We just released a Free 60+ page e-book: How to Build a Website Using WordPress: Beginners Guide.

The e-book covers
- the basics (e.g. what is domain name, what is a browser, FTP client etc.)
- WordPress installation, content creation, theme and plugin installation
- and more

http://orbisius.com/go/intro2site

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