WordPress is simple, powerful and easy to learn. But it still takes some time to learn to be a pro. And you will never know everything there is to know about this amazing blogging platform. As each version comes out, there are new features and structures to understand. There is always a new trick or tip, no matter how long you have been working with WordPress.
These are a few excellent resources help you learn WordPress. These are targeted to both experts and newbies.
1. The official documentation. This is regularly updated by a slew of editors and developers. Most often, if you Google a WordPress term, the documentation is one of the first results. There’s a reason for that!
2. WordPress Lessons. Another official resource, WordPress lessons are targeted towards newbies and intermediate users with specific tasks in mind.
3. WPQuestions. A Fiverr style website where you can ask a question, name a small price, and people will answer it. The site takes a cut and the answerer gets paid. Some people are making a modest living on this site.
4. WP Apprentice. They are a paid site with a lot of free videos as well. They will teach you mainly simple tasks aimed at beginners.
5. wp.Tutsplus.com. Part of the TutsPlus and Envato network, this marketplace has lots of tutorials about WordPress. Some are free, many are paid or part of a membership plan. But you can guarantee you’ll get quality instruction on WordPress.