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Author Jones, Kyle M. L.
Title Using WordPress as a library content management system / Kyle M.L. Jones and Polly-Alida Farrington.
Imprint Chicago, IL : ALA TechSource, [2011]

Author Jones, Kyle M. L.
Series Library technology reports ; v. 47, no. 3
Library technology reports ; v. 47, no. 3.
Subject WordPress (Electronic resource)
Library Web sites -- Design.
Library Web sites -- Management.
Library science -- Blogs.
Librarians -- Blogs.
Blogs -- Design.
Blogs -- Management.
Web sites -- Authoring programs.
Web site development.
Libraries and the Internet.
Library science -- Technological innovations.
Alt Name Farrington, Polly-Alida.
Description 1 online resource (63 pages) : illustrations.
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 1. Getting started with WordPress -- Part 1. WordPress for blogs, CMSs and so much more. -- Part 2. Preparation, installation, and initial settings. -- Notes. 2. Full-on customization with themes and plugins -- Part 1. Extensibility via plugins -- Part 2. Look and feel with themes -- Notes. -- 3. WordPress cookbooks : tips, tricks, and plugins -- Part 1. A better workflow -- Part 2. Safe, sound, tracked -- Part 3. Flexible design -- widgetize everything -- Part 4. Enhancing the user experience -- Part 5. Roll your own social network. Notes. -- Guest pieces: Creating dynamic subject guides / Laura Slavin and Joshua Dodson. -- First year seminar blogs / Jacob Hill and Peg Cook. -- Buddy Press and higher education: an interview with Dr. Michael Stephens and Kenley Neufeld / Kyle Jones. -- From LibGuides to WordPress/ Paul Boger. -- Creating a digital archives with WordPress/ Paul Boger. -- Ten ways WordPress can improve website UX / Aaron Schmidt and Amanda Etches-Johnson. -- Using WordPress to create a virtual school library/ Anne Robinson. -- Kansas libraries on the Web/ Liz Rea. -- 5. Resources:-- Kyle's and Polly's Delicious bookmarks. -- Bloggers -- Books -- Community sites -- Mailing lists -- Premium WordPress resources -- Podcasts.
Summary Authors Kyle M.L. Jones and Polly-Alida Farrington, along with several librarian contributors, deliver a richly illustrated, practical guide for using WordPress as a tool for managing digital content, from basic set-up to customization with plugins.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780838992326 (electronic bk.)
0838992323 (electronic bk.)
9780838992296 (electronic bk.)
0838992293 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 733057112
Additional Format Print version: Jones, Kyle M.L. Using WordPress as a library content management system. Chicago, IL : ALA TechSource, ©2011 9780838958315 (OCoLC)717020206