Category: Learning

  • Training Customers to use WordPress

    Training Customers to use WordPress

    When I tell my clients they will be able to update their site on their own, the most common response is disbelief. It’s easy to forget that people who don’t develop websites themselves aren’t aware of the latest tools and features available to them. Also, many people have still not even heard of WordPress. I…

  • My favorite WordPress books

    My favorite WordPress books

    A quick review of some of my favorite WordPress books! I already mentioned most of these in my recent post about learning WordPress, but here’s what I learned and other information about why they were helpful. I typically enjoy reading books that are in a reference style, so it’s not only easier to skip around the…

  • Where I get answers to my WordPress questions

    Where I get answers to my WordPress questions

    When I first started learning WordPress about 10 years ago, I frequently broke my personal website and quickly had to figure out the problem to get it back online. Luckily I also learned very quickly not to make changes to my code directly on my live site, instead working on a local installation of WordPess…

  • My Resources for Learning WordPress

    My Resources for Learning WordPress

    Over the years I’ve found several useful resources for learning WordPress, whether as a designer/developer building themes or a user learning how to get the most of using it for your website. This is by no means an exhaustive list but the ones I’ve found the most useful.