Wordpress for Mere Mortals is a practical guide to starting from scratch with Wordpress. It's perfect for designers and content editors who are less well-versed in the basic steps to get a website up and running, such as finding hosting, creating a domain, and choosing a Wordpress theme.
But it's also a useful guide for users with more knowledge who want to learn the whole content management process super-quickly, including creating categories, articles, uploading images, embedding videos, using custom fields, adding plugins, etc...
Marc Thomas: Author of Wordpress for Mere Mortals
What’s really exciting about WordPress is that you can get started in just a few minutes and have a fully functional site.