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A hand on guide for Online Tutorial on setting up a WordPress account

A hand on guide for Online Tutorial on setting up a WordPress account

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  • Before you unleash your brilliance on the world, you’ll need to set aside a few minutes to sign up for a blog, adjust your settings, and acquaint yourself with WordPress.com publishing.
  • Before you unleash your brilliance on the world, you’ll need to set aside a few minutes to sign up for a blog, adjust your settings, and acquaint yourself with WordPress.com publishing.
  • You’ll use this to log into your blog. Your username can’t be changed, so it’s a good idea to choose one that you’ll be happy with in the weeks, months or years to come.
  • Now it’s time to think up a password. Try to make it a little more difficult to guess than “password” or your cat’s name – and remember to write it down and keep track of it!
  • (you’ll be able to add others later). This is the unique address that people will visit to check out your blog.
  • (You can change this later in your Settings menu — we’ll show you that in a bit.)
  • (You can also change this later in your Settings.)
  • If you can’t find the email in your inbox, check your spam or trash folders. After you click “sign up” – minimize this window, and open a “new browser window” – go to your email and check for the confirmation. If/When you see it – click on the link in the email as shown. 12.) If you made a mistake with your email address, you can update it from the same page you used to create your profile.

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  • WordPress Basics Ericleen Jucal Web Developer, SEO Strategist, Social Media Strategist, Bloggerwww.ericleen.jucal.mishartsolutions.com
  • • “The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.”
~ Malcolm X Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen Jucal Jr. 2
  • Stage One: Sign up!1.) Head to WordPress.com and click on the “sign up now” button: Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 3 Jucal Jr. View slide
  • Choosing a Username2.) Choose a unique username that will identify you in the WordPress.com community. Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 4 Jucal Jr. View slide
  • Choosing a Password3.) You’ll need to enter the same password twice, and the little “strength”
 bar will tell you if you’ve chosen a strong password or not. Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 5 Jucal Jr.
  • Contact Information4.) Next up, add the email address you’d like to associate with your account. Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 6 Jucal Jr.
  • Terms of Service5.) Check out the terms of service if you’d like to, and tick the appropriate box. Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 7 Jucal Jr.
  • Are You Ready to Blog?6.) Select whether you want a blog or just a username. – “Just a username” is for people who want to comment on specific WordPress blogs, but not create their own blog. Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 8 Jucal Jr.
  • Naming your Blog7.) On the next screen, choose a domain name for your first blog. Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 9 Jucal Jr.
  • Giving Your Blog a Title8.) Pick a title for your blog. Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 10 Jucal Jr.
  • Choose Your Preferred Language9.) Change your language if the correct one isn’t displayed by default. Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 11 Jucal Jr.
  • Public vs. Private10.) If you want people to be able to find your content via WordPress.com or search engines, make sure that you check the appropriate box. If you’re planning on running a private blog, you’ll want this to be unchecked. Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 12 Jucal Jr.
  • Almost there!11.) Click on “sign up,” and WordPress will send you a confirmation email. You’ll need to respond to this to verify that you’re human. Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 13 Jucal Jr.
  • Congratulations!• You have successfully made your first Blog! Wordpress 101 - Module 1 | Ericleen 14 Jucal Jr.