Type wordpress.com in yourbrowser, then press the “enter” key
Click Get started here
Afterfilling upthis form,clickCreate Blog
Leave this pagefor awhile.An email will besent to youremail addressto activate yourWordpressaccount.
From the email you received from Wordpress, simply click the Activate Blog tab.
Click your blog’s link here.
Set the time zone, date and time format. Choose the day to start your week.
Choose the language you will use, and then, click “Save Changes” 1 2
Choose the theme that you want for your blog here.
Click “Preview” to see a sample layoutof any theme that you may be interested.
Click “Activate”when you have your final choice.
To create acategory, click “Posts” from your dashboard column, then click “Categories” 1 2
Fill in the name & description of your category, then, click “Add New Category” 1 2 3
To create a Sub-category, click “Categories”
Fill in the name & description of your Sub-category
Click the drop downmenu tab under“Parent” and clickthe category nameunder which youintend to put yoursub-category.Then, click“Add New Category”
Now you have a Sub-category
To compose a blog, click “Dashboard”
Click “Posts” and then, click “Add New” 1 2
Type in your Post Title and Content here. 1 2
Click the tick boxof the category underwhich your blogshould be classified.
If you wish topreview your blogbefore you publish it,just click “Preview.”
Click “Publish”when you’re readyto publish your blog.
You have just published your first Wordpress blog!
This Tutorial was created by Victor Ng to help beginners learn the basic use and fantastic features of WORDPRESS a free, Web-based software program that anyone can use to build and maintain a reputable website or blogFor inquiries and further assistance, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org