WordPress Resources - dummies

By Lisa Sabin-Wilson

Part of WordPress All-in-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet

If you use WordPress as the platform for your blog or website, you can make use of any or all of the many tools WordPress offers. Tap into some solid information from WordPress user forums, get ideas for themes, and boost your WordPress knowledge.

Name Description
WordPress Plugin Directory Offers thousands of downloads that let you do “almost anything you can imagine” — and you can imagine quite a lot, can’t you?
Free Themes Directory Lets you choose from hundreds of themes to manage the look and functionality of your home page.
WordPress Codex Try the Codex to tap into the “encyclopedia of WordPress knowledge.
WordPress News & Updates This section of the official WordPress website gives you the latest news and notes on all things WordPress.
Support Forums for WordPress.com Lets you post questions, answers, and comments for other WordPress users who are using the hosted/commercial version of WordPress.com.
Support Forums for WordPress.org Post your questions and obtain answers from the vast WordPress community for users of the self-hosted WordPress.org software.