a good choice? ; or ; The elements of a WordPress website --
2. Your domain and hosting : Choosing a domain name ; Registering a domain name ; Choosing your hosting ; Linking your domain and hosting --
3. Planning your website : What kind of site are you planning to build? ; What's the purpose of your site? ; What content do you need on your site? ; Finding and using images ; Video and audio --
4. Setting up WordPress : The one-click install ; Setting up using --
5. Step-by-step: creating a basic model website : Introducing the default WordPress theme ; "Twenty twelve" ; The live site and admin area ; The admin area ; First steps ; The header ; The background ; Creating pages ; Choosing your home page ; Working with the text editor ; Adding pages to the menu ; Adding images to your site ; Adding video and audio to your site ; Your blog or news area ; Your widgets ; The plugins you need ; Basic site completion checklist --
6. Selling from your website : Using Paypal ; Paypal buttons and shopping cart --
7. Exploring themes : Free or premium? ; How to choose a theme ; Where to find themes ; How to install a theme ; Themes: business ; Themes: portfolio ; Themes: magazine/blog ; Themes: e-commerce --
8. In focus : Business theme ; Portfolio theme ; Magazine theme ; E-commerce theme --
9. Your live site : Growing your audience ; Maintaining relationships with your visitors ; Tracking your visitors ; Search engine optimization (SEO) ; Integrating social media with your website --
10. Useful things to know : Legal issues ; Maintaining your WordPress site ; My site isn't showing up in Google ; Working with other users ; Getting help ; WordPress in other languages ; Adding functionality with plugins ; Going further with WordPress.
Responsibility: Alannah Moore.
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