The biggest problem for newcomer at WordPress are outdated, obsolete or still missing manuals and how to’s. But also experienced WP user are searching continuative information and examples that are hardly to gather.
All published manuals will be accompanied by download packages as this makes sence or is nessessary. Using this packages you should be able to reproduce all the steps decribed very easly.
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