DigWP.com is home for the book, Digging Into WordPress, written by Chris Coyier and Jeff Starr. Here you will find lots of awesome free WordPress resources, themes, and techniques to improve your site. Check us out for high-quality tutorials, tricks, tips and much more.
Books and blogs are the perfect compliment to each other when it comes to learning web technologies. The book provides the main story, with complete information on setting up, customizing, and rocking with WordPress. The blog provides additional tips, tricks, tutorials, code snippets, and other resources. Digging Into WordPress brings you the best of both worlds.
Co-Author: Chris Coyier
On Twitter: @chriscoyier
Chris Coyier is a real-world web designer who has been reaching for WordPress to power client sites for many years. He subscribes to the theory that not only is WordPress capable of powering any website it is almost always the right choice.
Chris’ other projects:
Co-Author: Jeff Starr
On Twitter: @perishable
Jeff Starr is a professional developer, designer, author, and publisher with over 10 years of experience on the Web. He works with WordPress on a daily basis creating high-quality plugins and themes that focus on performance, security, and web standards.
Jeff's other projects:
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In addition to the book and blog, we also provide a number of free WordPress themes (for everyone) and several exclusive themes (for book owners).
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From the Blog
With over 300 pages of hardcore WordPress action, the book is already overflowing with content, so the blog provides a place to post additional material, techniques, tutorials, and so on.
To date, there are over 400 posts here at DigWP.com, with plenty more on the way. Here are 10 favorites to get a taste of the blog:
- Tips to Keep WordPress Secure
- How to Include Styles in Child Themes
- Stop Ruining the WordPress Admin Area
- Complete Guide to WordPress Admin Notices
- Add Your Plugin to the WordPress Plugin Directory
- Including jQuery in WordPress (The Right Way)
- WordPress Post Navigation Redux (New Tags!)
- Optimizing WordPress Permalinks
- Pimp your wp-config.php
- Simpler Login URL
Thanks for checking us out, feel free to drop a line with any feedback or questions — Happy WP’ing!!