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Installing WordPress

What is WordPress? #

WordPress is open source software you can use to create a beautiful website, blog, or app. WordPress is a well trusted solution and powers 28% of the worlds websites, from hobby blogs to the biggest news sites online. Extend WordPress with over 45,000 plugins to help your website meet your needs. Add an online store, galleries, mailing lists, forums, analytics, and much more.

Do I need to use WordPress? #

Yes! FooEvents is a WordPress extension and adds event and ticketing functionality to WordPress.

WordPress Installation Instructions #

If you do not already have a working WordPress installation you will first need to install WordPress on your web server:

What else do I need? #

You will also need to install WooCommerce which is an ecommerce system designed for WordPress. You can find out more about it here.