1. Introducing WordPress
What You’ll Do
WordPress is a free software application that enables you to quickly create a quality website. The flexibility WordPress offers makes it a suitable tool for everyone from a casual user with limited technical skills to an experienced developer looking to create a sophisticated, custom website.
If you’re new to WordPress—or to creating websites—this chapter gives you a quick overview of WordPress, web hosting, domain names, and website planning.
Understanding the Difference Between WordPress.com and WordPress.org
WordPress offers two versions:
♦ WordPress.com—Hosted, web-based ...