WordPress Step by Step Guide To Your First Blog Post

OK! So you have your WordPress blog all set-up, your plugins are installed, but you don’t know how to create a post. Well in this blog post I will give you a wordpress step by step guide to getting your first blog post written and published.

Its important to note that this is just your basic wordpress step by step guide, I will not be covering anything other than how to write and publish your new blog post using this platform.

So lets begin.

WordPress Step by Step Guide

To begin, login to your site admin panel and go to Posts -> Add New.

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On this page you will see the WordPress posts editor. The most important parts of this page are:

Post Title – enter the title of your post in this field. On your theme it will be shown above your content.
Post Content – you can use the WordPress WYSIWYG editor to add the actual content of your post. Note that it has two tabs – Visual (use the editor to format your text) and Text (add your HTML code directly).


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Once you’ve entered the content of your first WordPress post, you need to Publish it. Publishing will bring your post to your actual website so when people visit your site they will see your finished content.


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That’s it, it really is that simple to creating your first post using wordpress. Once you have click publish, you can now go to the front page of your site to check out the newly created blog post.


WordPress Step by Step Video Tutorial.

So I have just given you a pretty simple wordpress step by step guide to publishing your first blog post, but just in case your still stuck here is a video  tutorial I have created for you.



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