Getting Started

Managing Plugins

What are plugins? WordPress Plugins are PHP scripts that extend the functionality of WordPress. They enhance the features of WordPress, or add entirely new features […]

Using Smilies

What Are Smileys? Smileys, also known as “emoticons”, are glyphs used to convey emotions in your writing. They are a great way to brighten up […]

Settings Discussion Screen

The Settings Discussion Screen allows you to set the options concerning comments (also called discussion). It is here the administrator decides if comments are allowed, […]

Overview of WordPress

WordPress is a free and open source content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. It is the most widely used CMS software in […]

Using Themes

What is a Theme? Fundamentally, the WordPress Theme system is a way to “skin” your WordPress site. Yet, it is more than just a “skin”. […]

Keyboard Shortcuts

Editor Shortcuts In the WordPress visual editor you can use a combination of keys to do things that normally need a mouse, trackpad or other […]

Settings Media Screen

The Settings Media Screen controls the various settings related to images and other media that are used in writing posts and pages. You will need […]

Requirements

To run WordPress we recommend your host supports the following: PHP version 7.3+ MySQL version 5.6+ or MariaDB version 10.1+ HTTPS support We recommend Apache […]

Restoring Your Database From Backup

Using phpMyAdmin phpMyAdmin is a program used to manipulate databases remotely through a web interface. A good hosting package will have this included. For information […]

Upgrading WordPress – Extended Instructions

This page contains a more detailed version of the upgrade instructions. Detailed Instructions Overview of the Upgrade Process Backup your database. Backup ALL your WordPress […]