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Add New Blog Post
Navigate to the “Posts” tab in the left-hand menu and click on “Add New”
Blog Post Title & Content
- Start by entering a title for your post in the designated field at the top. The title should briefly summarize the content of your post.
- Directly below the title field, you’ll find the content area. This is where you can write or paste the main body of your post. The Text Editor uses a visual editor, similar to a word processor, allowing you to format text, add media, and more.
The Text Editor
- You can start by typing or pasting your content directly into the editor. The editor supports various text formatting options, similar to a word processor.
- Basic formatting options such as bold, italic, and underline are available in the toolbar. To apply these styles, select the text you want to format and click on the respective button in the toolbar.
- The toolbar also includes options for creating headings, lists (bulleted or numbered), aligning text, inserting links, and more.
- If you want to add media such as images or videos, you can use the “Add Media” button in the toolbar. This allows you to upload files from your computer or select from the media library.
- You can switch between the visual editor and the HTML editor, using the “Visual” and “Text” tabs at the top right corner of the editor. The HTML editor allows you to directly modify the underlying HTML code if needed.
Categories & Tags
In the right hand sidebar, you can add appropriate categories and tags to your post. Categories help organize your content into general topics, while tags provide more specific descriptors.
Also In the right hand sidebar, you can set a featured image for the post by clicking on the “Set featured image” link and upload or select an image from your media library.
Draft, Preview & Publish
- If you want to save your post as a draft and continue working on it later, click the “Save Draft” button located in the right-hand sidebar. This will ensure your progress is saved without publishing the post.
- Preview your post before publishing it by clicking the “Preview” button. This allows you to see how your post will look on the actual website. You can make any necessary adjustments and preview again until you’re satisfied.
- Once you’re ready to make your post live on your website, click the “Publish” button. By default, the post will be published immediately. However, if you want to schedule the post for a future date or time, click on the “Edit” link next to “Publish immediately” and specify your desired publication date and time.
Add New Event
Navigate to the “Events” tab in the left-hand menu and click on “Add Event”
Start by adding a title for your event in the “Event Title” field. This is typically the name or title of the event.
In the Text Editor field, add a detailed description of the event. Provide information such as the event schedule, location, speakers, or any other relevant details.
- Set the event date and time in the “Start Date” and “End Date” fields. Specify the event duration if it spans multiple days.
- If the event is a recurring event there is a tab to configure how often and how long the event repeats.
- If the event is a multi-day event with different activities or speakers, you can create a schedule for each day in the Hourly Schedule tab.
- If your event has a specific location, you can choose a stored location or enter new venue details by selecting Insert a new location. Additional fields will appear to add the name, address, and any other relevant information.
- In the “Links” field, you can add a link to More Information, change the button text to “Register”, “Buy Tickets”, etc. Then choose New Window in the 3rd is the link sends people to a different website.
- In the “Organizer” field, enter the name or organization responsible for hosting the event.
- You can add the Cost of the event
Event Categories & Tags
Preview and Publish
Preview your event by clicking on the “Preview” button to ensure everything looks as expected.
Once you’re satisfied, click on the “Publish” button to make your event live on your website.