WordPress is colorful and flexible, and includes a variety of themes, templates, and plug-ins for you to explore and utilize. Beginning WordPress 3 aims to address these for the beginner who wants to start using and developing with WordPress.
WordPress for Web Developers is a complete guide for web designers and developers who want to begin building sites with WordPress. You'll learn how to publish content, add media, manage users, and keep your site secure. Developers with a little PHP experience can learn to create custom themes and plugins.