Our WordPress Basics guides help beginner WordPress Users perform simple tasks, using easy to follow instructions. Today we look at How to add a blog post.

  1. On the left hand menu, you will see an option “Posts”. Click on that.
  2. Click on “add new” to set up your new post.
    1. Input post title in the upper field
    2. Input your post body content in the main post editing box below post title.
    3. To add images, use the “add Media” button.
    4. If you have an SEO plugin installed, complete the SEO section.

3. Once you are done, click “Update” or “Publish” – the button on the right hand side in the “Publish” section.


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