Blogging & Website Platforms Books

It seems like everyone and their cousin is blogging these days. If you want to learn about the biggest platforms powering all these blogs and sites (and perhaps join your cousin in their blogging pursuits), start here.

Blogging & Website Platforms Books

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WordPress For Dummies

Published 01-07-2021

<p><b>Get to know&nbsp;</b><b>WordPress&nbsp;with this simple and approachable&nbsp;reference&nbsp;</b>&nbsp;</p> <p><i>WordPress For Dummies, 9th Edition</i>&nbsp;helps readers discover the power of the&nbsp;WordPress&nbsp;web content building tool.&nbsp;Web builders have created&nbsp;75 million&nbsp;websites&nbsp;using&nbsp;WordPress&nbsp;and this&nbsp;book will show you how to&nbsp;add your&nbsp;blogs and&nbsp;websites&nbsp;to that count.&nbsp;</p> <p><i>WordPress For Dummies, 9</i><i><sup>th</sup></i><i>&nbsp;Edition</i>&nbsp;drops you&nbsp;right&nbsp;into the fast lane to publishing&nbsp;your first website or blog by teaching you to:&nbsp;</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Customize a theme&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Create your first post&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Use WordPress as a&nbsp;content management system&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Work with multimedia formats&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Add plugins to your site&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Establish a publishing routine&nbsp;</p> <p>Perfect for&nbsp;new bloggers, experienced bloggers&nbsp;converting to&nbsp;WordPress&nbsp;for the first time, and people accustomed to&nbsp;WordPress&nbsp;who&nbsp;want to learn more about the full potential of&nbsp;the&nbsp;technology,&nbsp;<i>WordPress&nbsp;for Dummies, 9</i><i><sup>th</sup></i><i>&nbsp;</i><i>Edition&nbsp;</i>&nbsp;is&nbsp;an indispensable addition to&nbsp;the library of&nbsp;every blogger and webmaster.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>

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Blogging For Dummies

Published 09-11-2019

<p><b>The bestselling blogging book&mdash;updated in a new edition!</b><b>&nbsp;</b></p> <p>Ready to make your mark on the online world? Start a blog!<b><i>&nbsp;</i></b><i>Blogging For Dummies</i> provides you with information on blogging basics, the anatomy of a good blog, and the tools required to get started.</p> <p>Plus, you'll get advice on a blog topic, choosing a domain name and host, writing your first post, planning an editorial calendar, and using your blog as an important part of your personal brand.&#8232; &#8232;</p> <ul> <li>Decide which of the major blogging platforms will work for you</li> <li>Use SEO to drive traffic to your blog</li> <li>Monetization through advertising and sponsorships</li> <li>Create content that draws readers in</li> </ul> <p>Covering shifts in popular blogging platforms and tools, changes in social media, and the latest best practices in the blogosphere, this new edition sets you up for blogging success!</p>

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WordPress All-in-One For Dummies

Published 04-09-2019

<p><b>Set up your WordPress site today!</b></p> <p>WordPress is a state-of-the-art blog publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. The latest version of WordPress.org will be replaced in the fall of 2018 with WordPress 5.0.&nbsp; This will include a major change with the addition of new editor Gutenberg.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Take your WordPress experience to the next level with the information packed inside this All-in-One. From the basics of setting up your account, to choosing a host and theme, to managing content with editor Gutenberg, to keeping your site secure, these 8 books of expert information will help you take the WordPress community by storm.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Build your site foundation</li> <li>Choose a server</li> <li>Become a site admin pro</li> <li>Learn how to manage content using Gutenberg</li> </ul> <p>Get ready to blog all about it!</p>

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WordPress For Dummies, 8th Edition

Published 07-28-2017

Updated to capture all the changes expected to come with the latest release of WordPress, the brand-new edition of this bestselling guide gives you an all-access pass to using this powerful publishing platform to get your very own blog or website up and runningin no time. In WordPress For Dummies, you'll find out how to choose and customize a theme, pick the perfect web host, manage multiple websites with multiple authors, and tons more. Due in large part to its state-of-the-art features, WordPress has become the go-to platform for website owners and bloggers who want to be noticed.

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