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This guide provides a list of resources for learning how to use Wordpress for creating a webpage. The resources are linked from several different reputable sources and good tutorials, guides, and other resources for troubleshooting and learning how to use Wordpress.
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Library Resources for Wordpress
Online Resources for Wordpress
There are many different types of online resources and tutorials available for assistance learning and navigating Wordpress. The following links include reputable resources both through Wordpress and through outside sources that are helpful for getting starting:
This link is a dictionary of Wordpress terminology that may help with planning and designing a Wordpress site.
This link contains step by step instructions for how to create a traditional website homepage instead of a Wordpress blog homepage.
Posting a Blog
This resource explains how to write and publish a blog using wordpress. There is also some great information about blogging etiquette and blog writing tips.
Video Tutorial on "Wordpress for Beginners"
This link is a youtube video put out by a reputable source that includes the basics on how to get started using Wordpress and includes a basic outline of Wordpress terminology.
This link goes to Wordpress.org's page of resources and help guides for using their content management platform. The best resources are located under "Learn How to Use Wordpress" about half-way down the page.