tutorial series

Getting Started With WordPress
  • By Lyn Muldrow

  • WordPress powers over 33% of the web and is a trusted, open source content management system that is unparalleled in performance and extendability. In this series, learn more about WordPress and how to install, configure, and optimize WordPress sites.

    Published on December 7, 2020 · Updated on December 7, 2020

    WordPress is a free and open source content management system (CMS) that provides blog and site infrastructure, creation, and publishing tools.

    Find this definition and more in our Community Glossary.

    Published on November 23, 2020 · Updated on November 23, 2020

    WordPress allows users to set up flexible blogs and websites using a MySQL backend with PHP processing.

    In this tutorial, learn how to get an instance of WordPress set up on a LEMP stack (Linux, Nginx, MySQL, and PHP) for an Ubuntu 20.04 server.

    Published on December 28, 2020 · Updated on December 28, 2020

    If you’re ready to get started with WordPress, this tutorial will share all the details you need to get your WordPress site set up using the WordPress 1-Click App.

    Published on December 28, 2020 · Updated on December 28, 2020

    As WordPress sites scale, managing large sets of data and assets can sometimes surface latency errors that can affect end user load times.

    In this tutorial, learn how to install Spaces, an S3-compatible object storage service that lets you store and serve large amounts of data, to optimize your WordPress site’s speed and performance.

    Published on December 28, 2020 · Updated on April 4, 2022

    Optimizing WordPress installations gives the clients and individuals who use your sites the performance, speed, and flexibility they’ve come to expect with WordPress.

    In this tutorial, you’ll explore how to optimize WordPress installations in a way that’s built for scale, including guidance on configuration, speed, and overall performance.