WordPress Basics

In this article we are going to cover the following topics

  • How to Setup & Customise your Default WordPress Theme
  • How to Write & Publish your First Blog Post.

In our previous article, we mentioned “How to Install WordPress” In Case you missed it  you can read here.

Now let’s move on to learn today’s topic.

Step 1 : Login to your WordPress Admin Dashboard by entering your username & password (URL, Username & Password should have mailed to your preferred email address after the installation)

WordPress Basics - Login

Step 2 : Once you login successfully, you can see the WordPress Dashboard like below.

Step 3 : Go to Appearance, and click on theme

WordPress Basics - Themes

Step 4 : By Default, the below theme will be active and we can proceed to customise it by clicking on Customize button.

WordPress Basics - Default Theme

Step 5 : When you click on customize, you can see the options like below

WordPress Basics - Customize Panel

Step 6 : Click on Site Identity, Change the Site Title & Tag line and click on Publish to save the changes.

Step 7 : Next Step is to Write some Post & Publish it.  To Add a new Post, Click on Posts and Select Add New

WordPress Basics - Customize Panel

Step 8 : Complete writing your first post and click on Publish

WordPress Basics - Post

Step 9 : Now you can ready to launch your site by clicking on Click here in the below screenshot.

WordPress Basics - Launch Your Blog

Step 10 : Congratulations, your blog/website is live now with your first post.

In this article, we provided you some basic knowledge on how to setup your first theme and publish your first post.  Hope this helps you to Get Started with your WordPress Journey.

Happy Learning !!

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