How to Work with Posts and Pages Written by Becky Bruso In this post we will explore how to work with posts and pages within WordPress. The great thing is that once you learn how to get around in posts, you can apply the same concepts to a working with pages. This article will detail how to add and work with posts and pages with written instructions including images of the how-to process in action. This is a rather lengthy article, but it is the heart of where you will produce your WordPress … [Read more...] about WordPress: How to Work with Post and Page Formats
Logging into your WordPress Back End Site There are two sides to every website, the front-end which is the location visible to the outside world, and the back-end. The back-end is the workhorse and can be likened to the back room of your store or back office. It is that area where you do all your work and don't necessarily want to make it public. In this post, we will explore how to find and bookmark the login link for your WordPress website. This post will follow my practice of providing … [Read more...] about WordPress: How to log into the back end of WordPress
Today’s topic will be to show you how to install plugins on your WordPress web site. We will learn how to install a couple of very basic plugins. Plugins allow you to add features to your web site front and/or back-end. First we will review what plugins are. Then we will go over the how to install two very basic plugins. As with my other WordPress how to's, I have included the video instructions on doing this, together with a what can go wrong feature. What are WordPress … [Read more...] about WordPress: How to Add and Work with Plugins
WordPress for Web Site Building Written by Becky Bruso A while back I wrote a short article with a link to support why WordPress is suitable to use as a tool to build any web site. This earlier article can be found at this link. Today, I want to elaborate on this and talk more about why WordPress is a great tool to use to build your web site. WordPress Helps You Stand on the Shoulder of Giants I have always been a believer in finding what already works and leveraging this. Especially … [Read more...] about Why Use WordPress, Anyway?
How to Schedule a Post or Page for a Future Publication Date Written by Becky Bruso In this post we will explore how to schedule a future posting date for WordPress posts and pages. This article will detail how to schedule these with written instructions including images of the how-to process in action. I have also added a short desktop video which demonstrates exactly how to add and change scheduled posting dates for posts and pages. It includes audio instructions as well. I … [Read more...] about WordPress: Post and Page Future Publish Features
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Unleash the Power of Using Categories in your WordPress Web Site Written by Becky Bruso In this post we will explore how to add categories and the way they are used in WordPress. This article will detail how to add categories in WordPress and will have a visual image of the process in action. I have also included a short desktop video which demonstrates exactly how to add and use categories. It includes audio instructions as well. I wrote and recorded both methods to provide you with … [Read more...] about WordPress 101 – How to Maximize Categories
Two Ways to Add Video to Posts and Pages Since video is just another media type, to add video to your posts and pages, you could proceed as you would to add an image. But there are two ways to add video to posts and pages. The first way is to simply use the media add from the WordPress Editor and select or upload your video. The second way is to embed your video from a published YouTube Video Channel or other video channels. The bonus with uploading to your YouTube Channel is that … [Read more...] about WordPress: Add a Video to a Post or Page