How to Build your First WordPress Website by Andrew Davis
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

How to Build your First WordPress Website by Andrew Davis

on

  • 438 views

Andrews has worked as an IT consultant since 2000. He specialises in “cloud” services, such as Salesforce.com, Google Apps and WordPress.com. ...

Andrews has worked as an IT consultant since 2000. He specialises in “cloud” services, such as Salesforce.com, Google Apps and WordPress.com.

At WordCamp Gold Coast, he presented this introductory presentation for new-comers to WordPress.

Statistics

Views

Total Views
438
Views on SlideShare
438
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

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
  • Will not coverNot relevant to WordPress.com:Installing/hostingWordPressPluginsDNS ChangesEditing HTML and CSS
  • Why do you want a site?
  • WordPress.comBasic service is freeIt’s much easier to setupEverything is taken care of: setup, upgrades, spam, backups, security, etcLimited in what you can doWordPress.orgFree, open source softwareYou can do much more with it (flexibility)You have much more control (and, hence, responsibility)Harder to setup and manage – but there are options (e.g. one-click installs)

How to Build your First WordPress Website by Andrew Davis How to Build your First WordPress Website by Andrew Davis Presentation Transcript

  • How to build your first WordPress website Andrew Davis
  • Overview• What is WordPress?• WordPress.com vs WordPress.org• WordPress components• Example website 2
  • WHAT IS WORDPRESS? 3
  • WordPress.com WordPress.org More flexibility Easier Greater control 4
  • WORDPRESS COMPONENTS 5
  • Web page Header Widget Post/Page Sidebar Content Main 6 Footer
  • Dashboard Specific Content Global Settings 7
  • EXAMPLE WEBSITE 8
  • 9
  • Elements• Custom header• 4 pages Home• Images• Map About Us News Contact Us 10
  • www.wordpress.com 11
  • 12
  • Contact• Me (Andrew Davis) • andrew@boxless.com.au • www.boxless.com.au • @goboxless• Melbourne WordPress Meetup • www.wpmelbourne.wordpress.com • @wpmelbourne 13