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How to Install and Configure WordPress

This is where to start if you want to build your own blog with functionality similar to this one, without having to fork out your hard earned cash to a web developer. Of course they can do it much faster and more easily, but then you'd miss out on all the fun of doing it yourself.

If this all sounds too hard, you can create your own blog with minimal effort on a service like WordPress.com or Blogger; but those services have restrictions. For maximum flexibility, you want to host it yourself.

To build a blog, here are the basic steps to take:

Consider Your Requirements

What is the purpose for your blog? Who would you like to reach? How will you reach them? What functionality do you require? In engineering-speak, the process of answering these questions is called requirements gathering and analysis. Blog software is pretty flexible, … Continue reading…

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