About This Book

This book starts by walking you through the basics of understanding and
setting up WordPress so that you can
✓ Understand the fundamental difference between a blog and a website.
✓ Define what a content management system (CMS) is.
✓ Explore different ways that websites use WordPress.
✓ Get to know WordPress basic requirements.
✓ Explore web- hosting recommendations.
✓ Install WordPress on your web server.
✓ Discover ways to publish and manage your content.
In this book, you also discover the right tools to use for publishing and
designing with WordPress, including tools that help you
✓ Write and edit code.
✓ Transfer files from your computer to your web server.
✓ Create, edit, and design graphics.
✓ Choose colors schemes and fonts.
✓ Plan your design strategy.