Harnessing Your Web Presencewith WordPress<br />By:	Blake Imeson<br />David Kuhta<br />
What is WordPress ?<br />Two Choices:<br />Wordpress.com<br />Wordpress.org<br />Self-hosted<br />Used on over 200+ Millio...
Ways to use WordPress<br />Your Site becomes<br />Your Web Canvas<br /><ul><li>Blog
Static Site / CMS
Forum
Social Media
Portfolio Site
Photoblog
Wiki</li></li></ul><li>What makes WP so Robust?<br /><ul><li>Personalization:	Themes
Extensible:	 	Plugins (8,000+)
Function:Admin Interface
Ease of Use:	Simple Install/Upgrade
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Word Press 101

  1. 1. Harnessing Your Web Presencewith WordPress<br />By: Blake Imeson<br />David Kuhta<br />
  2. 2. What is WordPress ?<br />Two Choices:<br />Wordpress.com<br />Wordpress.org<br />Self-hosted<br />Used on over 200+ Million<br />OPEN SOURCE<br />
  3. 3. Ways to use WordPress<br />Your Site becomes<br />Your Web Canvas<br /><ul><li>Blog
  4. 4. Static Site / CMS
  5. 5. Forum
  6. 6. Social Media
  7. 7. Portfolio Site
  8. 8. Photoblog
  9. 9. Wiki</li></li></ul><li>What makes WP so Robust?<br /><ul><li>Personalization: Themes
  10. 10. Extensible: Plugins (8,000+)
  11. 11. Function:Admin Interface
  12. 12. Ease of Use: Simple Install/Upgrade
  13. 13. Marketing: SEO</li></li></ul><li>Installation<br /><ul><li>cPanel– Quick Install via Fantastico</li></li></ul><li>A Live Install<br />A Live Demo<br />Point your browsers to:<br />Limecuda.com/incuba8<br />
  14. 14. Resources – Installation<br /><ul><li>Ultimate Guide to Self-Hosting WordPress</li></li></ul><li>Resources - Themes<br /><ul><li>Free -WordPress Extend
  15. 15. Premium</li></ul>WooThemesElegantThemesThemeForestStudioPress<br />iThemes<br />
  16. 16. Resources - Themes<br /><ul><li>140+ Brilliant Free Wordpress Themes Around
  17. 17. 100 Excellent Free WordPress Themes | Smashing Magazine
  18. 18. 30 Free High Quality Wordpress Themes | Smashing Magazine
  19. 19. 20 More Free First-Class Wordpress Themes | Smashing Magazine
  20. 20. Best Free WordPress Themes Gallery
  21. 21. 10 Best Free WordPress Themes You Haven’t Seen
  22. 22. Top 50 free Wordpress themes | CrazyLeaf Design Blog
  23. 23. 13 Simple And Elegant Free Wordpress Themes
  24. 24. 50 Beautiful Free WordPress Themes
  25. 25. 45+ Must See WordPress themes | Noupe</li></li></ul><li>Resources - Plugins<br /><ul><li>Over 4,000 plugins on WordPress Extend
  26. 26. Plugin release posts on WeblogTools posts</li></li></ul><li>Resources – WordPress Blogs<br />Wordpress.com - Get a free blog yourname.wordpress.com<br />WordPress.org - Download the code to run your own self-hosted blog.<br />Lorelle on WordPress - Learn more about blogging and WordPress with help, tips, advice, and techniquesYoast- Blog of the famed WP plugin developer. Filled with Wordpress/SEO tips.Hack WordPress - WordPress Themes, Plugins, Hacks, Guides, and More!<br />Weblog Tools Collection - Great site for all things Wordpress<br />WPCandy - The Best of WordPress & Webliography<br />Blog Perfume - WordPess Blogs with Themes, Plugins and Blogging Resources<br />
  27. 27. Connect<br />BlakeImeson.com<br />DavidKuhta.com<br />

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