Learn about WordPress: Users

website Now that we have explained posts, media, and pages we will be moving into slightly more difficult areas of WordPress, but I’ll try to simplify as much as possible. The next tab we will discuss is the Users  tab (I am pushing off Appearance for now, it is the most complicated one…). Users are basically…

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Learn about WordPress: Media & Pages

The next tab we need to understand is the Media tab. The truth is that there is never really a need to go into this folder. In every post and page, directly above the post box there is a button that says “Add Media.” From here you can do basically anything you could do from…

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It’s Time to Publish your Post

Before you publish your post let’s set what else can be set up from this page. On the right side you will see several boxes. The top box is the Publishing options. If you have not yet published then you can save the draft, if you don’t want the page to go live on the web yet.…

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How to Create a Post on WordPress

(Our friends at First Site Guide actually made this video to help you see a walk-through of how to set up a post for yourself. Hope you enjoy!) It’s time to write your first post! Hover over “Posts” on the sidebar and select “Add New.” The first box you are presented with is the title of the post,…

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Pages and Posts: Categories and Tags

Now that we are done talking about plugins it is time to start learning about how to use WordPress on a day to day basis. Before we delve into Posts let’s first consider what the difference between Posts and Pages. Pages are the landing pages that are evergreen for your website. Examples of this are the…

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WordPress Plugins: Backup your Site

Many people have a backup for their computer. Tons of people backup their videos and pictures but not enough people backup their websites. There are lot of plugins that you can use to backup your site. If your server gets damaged, if you accidentally delete your site or a hacker gets into your site and…

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WordPress Plugins: Social Media Plugins

Everyone knows how powerful social media is. In other tips we have spoken about how to build a following on Twitter and Facebook (hopefully we will do other social media tips in the future.) One really great way to make sure that people follow you on social media or share your content to their social…

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WordPress Plugins: Yoast SEO Part 2

Today we are going to finish the set up for the Yoast SEO plugin. The next section that you want to fill out is the social tab. On the Accounts page put in the links to any and all social media accounts that you have that are associated with your business. Next, go to the Facebook…

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WordPress Plugins: Yoast SEO Part 1

The next Plugin you need to download is Yoast SEO. There are tons of aspects of SEO, which deserve their own step by step guide, which may happen in the future. One very important part of SEO is your content. Yoast SEO guides you on how to write your content so that it is properly…

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