While it is definitely one of the most user-friendly content management systems out there, WordPress sometimes does require a little skill and some know-how, and that’s precisely why we’re doing these WordPress tutorial articles. Our aim here at WPKlik is to give you a helping hand with just about any issue or question you might have regarding WordPress.
These are just some of the questions we aim to answer in these articles:
What is WordPress?
In simple words, WordPress is a platform that allows users to create and maintain their own websites. Primarily designed for blogs, WordPress can be used for any kind of website, from portfolio, business site, online store, to forum, mailing list or directory.
WordPress is a free and open-source content management system. It is based on plugin architecture and templates. As such, it is immensely customizable, scalable and extendable.
What does all this mean? It means that with WordPress you can build any type and size website, fix it to your liking and manage it with great ease. More importantly, you can do so without any particular coding knowledge!
How to Use WordPress?
Well, that’s what we’re trying to answer in our WordPress user guides and tutorials. We focus on the basics, things that a beginner might need. This includes basic settings and operations, from how to install WordPress or use a WordPress theme to how to extend its functionality with the use of plugins.
To get started with WordPress, you will need to do the following:
- Get a domain name and a hosting solution
- Install WordPress
- Install a theme
- Add pages and posts
- Customize your site
- Add plugins.
Who Are These Tutorials For?
The WordPress tutorial articles are meant for every WordPress user having a hard time figuring the platform out. We aim to optimize your blogging experience by answering the most common (and not so common) user questions and conundrums, regardless of the level of expertise.
WPKlik offers WordPress user guides for beginners, intermediate and advanced users. No issue is small or insignificant for us – we will cover it all!
As for experienced users, you can expect some more advanced insights, solutions using code and crafty backend fixes you might not have thought about yourself.