- Category: How to use Wordpress
- Published: 25 April 2014
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In the previous post, you knew how to manage, edit/delete posts with All Posts function of Posts tool. Now, you will learn how to add and publish a new post using Add New feature.
First, you need to login to the admin page; select Posts » enter Add New button to start adding a new post on WordPress. You need to note nine areas below:
After display Permalink Settings screen (image below), you tick off Post name and enter Save Changes button. Now, if you type a title Example post, WordPress will automatically generate a link http://localhost/wordpress/example-post as in the example.
You click on Edit button to manually edit this permalink. Enter View Post button to preview post before publishing this post.
I.3. Item 3: Add Media
Add media like video, audio, image, file, etc into a post.
I.4. Item 4: Editor
The editor is an area to draft your post. It splits into two items:
- Visual editor
- Text editor
I.4.1. Visual Editor
I.4.2. Text Editor
In this text editor, you can see and edit the source code of a post. Example: If you want to embed a youtube video, you need to paste the embed code into the text editor,etc.
» To be continued...