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WordPress Complete by Hasin Hayder

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Chapter 2. Getting Started with WordPress

In the last chapter, you learned about blogging, its types, and the necessary blogging terms. This chapter will guide you through the process of setting up WordPress and customizing the basic features. WordPress is very small in size, easy to install, and easy to administer. This chapter will show you the different processes for installing WordPress and for setting it up.

WordPress is available in easily-downloadable formats from its website at http://wordpress.org/download/. Currently, WordPress version 2.0.5 is available for download. WordPress is a free open‑source application, which means you need not pay a single penny for whatever purpose you use it. WordPress is released under the GNU General Public ...

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