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Get comfortable with WordPress fast, with this media-rich, customized, hands-on learning experience! Covers the upcoming release of a major upgrade to WordPress, WordPress 3.0 Tightly integrated with online video, screencast tutorials, podcasts, and more: the total learning experience for new WordPress users Companion website provides supplemental media including video, sc ...more
Paperback, 351 pages
Published September 7th 2010 by Que
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Apr 10, 2013 rated it really liked it

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Both my husband and I read this book to get different opinions. My husband is a very technical software product manager and I am a photographer. So you have a more savvy technical-oriented reader and a complete neophyte.

I had used Wordpress to set up a blogsite for my company earlier in the year. As easy as Wordpress is, it can still be challenging and so I was hoping this book will make the next update project easier
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Cynthia
Jun 25, 2011 rated it really liked it
Lots of little tweaks to my blog even though it was already self-hosted and I learned how to fix somethings if they broke and enjoy some other perks. Learning tricks I never thought possible was fantastic was an added bonus. Playing along with the online DVD made this book not only a great read but interactive so I didn't need to practice on my own blog with the possibility of breaking it.

It would be worth adding to my shelf if I wasn't afraid information changes so fast.
Dawn
Overall, this is an okay guide on how to use WordPress, but there were specific things I was looking for that this book was not able to answer. It's fine for those seeking an introduction to WordPress, but not for those who are looking for a reference book on WP.
Chelsea
Sep 02, 2012 rated it it was ok
Shelves: did-not-finish
The books is not for me right now. Instead, I am checking out Typepad online for a way to write blogs in the future and have them published online.
Jeanine
Aug 29, 2015 rated it really liked it
Provides a good overview of wordpress for a new user. Will likely read again.
Charise
Jul 06, 2012 rated it really liked it
Shelves: tech-web-design
Great intro to managing a self-hosted WordPress site. For beginners.
Elizabeth
Mar 19, 2012 rated it liked it
Shelves: non-fiction, business
So far, so good. I'll update once my blog looks just how I want it !
Rori
May 29, 2011 rated it liked it
DO NOT expect to be able to set up WordPress self-install with this book. I was disappointed about that, but the rest of the information in here is really valuable.
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