Links and Information about WordPress

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January 2015 Edition

Here is a list of plugins, sites, ideas, and links to material about WordPress,
resources to help with Blogging in general, and help with Social Media.


You can download WordPress from (not to be confused with

Download WordPress:

Download Themes:

Download Plugins:


Free Images:


Not Free Images:


Free Image Editing Tools:


Gimp for Windows:


Plugins to Optimize Your WordPress Site:

Shrink Images

WP Smushit:

EWWW Image Optimizer:


Cache or Minify JavaScript and CSS:



Site Caching:

WP Super Cache:



Google Sitemap by BestWebSoft:

Google XML Sitemaps


Page Speed Testing Sites:

Google Page Speed:

Pingdom Web Test:



Webmaster Tools

Google Webmaster Tools

Bing Webmaster Tools


Security Plugins and Sites for WordPress:

WordFence: (My favorite, also I use their caching tool instead of WP Super Cache)

iThemes Security:



Scheduling and Planning Posts

WP Scheduled Posts:

Hubspot Excel Spreadsheet: (requires creating account)


Suggested Books:

The Art of Social Media: Power Tips for Power Users by Guy Kawasaki and Peg Fitzsimmons


WordPress: From Setup to Website by Roy Richardson


Social Sharing Plugins:

WP to Twitter:

Jetpack for WordPress (comes with WordPress but must be activated) Free mostly

WP Social Share:

Cresta Social Share:

Social Warfare: (Costs money)