Resources

Here are some useful WordPress resources.  Want to add something?  Shoot us an e-mail and we’ll check it out!

Official Stuff

WordPress News
The official news from WordPress.org

WordPress.tv
The official site for WordCamp presentations and other quality content to show you how to use WordPress and do awesome things with it.

WordPress Planet
This is an aggregation of blogs talking about WordPress from around the world.

Codex
The online manual for WordPress and a living repository for WordPress information and documentation.

Support Forums
The official WordPress.org support

Learn WordPress
Whether you’re a first-time blogger or a seasoned developer, there’s always more to learn and do. We’re the people who make WordPress, and we’ll teach you.

Code Poet
If you use WordPress to build things for other people, we want to make your life easier. No matter whether you freelance on a solo basis, lead a small web shop, make plugins in a dark closet, or crack the whip at a large design firm, our aim is to become your go-to source of information and resources to help you expand your WordPress skills and know-how.

Books

WordPress.org Books Page
A list of various WordPress books.

Professional WordPress: Design and Development
by Brad Williams, David Damstra, and Hal Stern

WordPress for Dummies
by Lisa Sabin-Wilson

Building WordPress Themes from Scratch
by Joe Casabona

Responsive Design with WordPress: How to make great responsive themes and plugins
by Joe Casabona

WordPress for Mere Mortals
by Marc Thomas

PodCasts / VideoCasts

The DradCast
The DradCast is a weekly podcast covering all things WordPress. Hosted by Dre Armeda, Brad Williams (DRAD), and a special guest host each week.

WPwatercooler
Roundtable discussion sometimes involving WordPress. Recorded Mondays at 11:00am PST available on YouTube and as a Podcast.

WordPress Weekly
WordPress Weekly is a live, weekly podcast that talks about all things WordPress every Friday night at 3 PM EST. The show specializes in covering the news throughout the WordPress community as well as special interviews with all of the smart people that make up the WordPress community.

WordPress-centric Sites

WPBeinnger’s WordPress Gloassary for Beginners
WPBeginner has compiled a glossary of terms that you will come across in the WordPess ecosystem. Have something to add? Fill out their suggestion form.

Torque
Our goal with Torque is to create a hub for community building and offer a forum for WordPress news.

Post Status
Reader validated, curated WordPress news – Post Status is a place to get the most interesting content available in the WordPress community in a very short amount of time.

WPBeginner
Provides quality tips, tricks, hacks, and other WordPress resources that allows WordPress beginners to improve their site(s).

WP Tuts+
A site dedicated to teaching people how to use WordPress, develop widgets, plugins and themes, successfully scale sites, find interesting WordPress resources, and build a freelance business around the platform.