WordPress for Beginners – Resources

If you are new to WordPress or just looking to refresh your skillset with the new Gutenberg enhancements, the following resources will help you get started.

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Cost: Free

This beginners guide has been updated for WordPress v5 to include the block editor.

Some interface elements may have changed on the most recent version of WordPress you have installed, however, the concepts covered will get you up-to-speed with using the core WordPress app.

WP Apprentice

Cost: Free quick start course, then paid subscription for monthly or annual

These courses cover the basics of WordPress then expand into more areas such as Gutenberg, SEO, eCommerce, WooCommerce and others.


Cost: Paid subscription for monthly, annual or lifetime.

Updated for WordPress 5.5., these courses provide comprehensive knowledge of WordPress core, Gutenberg, WooCommerce, Beaver builder and more popular topics.