Want To Start Your Blog or Website? Heard About WordPress? Want to Know More?

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Several times a year WordPress.com offers its Blogging 101 online course. It is free. It provides a month's worth of exercises that introduce WordPress features and functionality in small lessons. The lessons and exercises are available between course offerings for those who can't wait to get started.

» Blogging 101 - Zero to Hero

Meetup Groups

Several Meetup Groups that deal with WordPress issues can be found in the San Diego area.

» San Diego WordPress Meetup
» WordPress Web Help
» Carlsbad WordPress User Group
» Advanced WordPress
» WordPress San Diego (North County)


WordCamps are self-organizing User Groups of WordPress site owners and developers. WordCamps are held around the world. Many cities host a WordCamp annually. The most recent WordCamp in San Diego was held in March of 2015. WordCamp Los Angeles will be held in September 2015.

» San Diego WordCamp - Every WordCamp is different. At the risk of sounding cliché, WordCamp San Diego is for EVERYONE! Our Saturday sessions will have 4 tracks with content focused on the following groups: beginners, designers, developers and admins. On Sunday we hope to expand your WordPress knowledge even further by offering specialized boot camps to help you perfect your technical skills and/or business savvy.

» WordCamp Los Angeles - WordCamp Los Angeles is a casual, locally organized conference covering everything related to WordPress. WordCamps happen all around the world, and each camp has a unique flavor based on the local community. Read up on what to expect at WordCamp.


3 thoughts on “Want To Start Your Blog or Website? Heard About WordPress? Want to Know More?”

    1. Cynthia, I completed Blogging 101 just as I took over as webmaster for the Guild. It was a great boost to my confidence and hopefully also the effectiveness of the site. I’ve signed up for Blogging 201 for July to move beyond posting and networking into the word of branding and Growth.

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