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For the absolute beginner getting started with WordPress


What WordPress is and is not and how it works.


Installing WordPress on your web host and your own computer.


Enhance the look of your WordPress site with themes.


Add functionality to your WordPress site with plugins.


Explore the world of WordPress beyond the basics.

Who this site is for

WP • Getting Started is for those frustrated souls that I see so often on the WordPress.ORG support forum who are pulling their hair out trying to get WordPress working, either on their web host or locally on their own computer.

If this is you, then you have arrived at the right place.

This site is for the software for self-hosted WordPress sites from WordPress.ORG 

save your hair

Is this you?

You've watched and read countless WordPress tutorials.

Posted questions on the WordPress.ORG support forum.

Tried installing WordPress on your own.

But you still don’t get it.

WP • Getting Started to the rescue

I’ll help you get it.

No muss. No fuss. No geek speak.

Clear, concise and easy to follow instructions to get your WordPress site up and running.

On your own.

If installing WordPress by yourself is not your cup ‘o tea, why not head on over to good • cheap • fast websites and let me show you how.