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How To Use Word Press
How To Use Word Press
How To Use Word Press
How To Use Word Press
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  • 1. blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog,<br />blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog, blog<br />How to Use WordPress<br />
  • 2. How to Start a Blog on WordPress<br />Already have a WordPress Account?<br />Sign in here.<br />Click the Sign up now button.<br />
  • 3. How to Start a Blog on WordPress<br />Just fill in the blanks…<br />
  • 4. How to Start a Blog on WordPress<br />Your domain cannot be changed!! Think before you embarrass your future self.<br />Your Blog Title is written big on your blog. It can be changed later.<br />Is this a PERSONAL or a PUBLIC blog. If it’s just for you and your friends, make sure you UNCHECK this box. <br />
  • 5. How to Start a Blog on WordPress<br />Now check your email and click the link to activate. <br />THAT’S IT! You’re blogging.<br />The administration area on a blog is called<br />THE DASHBOARD.<br />The Dashboard has a big menu on the left.<br />First stop: APPEARANCE.<br />
  • 6. How to Start a Blog on WordPress<br />In Appearance you can choose your “theme” (the look of the blog) and sidebar widgets.<br />
  • 7. How to Start a Blog on WordPress<br />PRIVACY<br />It’s easy to forget the blogs are PUBLISHED WORKS.<br />That means, if it’s public, anyone can read it:<br /><ul><li>Parents
  • 8. Future friends
  • 9. Future employers
  • 10. Everyone with internet access</li></ul>Make sure you <br />Think about your intended audience and set the privacy accordingly.<br />
  • 11. How to Post on WordPress<br />Click “Posts”<br />
  • 12. How to Post on WordPress<br /><ul><li>All posts are listed.
  • 13. Click “Add New” to create a post.</li></li></ul><li>How to Post on WordPress<br />Add a title here<br />Type your message<br />
  • 14. Forsyth Library NewsCreating a Post<br />Good Blog Posts Have:<br /><ul><li>Pictures
  • 15. Videos
  • 16. Maps
  • 17. Anything VISUAL</li></li></ul><li>How to Post on WordPress<br />When you’re done with the message:<br /><ul><li>Add tags
  • 18. Any related topic
  • 19. More is better
  • 20. Appear in Tag Cloud
  • 21. Add categories
  • 22. Organizational
  • 23. Appear in Category drop-down list</li></li></ul><li>How to Post on WordPress<br />PREVIEW your post<br />Then hit PUBLISH.<br />It’s always a good idea to view the post on the live blog after publishing.<br />
  • 24. How to Post on WordPressAdding Media to a Post<br />To Insert an Image:<br /><ul><li>Click Add an Image
  • 25. Click browse, find the file on your computer and click “upload”
  • 26. On the resulting pop-up, scroll down and click “insert into post”</li></li></ul><li>How to Post on WordPressAdding Media to a Post<br />To Insert a Google Map:<br /><ul><li>In Google Maps, click the “link” link.
  • 27. Click once inside the Paste HTML window to highlight all the code (or put the cursor inside and Ctrl+A).
  • 28. Ctrl+C or right-click and choose “copy”.
  • 29. Go to the blog post and paste the code in the message box.</li></li></ul><li>How to Post on WordPressAdding Media to a Post<br />To Insert a YouTube Video:<br /><ul><li>On YouTube, click once inside the Embed window to highlight all the code (or put the cursor inside and Ctrl+A).
  • 30. Ctrl+C or right-click and choose “copy”.
  • 31. Go to the blog post and paste the code in the message box.</li>

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