The Knight Digital Media Center has to together a nice basic set of tutorials aimed at WordPress newbies. “While the focus of some tutorials is on technology and journalism, most are general enough to be of use to anyone.”


Even if you don’t want to create a media-based site in WordPress, this tutorial from Smashing Magazine is worth a spin because it gives you the basics of some key tools and funtions, some of which are new with WP 3.x. What’s included:

  • Custom post types
  • Custom taxonomies
  • Custom fields
  • Media storage / rendering options
  • Custom post templates

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