starting a blog (5 posts)

  1. TAB42
    Posted 2 years ago #

    I hope the question is not too basic:
    How to start a (new) blog (ie, a basic website) from a theme I have chosen?

  2. WPyogi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Do you have WP installed? This may be a good starting point:


  3. tjmarsh
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Follow the link above! Anymore questions, just ask! :)

  4. TAB42
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Do you have WP installed?

    Yes, of course. And I did read the documentation (like, 'Where_to_Start'), but went around circles. For example,
    suggests: 'Begin by logging into the “administration area” or the back end of your website.'
    That assumes I already have a website. (Actually, I do; but it has nothing to do with the blog I want to write.)
    Under 'Manage themes', I have
    Current Theme
    Annotum Base.
    What to do? If I click 'Customize', I get
    You are previewing... what? the large window on the right is blank.
    I have filled Title and Tagline; then, what?

  5. WPyogi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 2 years ago #

    What is the URL of your site? What you do depends on what you want to put on your site?

    Sounds like you want to start adding content - i.e. create posts or pages, create a menu...


    There are MANY tutorials, resources, YouTube videos, WP videos about how to use WP...so you could start looking for some if you find the info in the Codex lacking.


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