Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Configuring Jetpack, part of WordPress DIY: Weddings and Special Events.
- The first plugin we're gonna install is Jetpack.…Now, in this course I'm just gonna be using…a couple of the features in Jetpack.…If you want to know about all the features…that come with this great plugin,…you should go to jetpack.me.…On this website you get a rundown…of every single feature.…You can see which ones are more popular with users,…and you also get things like support…and news about this particular plugin.…And here it's important to note,…for Jetpack to work properly…you need to have a WordPress.com account.…I'll explain why in a second,…but if you want to follow along,…and I'm gonna crash through this pretty quickly,…you need to have a WordPress.com account ready…and you need to be logged in to your WordPress.com account.…
Alright, to install Jetpack…I go to the backend of my site.…Navigate down to Plugins,…and click Add New.…From here I'll go searching for Jetpack.…And I'll find it, install it, and activate it.…Once Jetpack is activated on your site,…you immediately get this message.…"Your Jetpack is almost ready!…
Ready for the next stage? Find more courses in this series by searching for Wordpress DIY.
- Making a content inventory
- Finding, installing, and activating the right theme for your site
- Setting up menus and other configuration options
- Using plugins to add features like a gallery or guestbook
- Launching your WordPress site
Skill Level Beginner
Q: Pie-Register isn't available through the WordPress plugins directory. How can I use Pie-Register?
A: Visit http://pieregister.com/ and follow the download and installation instructions.
1. Preparing to Build a Wedding Site
2. Picking and Configuring a Theme
3. Extending Functionality with Plugins
4. Going Live
Securing your site5m 6s
Going Further with WordPress
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