Fbloggers

FAQ

This section aims to help you use this platform. Help topics will be added to this section regularly.

How to publish a post

In wp-admin navigate to Posts > Add New. You can then start writing. When you are finished click Publish.

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How to publish a page

In wp-admin navigate to Pages > Add New. You can then start writing. When you are finished click Publish.

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How to delete a post

In wp-admin navigate to Posts > All Posts. Select the post you want to delete and then select Move to Trash from “Bulk Options”. If you are sure you want to delete click Apply.

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How to delete a page

In wp-admin navigate to Pages > All Pages. Select the page you want to delete and then select Move to Trash from “Bulk Options”. If you are sure you want to delete click Apply.

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How to change theme

In wp-admin navigate to Appearance > Themes. Here you will see a list of themes ready to be used. You can read details and preview. To begin using a theme click Activate.

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How to change the blog title

In wp-admin navigate to Settings > General and then look for the Site Title field. When you are finished editing click Save Changes.

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How to change the blog description

In wp-admin navigate to Settings > General and then look for the Tagline field. When you are finished editing click Save Changes.

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How to change the administrator email

In wp-admin navigate to Settings > General and then look for the Administration Email Address field. When you are finished editing click Save Changes.

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How to enable or disable comments

In wp-admin navigate to Settings > Discussion and then look for “Allow people to submit comments on new posts” under “Default post settings”. When you are finished click Save Changes.

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How to delete a blog

In wp-admin navigate to Tools > Delete Site and then follow the instructions on the page. Note a blog can’t be restored after it is deleted.

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How to export content

In wp-admin navigate to Tools > Export and then follow the instructions on the page.

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How to change your first name

In wp-admin navigate to Users > Your Profile and then look for the First Name field. When you are finished click Update Profile.

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How to change your last name

In wp-admin navigate to Users > Your Profile and then look for the Last Name field. When you are finished click Update Profile.

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How to change your email address

In wp-admin navigate to Users > Your Profile and then look for the Email field. When you are finished click Update Profile. If you change this field we will send a confirmation email to the new address. The new address will not become active until it is confirmed.

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How to change your website

In wp-admin navigate to Users > Your Profile and then look for the Website field. When you are finished click Update Profile.

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How to change your description

In wp-admin navigate to Users > Your Profile and then look for the Biographical Info field. When you are finished click Update Profile.

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How to change your profile image

Visit Gravatar and submit a profile image. The image will be stored and displayed when requested by a theme.

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How to change your password

In wp-admin navigate to Users > Your Profile and then look for the New Password field. When you are happy click Update Profile.

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How to upload a photograph

In wp-admin navigate to Media > Add New and then click Select Files. You can then select a file to upload.

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How to edit a photograph

In wp-admin navigate to Media > Library and then select the image you want to edit. The image will open in a modal. Click Edit Image. When you are finished editing click Save.

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In wp-admin navigate to Settings > Permalinks and then select a format under “Common Settings”. You can use a suggested format or craft your own.

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How to adjust the number of posts displayed on a page

In wp-admin navigate to Settings > Reading and then look for the “Blog pages show at most” field. Adjust the number and then click Save Changes.

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How to change the blog time zone

In wp-admin navigate to Settings > General and then look for the Timezone field. Select a time zone from the list of options and click Save Changes.

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How to set the date format

In wp-admin navigate to Settings > General and then look for the Date Format field. You can use a suggested format or craft your own. When you are finished click Save Changes.

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How to set the time format

In wp-admin navigate to Settings > General and then look for the Time Format field. You can use a suggested format or craft your own. When you are finished click Save Changes.

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How to automatically close comments after a given number of days

In wp-admin navigate to Settings > Discussion and then look for “Automatically close comments on posts older than n days” under “Other comment settings”. You can adjust the number of days if necessary.

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How to change the default blog language

In wp-admin navigate to Settings > General and then look for the Site Language field. Select a language and then click Save Changes.

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How to approve a comment

In wp-admin navigate to Comments and then select the comment you want to moderate. Select Approve from “Bulk Actions” and then click Apply.

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How to spam a comment

In wp-admin navigate to Comments and then select the comment you want to moderate. Select Mark as Spam from “Bulk Actions” and then click Apply.

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How to delete a comment

In wp-admin navigate to Comments and then select the comment you want to moderate. Select Move to Trash from “Bulk Actions” and then click Apply.

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How to activate a widget

In wp-admin navigate to Appearance > Widgets. To activate a widget drag it from the Available Widgets area to a location. You can then begin to configure the widget.

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How to deactivate a widget

In wp-admin navigate to Appearance > Widgets. To deactivate a widget and keep the widget configuration drag it from a location to the Inactive Widgets area. To deactivate a widget and delete the widget configuration drag it from a location to the Available Widgets area.

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How to create a menu

If your theme supports them you can create menu by navigating to Appearance > Menus in wp-admin. Click “create a new menu”. You can then give the menu a name and click Create Menu.

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How to edit a menu

In wp-admin navigate to Appearance > Menus and then select a menu to edit. You can then add and remove menu items.

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