Getting Started with WordPress
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WordPress is web software you can use to create a website or blog
Who is using it?
- As of 2015 25.5% of all websites are running WordPress.
Why would you want to use WordPress?
- Easy to use
- Quickly create good looking websites that adhere to web standards
- Easily integrates with rich media and many of the current web tools out there like YouTube, Flickr image galleries, RSS feeds, Google Maps, etc.
- students can take it with them after they graduate using the Export feature
- WordPress is open source and is actively contributed to by a large community of developers and designers
How can I access it?
WordPress is already installed on our web servers at blogs.evergreen.edu.
- About WordPress
- WordPress at Evergreen
Creating a Site
Still have WordPress questions?
- Create a Help Ticket or call the Computer Center at 360-867-6227
- WordPress FAQ - common questions
- WordPress Tutorial - step by step introduction