Published on March 4, 2009
A broad, shallow overview of Wordpress Dave Mee, TANDOT firstname.lastname@example.org twitter.com/davemee
Identify what Wordpress is • How to get going with it • What you can do with it • A brief look under the hood •
What is Wordpress?
wordpress.com Self-hosting Cost Free Hosting costs Up-to-speed Instant Some work Headache None Little to large
wordpress.com Self-hosting Cost Free Hosting costs Up-to-speed Instant Some work Headache None Little to large Customisability Limited Total Flexibility Capped Contortionistic!
• Added value! • Updated content says “we‟re still here!” • Immediate • Removal of technical barriers of communication • Standardised • All the back-ends are the same. • Getting more than you expect • You‟ll find neat features for weeks.
A webserver – preferably Apache on a Unix • PHP4 installed and enabled • MySQL • A means to upload files •
• We want a „cooking‟ and an „eating out‟ section. • It better be easy!
Homepage Date Archive Category Post Archive
• Publish a regular or non-regular audio file • Or maybe a video file • Perhaps it‟s about rocket science or brain surgery.
The kids say „pimp my blog‟.
• Customise post types • Metadata customisation • Item-specific layouts
„pimp my discourse‟
• Intra-blog communication • Drives awareness, traffic • Poor vision of Ted Nelson‟s hypertext pathways • But a great way to find out who‟s talking about your content
• 9/11 for online discourse! • Get your warcraft gold cheap! • Maybe you have downstairs dysfunction, or are facing foreclosure? • AKISMET!
Do Publish Manage Publish Write own Leave a Read Anything! other‟s other‟s own posts comment the site posts posts posts Administrator ☻ ☻ ☻ ☻ ☻ ☻ ☻ Editor ☻ ☻ ☻ ☻ ☻ ☻ Author ☻ ☻ ☻ ☻ Contributer ☻ ☻ ☻ Subscriber ☻ ☻ Anyone ☻
• Thanks for your time and interest • We provide expert Wordpress consultancy and deployment at tandot.co.uk • Slides will be made available through slideshare.net
Presentación que realice en el Evento Nacional de Gobierno Abierto, realizado los ...
In this presentation we will describe our experience developing with a highly dyna...
Presentation to the LITA Forum 7th November 2014 Albuquerque, NM
Un recorrido por los cambios que nos generará el wearabletech en el futuro
Um paralelo entre as novidades & mercado em Wearable Computing e Tecnologias Assis...
The definitive Wordpress Plugin that enables you to efficiently and conveniently offer simple support tickets to your clients - and improve your online ...
By Brenda Barron Brenda is a professional writer and WordPress enthusiast from Huntington Beach, California. You can often find her typing up a storm at ...
Before we go into any details at all, first things first: What’s a WordPress Lightbox? To put it simply, a lightbox is an overlay or a popup window that ...
You’re at the best WordPress.com site ever. Everything about Nigeria Smile! You’re at the best WordPress.com site ever. Menu Skip to content.
Smile! You’re at the best WordPress.com site ever (by Prashant Dwivedi)
Just another WordPress.com site ... Kimmy Hays’ facebook page. Kimmie and Shayleigh. Kimmie and Shayleigh. Kimmie and Shayleigh
Everything About Apple Smile! You’re at the best WordPress.com site ever. Skip to content. IOS beta 2 today?
Everything I ever wanted to talk about ... Schon fast zwei Wochen ist es her seit die Deutsche Partnerkonferenz 2014 von Microsoft in Mannheim ...
Everything eVer evS is a year-long EVS (European Volunteer Service) project funded by Erasmus+ run by Syncro - Synergy Croatia in Zagreb. The vision of ...