WordPress Guide

This a comprehensive guide to essential WordPress resources.

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  • NearlyFreeSpeech.net – A pay-as-you go hosting service perfect for smaller websites. Easy to use if you know how to install WordPress manually and set up MySQL databases.
  • Bluehost – A commercial service, similar to GoDaddy, which has a commitment to funding WordPress development. Ine click WordPress installs.
  • A Small Orange – A community-minded hosting provider that provides could VPS or one click WordPress installations.
  • WP Engine – A full feature WordPress hosting service suitable for medium and high traffic websites.


Essential Plug-Ins

Premium Theme Suites

Conferences and Events

  • If you live in a major city, there is probably an annual WordCamp conference and often weekly or monthly WordPress related meet-ups.
  • WordCamp Philly ~ October 5-6, 2019
  • WordCamp Dallas 2019 ~ October 19-October 20, 2019