WordPress is a free open-source content management system (CMS) self-hosted website platform suitable for blogs and websites from small personal endeavors to large commercial and ecommerce installations. Getting started with WordPress is relatively easy but it can be daunting if you are new to computers or the Internet in general or just WordPress in particular.
This series of videos, based on WordPress v3.9, will take you through everything you need to know about getting started with WordPress, from installing it by one of several methods to using it securely. While based on an earlier version, the methods shown in the videos apply to the current version of WordPress. Your hosting service may vary slightly but most are similar.
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