The need for communication is an inherent human trait ever since we all began twisting our tongues in weird ways and coming up with odd symbols. Nowadays, basic communication often becomes an afterthought in this day and age where any information you want is just a keyword away. However, basic communication certainly hasn’t lost its efficiency and something you can still utilize on your blog with the WordPress live chat.[Read more…]
At WordCamp Las Vegas recent, Matt Mullenweg announced the new WordPress Handbook. I chatted with him about the future of WordPress documentation, the WordPress Codex, the online manual for WordPress Users, and this new handbook.
For those still unfamiliar with the invaluable resource for WordPress users, the WordPress Codex, the online manual for WordPress Users, it has long been the best place to find WordPress tips, techniques, instructions, guides, and technical articles. A few years ago, I wrote a A Guide to the WordPress Codex, to help WordPress users understand how the Codex works.
The new WordPress Handbook is in the early stages of conception and development. It will be based upon the successful online book, Version Control with Subversion by Ben Collins-Sussman, Brian W. Fitzpatrick, C. Michael Pilato. I covered more details and specifics in WordPress Handbook Project.
The idea behind the WordPress Handbook is not to replace the WordPress Codex but to add a core basic guide to using WordPress. [Read more…]
I haven’t had time to spend much lately on the WordPress Support Forums and WordPress.com Forums, so I set aside an hour to help out, then found myself spending two. The support forums are addictive. Helping people is addictive. And fun.