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Widgets – Managing Your Site’s Navigation

Widgets replace your theme’s sidebar elements with elements you choose. Be sure to add in widgets for categories and pages, if you use this in your site. Some widgets have additional configuration options. If you want to restore your theme’s navigation, you must remove all widgets. To use Widgets… Log in to your site’s Dashboard […]

Themes – Managing Your Site’s Appearance

There are many themes to choose from to style your site. You can change your site’s appearance with just a few mouse-clicks: Log in to your site’s Dashboard Under Appearance, choose Themes Use the number buttons to navigate through the themes pages Preview a theme by clicking on it. Click the X in the upper […]

Pages and Posts – Understanding the difference

There are two types of content in WordPress, Pages and Posts. It is important to understand the difference in order to create an effective and easy to navigate website for your visitors. Posts are similar to a journal or diary.  Posts… are the default type of content in WordPress are displayed in reverse chronological order […]

Site Title and Tagline

You can customize the site name and/or the tagline (just another campus.albion.edu weblog) that displays in the header of your WordPress template. Log in to your site’s dashboard Click Settings, General Change the site name and/or tagline as you prefer Scroll to the bottom of the page and Save your changes Watch the video: