Getting Started

Requirements

To run WordPress we recommend your host supports the following: PHP version 7.3+ MySQL version 5.6+ or MariaDB version 10.1+ HTTPS support We recommend Apache […]

Restoring Your Database From Backup

Using phpMyAdmin phpMyAdmin is a program used to manipulate databases remotely through a web interface. A good hosting package will have this included. For information […]

Upgrading WordPress – Extended Instructions

This page contains a more detailed version of the upgrade instructions. Detailed Instructions Overview of the Upgrade Process Backup your database. Backup ALL your WordPress […]

Settings Permalinks Screen

Permalinks are the permanent URLs to your individual pages and blog posts, as well as your category and tag archives. A permalink is the web […]

Twenty Seventeen

Twenty Seventeen is the new default theme for WordPress in 2017. Its business-oriented design highlights new video headers, and it has a front-page layout that […]

Moving WordPress

Whether you are moving WordPress to a new server or to a different location on your server, you don’t need to reinstall. WordPress is flexible […]

Hosting WordPress

Most hosting providers and personal installations on Unix/Linux systems should be able to host WordPress under very common configurations. Server Requirements Please proceed to this […]

Introduction to Blogging

What is a “blog”? “Blog” is an abbreviated version of “weblog,” which is a term used to describe websites that maintain an ongoing chronicle of […]

Installing Multiple WordPress Instances

If you need multiple WordPress instances, there are three types of installations based on system architecture, or a combination of WordPress instances and databases: The […]

Password Best Practices

Securing your WordPress starts with a strong password. A strong password is complex and elaborate. It isn’t easy to guess since it doesn’t contain recognizable […]