WordPress Tutorial 1: Introduction

Updated video on getting started with WordPress Development:

My new advanced WordPress course:
My new beginner WordPress course:

In 2022 I've just posted a newer video about WordPress Block Themes and Full Site Editing:

This is the beginning of a series on WordPress. In this initial lesson we learn what WordPress is, why it's useful, and get a feel for what we'll learn in upcoming lessons (admin screens, custom theme development).

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