Resources

Having worked with WordPress for so long I am often asked about the services and products I recommend, so I thought it would be a good idea to list them all in the one place. On this page you’ll find links to WordPress and blogging resources from within the ThemeGrrl website and from external sources. I will add to this list as new and useful resources become available.


WordPress Resources

Theme Resources

Hosting
WordPress Hosting Guide

Learn WordPress
WordPress Starter Guide ($19) – A must have guide if you are new to WordPress. Learn how to set up your WordPress website properly, create an effective layout and get the most out of search engine optimisation to generate traffic. WP Starter Guide is authored by one of my favourite bloggers who is a respected authority within the blogosphere.


Blogging Resources

If you are serious about creating a successful blog you will need to invest some time in learning about the tricks of the trade. Even if you’re not interested in monetizing your blog, there is still much to learn about the art of successful blogging. Here’s some resources that either myself or my clients have found useful:

eBooks
31 Days to Build a Better Blog ($29.99) – By the author of ProBlogger.net
How to Write Great Copy for the Web ($15)
Rockstar Personal Branding (FREE when you sign up to the Rockable Press newsletter)

Blogs on Blogging
Pro Blogger – The original and the best!
Lorelle on WordPress
2 Create a Website Blog
Basic Blog Tips


Images and Graphics

Freebies from the ThemeGrrl Blog
Sources for Blog Backgrounds
Social Media Icons


Disclosure: I am an affiliate of some of the resources listed here which means if you make a purchase via these links I will earn a commission. I only endorse reputable products that are worth the investment. Any commissions earned go towards maintaining this website.