Category: Fundamentals

View:

1.1 What is WordPress

186 Views0 Comments

When I start using new software or a new application, I find it's useful to start with a clean slate, throw out all my preconceptions and ideas and assume I know nothing about the application and that everything is ne...

1.2 WordPress, WordPress.com, and WordPress.org – What is the difference?

32 Views0 Comments

There's a common term confusion when people start working with WordPress. And it's one that's often perpetuated by the community itself. So before we get going, I want to start you off right by explaining between Word...

1.2 WordPress, WordPress.com, and WordPress.org – What is the difference?

45 Views0 Comments

There's a common term confusion when people start working with WordPress. And it's one that's often perpetuated by the community itself. So before we get going, I want to start you off right by explaining between Word...

10.1 Understanding how WordPress works

94 Views0 Comments

When you own or operate a website running WordPress, it's important that you understand how WordPress actually works. It's one thing to understand how you can use the web interface of WordPress to manage content. But ...

2.2 Accessing your WordPress site

41 Views0 Comments

When you have WordPress installed and running on your local computer or an external host, you can access the site and the admin panel through any web browser. In this course I'm using a local install of WordPress runn...

2.3 Using the WordPress Dashboard

46 Views0 Comments

Now it's time to look at the inner workings of your new WordPress site. The WordPress admin panel or dashboard. Having a solid understanding of how the WordPress admin panel works will save you a lot of time when you ...

2.4 – Using the WordPress toolbar

56 Views0 Comments

Whenever you are logged in to your Wordpress site, you will see a toolbar at the top of your screen. This toolbar will appear will appear both on the back-end and on the front-end. The appearance and functionality of ...

3.1 Understanding the difference between posts and pages

31 Views0 Comments

WordPress has two main types of content, Posts and Pages. Understanding the similarities and differences between them, is important to create a well organized site. So, what is the difference between a post and a page...

3.12 Publishing posts

45 Views0 Comments

If you've been following this course from the beginning, you should now have a complete draft post ready to be published. It has a title, there's text content, there's styling. There may be some links and images in th...

3.13 Using the More tag and excerpts

30 Views0 Comments

Now that you've published your first blog post it's time to take a look at some features that only apply to published posts. If you look here on my front page, I have my original article that I wrote, you see it's nic...

Page 1 of 3123