WordPress Blog and Website Tutorial

If you were not able to access this on the Talent Hub WebEx platform, here is a VERY LARGE video file of the WordPress tutorial session. Alternatively, you can click on this link to watch the streaming web video.

In addition to the basics of setting up a WordPress account and a unique resource locator (URL, or web address) for your blog/website, this tutorial also covers the following ten learning points:

  1. How to change the text that is visible on the home page.
  2. How to add a page to your website/blog.
  3. How to add a post to your website/blog.
  4. How to “tag” your posts so they are optimized for search and readership.
  5. How to include pictures in your blog posts and pages.
  6. How to include a “hyperlink” from your post and/or page to another website.
  7. How to set up your blog/website to automatically share posts to other social media sites, such as Twitter and Facebook.
  8. How to put links directly on your website/blog that will take readers to your Twitter and Facebook accounts.
  9. How to set up and activate the Really Simply Syndication (RSS) feed for your blog.
  10. How to view the traffic your site is getting, including search terms, links, and most popular topics.

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