Getting Started with WordPress

If you're new to WordPress or building a new WordPress website, follow these tutorials to get you started.

New WordPress Website Checklist

new wordpress website checklist

If you have been working on your new WordPress website behind the scenes with a coming soon plugin, it should just be a matter of disabling that … More info

Adding Images (New WordPress Media Library)


The latest version of WordPress includes a much improved media library. The new WordPress media library makes it easy to add new images, customize … More info

Coming Soon Page with Form

Coming Soon Page with Subscribe Form

Collect email addresses for your newsletter and promote your business while you build your new website with the Coming Soon Pro Plugin. Easily … More info

WordPress Hosting in New Zealand

New Zealand WordPress hosting and installation instructions

Find out how to register a domain name and set up WordPress website hosting with experienced New Zealand WordPress hosting provider, OpenHost. Once … More info

Coming Soon Page for New Designs


While you're designing and adding content to your new WordPress website, I recommend putting up a temporary 'Coming Soon' page so people who manage to … More info

Resize & Crop Images inside WordPress

Re-size and Crop Images inside WordPress

You can re-size and crop images inside WordPress without having to purchase any special software. If you are loading images direct from a digital … More info

Upload PDF Files to WordPress


If you have files created in Word, Excel, Powerpoint, or graphic design programs, you are best to save them as PDF files before uploading to your … More info

Interactive Google Maps Inside WordPress

Create Maps inside WordPress without going to Google

The MapPress plugin lets you create interactive Google Maps inside WordPress without visiting Google at all. You simply create a new map, add … More info