Basic Usage

Contributing to WordPress

Thank you for contributing to the project we all love! Your participation is vital to the WordPress project. WordPress is a user-driven project, and all […]

Blocks

Blocks are the components for adding content in the new WordPress block editor. There are many different block types available for you to use. We will […]

Block Directory

Go back to the list of Blocks The Block Directory is a new way block editor users discover, test and install new blocks for their […]

Page/Post Settings Sidebar

The Post/Page Sidebar (also called Document Settings) is part of the WordPress Editor on pages and posts. Located on the right side of the Editor […]

Finding WordPress Help

WordPress help is never hard to find. There are many sites dedicated to helping WordPress users, including this support page and the always-helpful forums. With […]

First Steps with WordPress (Classic Editor)

Note: This page refers to WordPress using the older or Classic Editor. If you are on a new version of WordPress or using the block […]

Writing Posts

Note: In December 2018, WordPress 5.0 launched with a new editor. This article was written for the long-available editing experience in prior WordPress versions, which […]

Pages

In WordPress, you can put content on your site as either a “post” or a “page”. When you’re writing a regular blog entry, you write […]

Media library screen

Media → Library Media consists of the images, video, recordings, and files that you upload and use in your blog. Media is typically uploaded and […]

Comments in WordPress

Comments allow your website’s visitors to have a discussion with you and each other. When you activate comments on a Page or post, WordPress inserts […]