WordPress: Add a Post

  1. Click Posts on the left sidebar.
    Wordpress Posts
  2. Click the Add New button.
    New Post Button

    1. Alternatively, you can also hover your mouse over Posts and select Add New.New Post
  3. Enter the title of your post in the text box under Add New Post.
    posttitles
  4. Start writing the body of your post in the larger box below.
    Text Post
  5. Scroll down to Categories on the right column.
    1. Click +Add New Category.
    2. Type in the name of your category in the box.
      Add New Category
  6. Under Categories is Tags. Type in tags (and separated by commas) that are associated with your post and click Add. Once they appear under the input box, your post has been tagged.
    Adding Tagstags
  7. Under Publish on the top of the right column, there are several actions you can take. Mainly:
    1. if you want to save and do further revision to your post before publishing, click Save Draft.
      Save Draft
    2. if you want to see what your post will look like when it is published on the blog, click Preview.
      Preview Post_CDC
    3. if you want to delete your post completely, click Move to Trash.
      Trash Post
  8. Once your post is completed and ready, click Publish to put it up onto the blog.
    Publish Button