December 6, 2013 — This talk is a quick introduction to WordPress Multisite with a more detailed description of the install at The Ohio State University Libraries. Particular attention is given to maintaining the install, curating plugins, and the development and use of a custom theme, which was developed from the Underscores theme.
February 9, 2009 — HostICan are one of our recommended hosting providers. In this short video we walk you through getting your WordPress blog self-installed with a few clicks via your HostICan CPanel.
November 10, 2012 — I am going to walk you through 10 things you should do to improve your WordPress install while it’s still got that new website smell going for it. There will be some security tips to keep you safe, as well as some SEO and productivity suggestions to help you get the most bang for your buck.
February 1, 2014 — This presentation covers what WordPress is, the history and community behind it. Then moves into installation – the difference .org vs. .com, selecting hosting, registering domains, and installing.
February 24, 2009 — (Best viewed with HD On in full screen)
If your hosting package only allows you one MySQL database, then this video is for you. Kenneth Watt (founder
of TechnoFinger) shows you how to edit your wp-config.php file so that multiple versions of WordPress can be
run on the one MySQL database.
Video by Kenneth Watt
June 28, 2014 — Going over basic plugins that are helpful for beginners. How to install plugins from both search and upload methods. Answer group questions on what plugins are available that they are looking for.
February 17, 2013 — Plugins and themes offer exciting possibilities, but too many can equal too much excitement, especially in Multisite.This presentation discusses best practices to promote stability and ease of upgrading, while supporting user needs. We’ll also share tips on cleaning up WordPress and on taking advantage of some nifty new features.