Create a Professional Blog with WordPress: Chapter 1 Introduction
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Create a Professional Blog with WordPress: Chapter 1 Introduction

on

  • 672 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
672
Views on SlideShare
672
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
4
Comments
0

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Adobe PDF

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Create a Professional Blog with WordPress: Chapter 1 Introduction Create a Professional Blog with WordPress: Chapter 1 Introduction Presentation Transcript

  • Create a Professional Blog with WordPress Chapter 1: Introduction Atit Patumvan Faculty of Management and Information Sciences Naresuan UniversityFriday, June 17, 2011
  • 2 Introducing WordPress • What is WordPress? • blog publishing system • content management system • Why should you use WordPress for blog? • easy to use • expandable • affordable • great community supportFriday, June 17, 2011
  • 3 The History of WordPress • Original from b2 • In Early 2003, Enhanced and rebranded by Matt Mullenweg • In August 2006, 1 million downloads • In 2007, 3 million downloadsFriday, June 17, 2011
  • 4 Options for Using • WordPress comes in three basic modes: • WordPress.com • Wordpress.org • WordPress MU (multi user)Friday, June 17, 2011
  • 5 Where are WordPress Hosted? • On Wordpress.com (free) • On your personal webserver • On a paid webserver serviceFriday, June 17, 2011
  • 6 WordPress Feature Feature WordPress.org WordPress.com Cost Free Free Require hosting Yes No Requires download Yes No Requires setup/installation Yes No Ability to install your own templates Yes No Ability to use sidebar widgets Yes Yes RSS Yes Yes Ability to install plug-ins Yes No Ability to setup multiple blogs with one account No Yes Customizable style sheets Yes $15/YearFriday, June 17, 2011
  • 7 Things to consider • WordPress.com does not give you direct database access. • If you pay for a webserver, you probably have FTP access and database access • WordPress.com does not allow embedded flash and Video • WordPress.com may limit some of the add-ons you may wish to include (i.e. widgets) • Some Link options are not allowed.Friday, June 17, 2011
  • 8 Have a Strategy? • What you want your blog to be? • Do you have name for your blog?Friday, June 17, 2011
  • 9 Getting Started with WordPress.com • Registration Process • Site Administration • Customizing your websiteFriday, June 17, 2011
  • 10 The Registration Process • From Wordpress.com front page, Click the button • “Get started here” • “สมัครตอนนี้เลย!”Friday, June 17, 2011
  • 11 The Registration Process • Goto the main WordPress.com site at • http://www.wordpress.com • http://th.wordpress.comFriday, June 17, 2011
  • 12 The Registration Process • Create • Blog Name • Username • Password • Fill in • email address • Select Language • Click “Sign up” buttonFriday, June 17, 2011
  • 13 The Registration Process • Update your Profile • First Name • Last Name • Little text about yourself • Click “Save Profile” buttonFriday, June 17, 2011
  • 14 The Registration Process • Check your email • Click the link to activate your blogFriday, June 17, 2011
  • 15 The Registration Process • Now, you can publish content to your blog. • Or, click at your blog name to view your site. • You can either view your blog directly at your blog address -- for example http:// mornor.wordpress.comFriday, June 17, 2011
  • 16 Try Your First WordPress.com BlogFriday, June 17, 2011