WordPress bible / Aaron Brazell

Author(s): Brazell, Aaron
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Subjects: WordPress (Electronic resource)
Web site development
WordPress (Electronic resource)
Electronic books
Electronic books
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Indianapolis, IN : Wiley Pub., c2010
LC Classification: T, TK
Table of Contents: Pt. I. Getting Started with WordPress 1
Ch. 1. Learning About WordPress 3
Ch. 2. Installing and Configuring WordPress 21
Ch. 3. WordPress, SEO, and Social Media Marketing 39
Ch. 4. Finding Help in the WordPress Support System 57
Pt. II. Working with Plugins 67
Ch. 5. Extending WordPress with Plugins 69
Ch. 6. Widgetizing WordPress 97
Ch. 7. Understanding the WordPress Database Class 115
Ch. 8. Dissecting the Loop and WP̲Query 133
Pt. III. Working with Themes and Template Tags 151
Ch. 9. Using Free or Premium Themes 153
Ch. 10. Understanding the Template File Hierarchy 163
Ch. 11. Adding JavaScript and CSS to Themes 185
Ch. 12. Dissecting the Comment Loop, Template Tags, and Theme Best Practices 203
Pt. IV. Creating Content 225
Ch. 13. Navigating the Content Production Experience 227
Ch. 14. Using Offline Editors 247
Pt. V. Keeping Up with the Joneses: Maintenance and Upgrades 267
Ch. 15. Performing Automatic Upgrades 269
Ch. 16. Moving to WordPress and Backing It Up 281
Ch. 17. WordPress Maintenance and Security 307
Ch. 18. Caching Strategy to Ensure WordPress Scales 325
Ch. 19. Understanding WordPress Roles and Capabilities 343
Pt. VI. Alternate Uses for WordPress 353
Ch. 20. Using WordPress for Alternative Blogging 355
Ch. 21. WordPress as a Content Management System 377
Pt. VII. Looking at the WordPress Ecosystem 389
Ch. 22. Leveraging WordPress MU and Multi-Blog Functionality 391
Ch. 23. Adding User Forums with bbPress 411
Ch. 24. Creating Your Own Social Network with BuddyPress 421
Ch. 25. Using BackPress as a Development Framework 437
Ch. 26. WordPress.com and the Automatic Products 447
Ch. 27. Leveraging Automattic Products 461
Pt. VIII. Appendixes 475
App. A. WordPress Hook Reference 477
App. B. Template Tags 527
App. C. What About PHP 5? 573
App. D. WordPress Hosting 579
App. E. WordPress Vendors and Professional Services 589
App. F. WordPress in Government 601
App. G. WordPress in Major Media 609
App. H. The General Public License 617
Index 623
Alternate Titles: In: Safari books online
Issued in other form: Original (OCoLC)430842616 0470568135
Additional Authors: Safari Books Online (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 9780470621035 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
ISBN: 0470621036 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
ISBN: 0470568135
ISBN: 9780470568132
Available to OhioLINK libraries
Summary: Whether you're a casual blogger or programming pro, this comprehensive guide covers WordPress from the basics through advanced application development. Learn how to use custom plugins and themes, retrieve data, maintain security, use social media, and modify your blog without changing any core code
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. New York : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2010. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 11709 KB)
Physical Description: xxvii, 644 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 608482733
ISBN/ISSN: 9780470621035

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