As your role of the Author of your website, you are responsible for blogging, maintaining comments, managing your media files, and keeping your profile updated! For those of you who are unfamiliar with how to use WordPress or have forgotten, check out these beginner steps to get you started today!
Accessing Your Account: To log into your WordPress account, you must enter the URL to your WordPress blog into the address bar of your web browser (view pink arrow). The web address is www.yourdomain.com/wp-login.php. Make sure to replace your domain with the actual name of your domain.
Logging Into Your Account: Enter your provided username and password to log into your WordPress account.
Dashboard: After login, you should be able to view your dashboard. You will have access to creating/editing your blog posts, adding/deleting media images, viewing/deleting comments, and editing your profile.
Add a New Post: Click ‘Posts’ to add a new blog post to your website. Press the preview button to view your blog post before it is publish. Press publish to have your post displayed publicly.
Media: Add/delete your photos to your gallery at your convenience!
Comments: View, approve, unapproved, and/or delete your comments made by your visitors.
Editing Your Profile: If you would like to update your information, click the profile link.