What theme did you land on and why?
Did anyone pay for one?
Now – plugins: list what your site should have – based on analysis of others, on what you want to say, on what the theme can handle.
Check on Triss’ “must haves”
Install at least: —— Akismet for now
The other goal today is to see which plugins are worthwhile and how you should install them.
Another: “15 incredible”