WordPress on Demand will cover both WordPress.com and WordPress.org in a visual, step-by-step format. In addition to offering detailed guidance on how to complete dozens of common WordPress tasks, this book will provide real-world advice and suggestions on how to save time, avoid frustration, and create a high-quality, well-designed site that attracts an audience and achieves results. WordPress on Demand will be based on WordPress version 3.5.1. In this book, readers will learn how to: • Decide between hosted WordPress.com and self-hosted WordPress (WordPress.org) • Choose the right domain name and web host • Set up a WordPress website in minutes • Configure WordPress settings that control privacy, search engine visibility, and more • Choose, install, and customize themes • Create, format, and manage pages and posts • Add media files including images, audio, video, and documents • Choose, install, and customize sidebar widgets • Choose, install, and configure self-hosted WordPress plugins • Add and manage custom menus • Make the most of WordPress.com free and premium features • Create and manage a site with multiple users • Manage user comments and comment spam • Import, export, and back up WordPress sites • Design a site that works on mobile devices Bonus content includes: • Workshops that show readers how to enhance their feeds, create a private WordPress site, optimize their site for search engines, and more • Shortcuts, advice, and cautions to save time and frustration • Design tips to help readers create a high-quality site even if they have no design background • Recommended plugins and themes
This hands-on, practical book walks the reader through the entire process of setting up a WordPress website for their library, provides tips and best practices for using themes and library-oriented plug-ins, and contains information on how to use WordPress to create non-traditional library websites.
Two complete e-books on WordPress for one low price! This unique value-priced e-book set brings together two bestselling For Dummies books in a single e-book file. Including a comprehensive table of contents and the full text of each book, complete with cover, this e-book set gives you in-depth information on designing a website in WordPress as well as using WordPress for blogging. Best of all, you'll pay less than the cost of each book purchased separately. You'll get the complete text of: WordPress For Dummies, which shows you how to Plan and write your blog, manage comments, and handle other basics Decide whether to have your blog hosted or do it yourself Learn to use themes, widgets, and FTP Add images, photo galleries, video and audio files, and more WordPress Web Design For Dummies, which covers Designing a website with WordPress that can accommodate social media, e-commerce, and more Building an effective navigation menu to make your site user-friendly Using plugins to add galleries, social communities, and forums Creating a custom WordPress theme from scratch About the author Lisa Sabin-Wilson is founder and Creative Director of E.Webscapes Design Studio, a web design company specializing in blog design and development with WordPress.
Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through doing exactly what you want with Google Apps. Learn how to: Use Google Apps to reduce technology expenses and grow your business Choose the best Google Apps version for your needs Quickly activate and customize your account Give your users customized email that uses your domain, not gmail.com Connect Gmail to your smartphone so your email and schedule always go with you Create, format, edit, print, and collaborate on documents with Docs Track and analyze your data with Sheets Create presentations with Slides and present anywhere via the Internet Cut travel costs: run video meetings online with Google Hangouts Improve project collaboration with a shared Sites workspace Efficiently manage and share your schedule with Calendar Store and share your files for secure anytime/anywhere access Sync your files between your PC or Mac and Google Drive in the cloud Use Vault to archive content and activity for compliance or other legal reasons Step-by-step instructions with callouts to new Google Apps screenshots that show you exactly what to do. Help when you run into Google Apps problemsor limitations. Tips and Notes to help you get the most from Google Apps.
What's more exciting than creating our own internet business. In a few pages, this book gives you a methodology to build and succeed an online startup step by step: Find an idea; write the business plan; establish the specifications and design the mockup; choose the solution for the realisation of the website/mobile application; choose the appropriate legal structure. It also provides techniques to increase website traffic (SEO, PPC, ...) and effectively measure the visitor numbers. Finally, you will have some information to help you find funding and monetize your startup.
My LinkedIn® Step-by-step instructions with callouts to photos that show you exactly what to do Help when you run into problems or limitations with LinkedIn Tips and Notes to help you take full advantage of LinkedIn Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through making the most of LinkedIn! Learn how to: • Leverage the vast LinkedIn network, with hundreds of millions of members worldwide • Create your LinkedIn account, explore the LinkedIn site, and get started fast • Define your goals and create a profile that helps you achieve them • Enhance your profile with multimedia content including images, audio, video, and documents • Connect with people you know—and people you need to know • Make the most of LinkedIn Messages, InMail™, and Introductions • Systematically build your professional brand • Find new jobs, consulting opportunities, and clients • Optimize and streamline the way you manage contacts • Request, provide, manage, and revise professional recommendations • Use endorsements to demonstrate your expertise • Customize your LinkedIn home page to view the content that’s most relevant to you • Use LinkedIn Groups for networking, research, and marketing • Extend the power of LinkedIn with external tools • Access LinkedIn from mobile devices • Use LinkedIn to recruit the world’s best talent • Decide whether to upgrade to a LinkedIn premium account • Promote your firm with an outstanding LinkedIn Company Page • Drive maximum value from LinkedIn Ads and Sponsored Updates
Supercharge Gmail to streamline your inbox, increase your email productivity, and save hours a week! Managing daily email is a time-wasting distraction for many, but in today's connected world it's a business necessity. Gmail Tips, Tricks, and Tools shows you how to take control of your inbox with a simple, four-step process for resolving email overwhelm, designed specifically for Gmail users. This fully illustrated, easy-to-read guide first teaches you to become a Gmail power user and then introduces you to a variety of third-party tools that extend the power of Gmail even further. After a quick refresher on Gmail basics, Gmail Tips, Tricks, and Tools shows you how to --Master time-savings techniques for managing email and increasing email productivity --Organize your Gmail inbox with stars, labels, and filters --Activate Gmail Labs features, including canned responses, multiple inboxes, quick links, and smart labels --Maximize the productivity potential of the Inbox by Gmail app with reminders, bundles, snoozing, pinning, and sweeping --Extend the power of Gmail with third-party tools such as IFTTT and Zapier for email automation, Batched Inbox for batching email arrival, and FollowUpThen for powerful, customizable email reminders --Discover Gmail browser extensions, such as Sidekick by HubSpot for scheduling and tracking messages, FullContact for analyzing your contacts, ActiveInbox for sophisticated task management, and Gmelius for boosting productivity and enhancing privacy
A guide to WordPress provides bloggers with everything they need to know to build, design, manage, and customize their blogs, including step-by-step coverage of everything from installation and security to publishing and customization.