Introduction to WordPress Overview

  1. Resetting your password
  2. Enabling the Akismet plugin — Activation code: baefa37d3eaa
  3. Unchecking the second box under Settings > Discussion that says “Allow link notifications from other blogs (pingbacks and trackbacks) on new articles”
  4. Adding your first and last name and selecting Display Name in Users > Your Profile
  5. Understand this is a Multi-User WordPress site meaning we share active plugins, widgets and themes and you can’t add or delete any of this feature
  6. Know your audience and post regularly
  7. Be careful about adding student information
  8. Understanding the Dashboard
  9. Creating/editing a Post
  10. Creating a Page
  11. Adding a graphic: All images/photos on the Internet are copyrighted
    Free Graphic Images: Bethel Web page > Students > Internet Resources > Art
    Or do a Google search, select images and under Tools select Usage Rights
  12. The difference between Widgets and Plugins
  13. Managing comments
  14. (If time) using Custom Menus
  15. The Bethel WordPress site has “How-Tos” on all of the above