WordPress is one of the most popular blogging tools on the web and makes it easy for anybody to post their ideas, pictures, audio and video. This 12 hour introductory course teaches you how to quickly get your blog up and running while teaching you the right way to administer and customize your website. You will learn how to use the WordPress dashboard to customize your blog and maximize its impact. Learn how to apply free, personalized templates to your site and find out what premium themes are and how they can help you out. You will learn how to add pictures and galleries to your posts and how to automatically upload them to Facebook and Twitter to share with others. You will also learn about plug-ins and widgets, specifically installation, configuration and which ones are the most popular and beneficial to your site.