Wordpress <ul>Wordpress is an open source Web publishing tool. We can create our own blogs with use of wordpress. We can create a blog for free in wordpress but it has some limits. We can download it as an application and can add more features. </ul>
Design using wordpress Dashboard: This is the control panel for the developer which shows the blog's status and also to develop the blog. Post: Edit : To add content to the site add post and to update,delete the content. Add new: To add new post to the site. Categories: To classify the content by giving a meaningfull name.
Add media <ul>Media: To view or add a file such as image or document with the post. Add new : To attach new files there is two options flash uploader and file uploader. Links: To view and update all the Hyper text that we have added and to add new links to the site. Page: This is a static one the developer can use this as a bibliography. </ul>
Download theme and plugin Downloaded themes and plugins can be used in our blog by copy and paste the files in the following path: /opt/lampp/htdocs/wordpress/wp-content/themes /opt/lampp/htdocs/wordpress/wp-content/plugins
Apperance <ul>Themes: To add a theme or to change a theme this tool is used. Widgets: To add a widget drag the corresponding widget to the side bar which is already built-in. Editor: To edit the codings of the template. Add Theme: We can also find themes online and apply it to the blog. Custom Header: This tool is used to customize the header part of the page as we like. </ul>
Plugins <ul>Plugin: Plugins extend and expand the functionality of WordPress. You may automatically install plugins from the WordPress. <li>We can also add plugins to the page by uploading as a zip file.
Editor: We can also edit the plugins we have added to the blog.
Plugin Configuration: Can configure the plugin later after we have installed. </li></ul>
Tools Users: This tool is used to view the list of users and their privileges. Your profile: This tools is used to customize the profile to change the password and to add personal information.
Tools Import: If you have posts or comments in another system, WordPress can import those into the blog. Export: By clicking this we can download our blog as a XML file. This format, which we call WordPress eXtended RSS or WXR, will contain our posts, pages, comments, custom fields, categories, and tags. Once you’ve saved the download file, we can import into another blog.
Settings General: Settings like date,header text blog address can be changed by using this tool. Writing: Used to change the writing options this include <ul><li>Size of the post box
Settings Permalink: is a URL that points to a specific blog or forum entry after it has passed from the front page to the archives To create a custom URL structure for your permalinks and archives. This can improve the aesthetics, usability, and forward-compatibility of your links.
Media Settings Media Settings:To modify thumbnail,picture sizes in the content. Privacy Settings: We can make our blog to view only by specific users. Miscellaneous Settings: We can change the storage place for the contents we have uploaded .