Having your own blog isnat just for the nerdy anymore. Today, it seems everyoneafrom multinational corporations to a neighbor up the streetahas a blog. They all have one, in part, because the folks at WordPress make it easy to have one. But to actually build a good blogato create a blog people want to readatakes thought, planning, and some effort. From picking a theme and using tags to choosing widgets and building a community, creating your blog really starts after youave set it up. In Building a WordPress Blog People Want to Read by blogger extraordinaire Scott McNulty, youall learn how to: Install and get your WordPress site running. Set up your site to ensure it can easily grow with you and your readers. Be the master of user accounts. Manage your site with the WordPress Dashboard and extend its capabilities with plug-ins. Make the most of images. Work with pages, templates, and links andaof courseapublish your posts. Use custom post types and taxonomies to bend WordPress to your will. Deal with commentsaif you even want readers commenting at all. Find a theme and make it your own.If youa#39;ve been very good about backing up your data, completely delete and then reinstall WordPress (see Chapter 2). ... have to back up your Media Library, plug- ins, and themes separately. ... If you want to export all of your bloga#39;s content, .
|Title||:||Building a WordPress Blog People Want to Read|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2010-12-03|