WordPress – From the Start

WordCamp Sofia 2013

Agenda

 

Stanko Metodiev

 

Stanko Metodiev

Before we start

 

WordPress is…

 

Bulls*it

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What is WordPress

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According to Wikipedia:

WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and a content-management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL, which runs on a web hosting service…

WordPress.org != WordPress.com

 

 

 

WordPress.org WordPress.com
Open Source product SaaS
WordPress Foundation Automattic, Inc.
Requires a hosting Hosted for free
Fully customizable Fairly limited
Unlimited themes/plugins A set of predefined extensions

What is WordPress (2)

 

 

It was first released on May 27, 2003, by its founders, Matt Mullenweg and Mike Little, as a fork of b2/cafelog

Matt Mullenweg

Matt Mullenweg

Mike Little

Mike Litte

Why WordPress?

 

Who uses WordPress

Notable WordPress Users

WordPress Notable Users and WordPress.com VIP Clients

WordPress as CMS

 

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Tweet URL

Famous 5 min install

 

Demo

Softaculous

 

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SuperHosting Softaculous

Softaculous – Step 1

Login to your cPanel
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and click on “Softaculous”
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Softaculous – Step 3

Populate your data

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Softaculous – Step 2

 

 

Select WordPress
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Softaculous – Step 4

 

 

Installation process

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Softaculous – Step 5

 

You installation is done! Go to your WordPress and enjoy it!

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Demo

What else with WordPress?

E-Commerce

 

WooCommerce

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E-Commerce (2)

 

Easy Digital Downloads

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Demo

Forums

bbPress

Social Network

buddyPress

Demo

Recap

 

Questions?

Recommended plugins

 

WordPress Resources

 

Credits

 

Thank you!