Publications

Ric…for Dummies

I'm really happy to be able to announce my latest book deal with my long time publishing partner Wiley & Sons. I will be working with them to produce my first title in the hugely popular "For Dummies" series. The book is "Social Media Optimization for Dummies," and will be released in the Spring of 2015.

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WordPress 3 Cookbook launched

Packt is pleased to announce WordPress 3 Cookbook , a new book that covers over 100 recipes to help users to develop their WordPress site. Written by Ric Shreves,andJean-Baptiste Jung this book will allow users to take their WordPress site to the next level with solutions to common WordPress problems that make their site better,...

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Drupal 7 Themes published

Packt Publishing has released the most recent installment in their popular Drupal Themes series of titles: Drupal 7 Themes. The new book updates and expands up on the Drupal 6 edition. The new edition differs from previous efforts in several regards. In addition to updating the content to reflect the changes...

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Update on books in the pipeline

Greetings, all! Just a quick post to bring you up to speed on recent activity in the publishing world, at least in regards to yours truly… New Title: WordPress 3 Cookbook I’ve just signed a contract with Packt for a new title: The WordPress 3 Cookbook. This is actually a...

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A Bible for Joomla!

My newest title, the Joomla! Bible, is out today — here’s the press release: Global publisher John Wiley & Sons has released the newest title in their Bible series — The Joomla! Bible. The title, authored by Ric Shreves, provides the most comprehensive documentation yet released for the award-winning Joomla!...

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Announcing: The Drupal Bible

It’s official, the ink has dried on the contract and the table of contents has been approved: My next book project is the Drupal Bible! This will be my fourth title for U.S. publisher Wiley & Sons and my second book in the popular Bible series. For those of you...

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Ubuntu Visual Blueprint Released

Today is the official release date of my newest title — the Ubuntu Linux Desktop Visual Blueprint. Though April 9 is the “official” date of release, I just got back from Singapore where I saw copies of the book already on display in the bookstores! The Ubuntu Linux Visual Blueprint...

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Packt Announces the Release of Drupal 6 Themes Title

Today is the official release of my newest book – Drupal 6 Themes. Here is the press release from my publisher, Packt Publishing: Packt is pleased to announce a new book that teaches users to create and modify themes for Drupal websites. Written by prominent Open Source and Content Management expert...

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Drupal 5 Themes

Packt Publishing today announced the release of my newest title – Drupal 5 Themes. As the Packt site explains: Create a new theme for your Drupal website with a clean layout and powerful CSS styling. Learn to create new Drupal 5 Themes No experience of Drupal 5 theming required Set...

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