Welcome to WordPress.com: Beginner Resources August 15, 2006Posted by LearningNerd in Blogging, Blogging 101, WordPress.com.
WordPress.com’s administration panel looked simple enough, but I wasn’t quite sure what everything did. No worries, though: I found a helpful community and more documentation than I could read.
Video Introduction to WordPress
These flash videos from edublogs.org helped me get a feel for WordPress. (The British accent was also a plus.)
Official WordPress Resources
Definitely worth bookmarking, these sites answer every question you can think of.
- WordPress.com FAQ
- WordPress Codex – detailed documentation for the WordPress software
- WordPress.com Forums
- Lorelle on WordPress has tons of articles about WordPress and blogging in general.
- Best Blog on WordPress features interesting WordPress blogs.
- WordPress Blogs of the Day ranks the top WordPress.com blogs.
- Planet WordPress claims to be “the epicenter of everything WordPress”.
If you know of any other useful resources, be sure to tell me!