Getting Started

Learn about WordPress, both as a free software, and a community.

  • Overview of WordPress
  • Requirements
  • New to WordPress – Where to Start
  • Version 5.3
  • Version 5.3.2
  • Twenty Twenty
  • History

Installing WordPress

It’s easy to install WordPress. Dive in to learn more!

  • Before You Install
  • How to install WordPress
  • Installing Multiple WordPress Instances
  • FAQ Installation

Basic Usage

Write and edit posts and pages with your text, images and other media.

  • First Steps with WordPress
  • Writing Posts
  • Pages
  • Media Library Screen
  • Comments
  • Users Profile

Basic Administration

Learn about your website's settings, permalinks, and other useful features.

  • Administration Screens
  • Dashboard Screen
  • Using Permalinks
  • Roles and Capabilities
  • FAQ Administration

Customizing

Find the right themes, plugins, widgets to make your site match your needs.

  • Using Themes
  • Using Plugins
  • WordPress Widgets
  • Appearance Menus Screen

Maintenance

Backup, PHP versions, streamlining or even automating your regular tasks.

  • WordPress Backups
  • Restoring Your Database From Backup
  • Moving WordPress
  • Optimization

Security

WordPress is pretty secure out-of-the box. But don’t open yourself up for vulnerabilities.

  • Hardening WordPress
  • Brute Force Attacks
  • FAQ My site was hacked
  • Administration Over SSL
  • Two Step Authentication
  • Password Best Practices
  • WordPress Privacy

Advanced Topics

WordPress is very flexible and versatile. Here are some examples of what you can do, just to get your imagination started.

Troubleshooting

Is anything wrong? Did you get hacked? First: continue to breathe. Next, have a look at these resources

  • Common WordPress Errors
  • Login Trouble
  • Debugging in WordPress
  • FAQ Troubleshooting
  • Support Forums