How to add a new post to your website in WordPress

How to add a new post to your website in WordPress

In this tutorial I will show you how to create a post on your WordPress site. This will be a step-by-step guide for WordPress beginners, requiring you to be logged into the back end of your website to begin.  Please let us know if this tutorial has helped you or if you have any questions or comments! Hannah Raeside Office Manager, Pod Creative 1. Start at the dashboard Hover your mouse over Posts and click on Add New.  2. Create A Title Give your post a title that is relevant to the content.  3. the right hand side bar is your friend A). In the right hand Side Bar, typically located at the bottom, click on Add Featured Image. B). Select the correct image from Media Library or upload new image. C). Make sure the image has a relevant title and duplicate the title in the Alt Text field. D). Click Set featured image button at bottom of window. 4. Assign categories Set the appropriate category in the right hand Side Bar. One is best, no more than three! 5. Add an excerpt A). Add the first few sentences of the content you are publishing here. This is for blog displays. B). Click Save Draft. 6. Use the divi builder A). Click on the button and wait for the Divi Builder to load.       i). Click Choose a Premade Layout.      ii). Click Your Saved Layouts.     iii). Search for the template you need and select it. 7. Right Hand Side Bar options A). Under Divi Page Settings set the following:       i). Page Layout: FULLWIDTH      ii). Post Title: HIDE...
Welcome to the team Hannah!

Welcome to the team Hannah!

Hannah Raeside I am beyond excited to be the new member of the Pod Creative team! I have a diverse background in Tourism, Bookkeeping, and Customer Service, and have worked with many non-profit organizations. Born and raised here in the wonderful Comox Valley, my passions are as diverse as my work history! I enjoy camping, travelling, pickleball, spending time with family, and gaming. Hannah Raeside Office Manager, Pod Creative Read more about Hannah I am confident in my organizational skills, professionalism, and expertise in technology. My experience as the coordinator of a department provides me with an in depth understanding of working in an office both as a manager, a team, and independently. Working as a small team can be challenging, but using clear, concise, open communication is the most effective tool.  Conflict is detrimental to a workplace’s well being. My communication skills, patience, and bubbly attitude help smooth even the tensest of meetings.  Communication within the office is paramount to an efficient and harmonious workplace. In my previous position, my department struggled with effective communication as the staff often works different shifts; in September 2018 I implemented two new procedures to help the staff communicate better. By October conflicts and subsequent errors in work had decreased significantly. A new idea, strategy, or policy can make all the difference and I am always ready to offer a fresh perspective. Efficiency and finding the best way to complete a task is something I strive for daily. Just because something has always been done a certain way doesn’t mean it is the best way to do it. Granted everyone has their...

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