How To Create Posts and Pages in Your WordPress Blog (Beginner's Guide)

Creating a post on a WordPress blog occurs after you must have install WordPress application on your site and must have fully created a WordPress blog. WordPress blog like I do say is a very easy blogging platform to create a blog and explore the world. I also explained some great features of a WordPress site.

It is a must to create a Post or a page after you must have fully created your WordPress site. A post is a content that will be available on your blog and will keep readers updated on the blog. Using a blogger blogging platform, I have already made a post on how to create a Post on your blogger blog. Here, I am gonna teach you for WordPress if you are a beginner.

I am not only going to teach you how to create a Post, I will teach you how to add an image, add hyperlink(s), header text etc...

How To Create Posts and Pages in Your WordPress Blog (Beginner's Guide) 

Creating/Writing Posts

Step 1 : To add a new blog post, click the “Posts” section on the left hand side-menu, then click on “Add New”.

Step 2 : And on the next screen, you’ll see something like below image

Step 3 : You can add the title to your blog post in the top field, and your content goes in the big text box as shown below.

Step 4 : After titling and writing, you can publish your content live by using the box menu on the far right of the page. Also you can even schedule the post to be published later.

Adding Image 

Step 1 : To add an image to your post, on your post editors page, tap “Add Media” button located right above the lower content field.

Note: Before you click “Add Media”, make sure you’ve put your cursor inside your blog post where you want the image to show up. Otherwise, you’ll have to move it later on

Step 2 : Next, click the “Upload Files” tab on the screen that pops up, then click “Select Files”.

Step 3 : Once you’ve found the file, double click it and WordPress will upload it automatically.

Step 3 : When the upload is done, make sure the image you want is selected, then click the “Insert into post” button to add the image to the post you’re writing.

Adding Link 

Adding links to your blog will bring many effectsnor changes to your blog. It can build relationships in a blog.

To add a link, click on the icon in the toolbar that looks a bit like a chain link. Then a potential pop up. On this page is where you will add the information about your link.

  1. URL is the web address you want to land to Make sure you include “http://” before the “www.” address, or your link will be broken.
  2. Link Text” is the text you want people to click on to get to your hyper-link. It might be “See More”, or anything you choose.
  3. Open link in a new window/tab” – This opens new tab when the hyperlink is been clicked.
  4. Using the "Search" section" will make you link to an existing page by finding a post or page you’ve already created and click it to add a link.
  5. Lastly, click “Add Link”, and your link will be added where you left your cursor in the post you were writing. 

Knowing all these,  you can create a Post and publish a post onnyour WordPress blog with ease.