What is Wordpress?
WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and a content management system (CMS)
based on PHP and MySQL which runs on a web hosting service. WordPress users may install
and switch between themes. Themes allow users to change the look and functionality of a
WordPress website. Now corrently running wordpress 3.6 and requirements
PHP version 5.2.4 or greater.
MySQL version 5.0 or greater
How to install Wordpress?
How to create a Website with Wordpress?
How to Manage Theme?
How to Manage Plugin?
How to Manage Posts?
How to Manage Pages?
How to Install WordPress
The first thing you need to do to install WordPress is to download the latest installation
package from http://wordpress.org.
How To Create A Website with
Where to login for the Wordpress admin area?
Writing a post in WordPress
Creating pages in WordPress
How to create a category in Wordpress?
How to post comments in WordPress?
How to change a WP theme?
Once you have your Wordpress blog installed, you need to log in to the
WordPress administration area from where you can write posts and articles,
manage comments, change your theme, etc. To log in the WP admin panel,
navigate to the WP login page or directly type the URL in your browser:
Manage Posts in WordPress
WordPress gives you the options to create a summary of a post, as well as add a "More…" link
to the post so that your visitors can click it and read the whole post.
Add New Post in WordPress
You can proceed with entering the desired content. Once you are ready, the new post can be
published just by clicking the Publish button.
Creating pages in WordPress
Creating individual pages in WordPress is quite similar to writing a post. You should simply
click Add New in the Pages menu.
Create Post category
A new category can be created from the Posts menu > Categories.
In WordPress your visitors have the option to leave comments on your site
You have a number of options that you can set for your Comments.
They are listed under Settings > Discussion.
How to Install Themes in WordPress
You can find the themes in your WordPress administration area > Appearance >
You can change the theme simply by clicking on the desired theme and then
Activate <theme name>.
How to Activate and Deactivate
Plugins are tools which provide additional functionality to your application. To install a plugin
you generally just need to put the plugin file into your 'wp-content/plugins' directory. Once a
plugin is installed, you may activate it or deactivate it from the Plugins menu in your WP
How to Install WordPress Plugins?
In WordPress 2.7 and above you can install plugins directly from the admin area. Downlod the
plugin to your computer, then log in to your WP admin area and go to Plugins > Add New.
Browse to the plugin archive and select it. Then click Install Now and the plugin will be
You can easily adjust the Site Title and Tagline settings of your blog from the
WordPress admin area > Settings > General.
You can easily adjust the reading settings of your blog from the WordPress
admin area > Settings > Reading.
From there you can adjust the front page settings, the number of posts your
blog pages show, the number of posts your feeds show, as well as the encoding
for your pages and feeds.
The media settings in WordPress determine the size of the images that are inserted in your
These settings can be modified from the WordPress admin area > Settings > Media.
WordPress allows you to set your blog links the way you want them to look like via the built-in
tool called Permalinks.