Are you looking for detailed step-by-step tutorials that will show you how to get the most out of using your WordPress website or blog?
The “Ultimate WordPress User Guide For Beginners” below provides links to FREE in-depth tutorials showing you how to easily and quickly use WordPress to publish your content online.
The Ultimate WordPress User Guide For Beginners
After installing and configuring your WordPress site or blog, the next step is to learn how to use WordPress to create and publish your information online.
In the Ultimate WordPress User Guide For Beginners, we show you how to log in and log out of your WordPress site, how to navigate inside your WordPress Dashboard area, how to create new Pages or Posts, add and format content (text, images, videos, etc.), and so much more … without coding skills!
We recommend bookmarking this page for future reference or downloading the FREE PDF version at the end of this guide.
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How To Log In And Out Of WordPress
If you have followed our WordPress DIY Installation Tutorials or had WordPress installed for you by someone like a website developer, you should have your login details available (login URL, username and password).
(WordPress Login Screen)
The tutorials below explain how to log in and log out of WordPress and what to do if you experience difficulties accessing your WordPress site’s administration area (called the ‘WordPress Dashboard’):
How To Navigate Inside Your WordPress Dashboard
(The WordPress Dashboard)
After logging into your WordPress Dashboard, you will be presented with all of the WordPress features and options that allow you to be fully in control of your web presence. The tutorials below explain how to navigate and use the main features of your WordPress Dashboard:
How To Configure Useful WordPress Settings
(WordPress Settings Menu)
We recommend configuring your WordPress site’s main settings before launching your web presence. There are many times, however, when you may want to change your settings, such as setting a specific page on as your home page, or creating a blog section to display your latest blog posts, etc.
Go through the tutorials below to learn how to configure your WordPress settings:
To view a list of all tutorials on how to expertly configure WordPress, go here:
How To Create Posts And Pages
(WordPress Menu – Posts & Pages)
WordPress uses Posts and Pages to create, edit, and publish content to your site. The tutorial sections below explain the differences between using WordPress Posts and Pages, show you how to use Posts and Pages to manage your content online, and cover some of the unique and powerful features of WordPress Posts and Pages:
How To Use WordPress Posts
(WordPress Posts Section)
Learn how to use WordPress Posts using the tutorials below:
How To Use WordPress Pages
(WordPress Pages Section)
Learn how to use WordPress Pages using the tutorials below:
How To Add Content To WordPress
(Learn how to easily publish all types of content using WordPress!)
WordPress lets you easily add, edit and publish all kinds of information online. Complete the tutorials below to learn how to publish information online using WordPress:
How To Add Text-Based Content To WordPress
How To Add Images To WordPress
How To Add Videos To WordPress
How To Add Other Media Types To WordPress
How To Use Main WordPress Features
(WordPress puts you in complete control of your web presence!)
WordPress provides many powerful and unique features that allow you to expand, enhance, and customize your website’s functionality, web design, page layout, and improve your site users’ experience.
To learn more about the benefits and advantages of using WordPress and its powerful and unique features, see the tutorials below:
Go through the tutorials below to learn how to use the main features of WordPress:
(WordPress Plugins Section)
Complete the tutorials below to learn how to add all types of functionality to your WordPress site or blog using plugins:
To view our complete list of WordPress plugin tutorials, go here:
(WordPress Themes Section)
Complete the tutorials below to learn how to use WordPress themes to create a flexible web presence with completely customizable web design:
(WordPress Widgets Section)
Complete the tutorials below to learn how to use WordPress widgets to enhance your web presence with configurable layouts and functionality:
(WordPress Menus Section)
Complete the tutorials below to learn how to use WordPress custom menus to improve the ease of navigation on your site for visitors:
Other WordPress Features
(WordPress Mobile App)
Go through the tutorials below to learn how to use additional features of WordPress:
How To Enhance Your WordPress Site
As you become a more confident and competent WordPress user, you will discover that with WordPress, almost anything you need to do or can imagine doing with your site is possible.
Go through the tutorials below to learn just some of the many things you can do to enhance your WordPress website or blog:
Additional WordPress Tutorials
After mastering the basics of using WordPress, the next step is to learn how to manage and promote your site.
Complete the tutorial sections below to learn more about managing and promoting your WordPress site:
How To Manage Your WordPress Site
All websites require management and regular maintenance. The tutorials below cover a number of areas related to managing and maintaining your WordPress site:
To view our complete list of tutorials on managing your WordPress site, go here:
How To Promote Your WordPress Site
The tutorials below cover some of the many ways you can promote your WordPress site to increase your visibility online, generate traffic, improve your sales and conversions and more:
To view our complete list of tutorials on growing your business online with WordPress, go here:
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Download The Ultimate WordPress User Guide For Beginners
Download a printable copy of The Ultimate WordPress User Guide For Beginners below and use it for your own reference:
Hopefully, the above tutorials will help you master using WordPress and build a successful web presence for your business or personal use.
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