Master the blog platform of choice around the world
Whether you're a casual blogger or programming pro, thisdetailed guide will help you get the very most out of the newversion of the hottest blogging platform on the planet. A completestep-by-step reference, this book covers WordPress 3.1 from thebasics through advanced application development. Learn how to usecustom plugins and themes, build navigation menus on the fly withno coding, leverage the WordPress multisite API, and much more.
Explore various Web servers and all modules, then install andconfigure the software
Enhance your blog's findability with SEO, keywords, and metatags
Create events with actions, apply hooks, and expandfunctionality with plugins
Leverage Twitter widgets, the Facebook Like button, or othersocial media devices to extend your blog's reach
Integrate navigation menus with custom dynamic themes
Set up WordPress as a Content Management System
Build your own self-contained social network with BuddyPress
Companion Web Site
Visit www.wiley.com/go/wordpressbible2e for all of the author'sexample files from the book.