WordPress is the most popular content management system that used by bloggers all around the world. If you are new to WordPress, you are in the right place. Learn all the basic terminology and how to use it.

WordPress Posts vs. Pages


When you create a new blog and open the WordPress dashboard for the first time and decide to start writing your first article, you might get confused. Should you create a new post or a new page? Are there any differences between the two? The short answer is – yes, there are differences. Posts and […]

How to Use WordPress Media Library and Add Images


As it’s obvious from its name, WordPress puts a lot of emphasis on the written word. There are endless possibilities and settings when it comes to writing. But it has been a long time since media files were something you could ignore on your site. Because, if not for anything else, “a picture is worth […]

How to Use Categories in WordPress


WordPress categories are a way of grouping posts on your WordPress blog. They are just one of the taxonomies that WordPress uses to organize content on the website. Since we are talking about taxonomies, this is the perfect time to get acquainted with the term, before you get scared of it. Basically, that’s all you […]

How to Update WordPress, Themes, and Plugins Inside The Dashboard


Once every few weeks, when you log into your WordPress blog and go to the dashboard, you will notice that there are updates available for your site. Although it is easy to just click the button to upgrade your WordPress core, themes, and plugins to a newer version, you should take an extra step and […]

The WordPress Dashboard: Admin Area and Panel


The WordPress Dashboard displays a quick overview of the blog/website when a user logs in to the admin area. The Dashboard allows you to post articles, add plugins to enhance the website’s functionality, add categories, customize themes, and much more. Often known as WP Admin, the Dashboard is the control center of your entire blog/website. […]

How to Find and Login to WordPress Admin URL


After installing WordPress, you’ll need to log into your new blog. Without access to the admin pages, you won’t be able to customise your new blog. Admin is the place where “everything happens”, where you write posts and manage the site. In order to prevent others from editing the site, you need to log in […]

What is WordPress Content Management System (CMS)?


Even if you’ve never worked with WordPress, there’s a good chance you’ve heard about this content management system (CMS). Since its first baby steps in 2003, WordPress has rapidly gained popularity, and it became one of the best and most used software solutions when it comes to building and managing a website or blog. Today, […]

An Overview of the WordPress Settings Section


One of the first things you’ll want to take a look at after installing a new WordPress website is the settings page. On fresh installations, WordPress settings appear at the very bottom of the admin menu which you can find on the left side of your screen. Just by hovering over the Settings link, you […]

How to Automatically Update WordPress Plugins


Although you can make a blog without a single plugin on the list, the chances are that you will have to install at least a few them. No matter how great of an expert are you, some features would just take too much of your precious time to develop from scratch. Since there are tens […]

How to Backup Your WordPress Website


Backup is one of those computer-related terms that everyone likes to use even if they don’t completely understand it. If you are still not familiar with the term, it is a process of copying or archiving data so that you can quickly restore it if something terrible happens to the original files. When talking about WordPress, […]

How to Add Clickable Phone Numbers in WordPress


Smartphones are ruling the world. We don’t have to repeat how smartphones changed the world and what are they capable of. We also know that in the modern society, every website that you create has to be responsive. But what happens with phone numbers that you write in your WordPress posts and pages? Most of […]

The Ultimate cPanel Guide for WordPress Beginners


Every blog or a website, including a WordPress one, needs a hosting provider. Once you decide whom you are going to trust, you will start a blog and install WordPress. As you probably already know, managing a site takes both time and some skill. WordPress can help you a lot with your blog, but when […]

How to Quickly Find and Edit Code From Themes and Plugins


Working with WordPress can be easy. When compared to many other content management systems, it really is easy. Even you if you have nothing to do with the code or design, you can still create your WordPress blog, and you can start writing and publishing content in a matter of minutes. If you need to […]

How to create XML sitemap for your WordPress website


Sitemap, as its name already suggests, is a map of your site. To be more specific, a sitemap is a list of all of the pages found on your website. Sometimes, this list can be created manually in order to display structure of your site. By showing the list of your pages, you can show […]

Add Your WordPress Site to Google Webmasters Tools


Google Webmasters Tools is a set of handy applications which can help you analyze your website and see how it’s dealing with the most popular search engine. Those tools will also help you manage your site in order to improve your SEO. If you’re serious about presenting you website to a broader audience, you shouldn’t […]

WordPress.com vs. WordPress.org Comparison


A lot of people who are starting a WordPress blog get stuck on the first step – choosing between the “org” and the “com” version. Googling won’t do much good as most articles are just rants about which version is better (neither is better because they serve different purposes). And while they may appear the […]

How to Hack Into a WordPress Website, The Complete Guide

How to hack into a WordPress website, the complete guide

We don’t condone, approve nor encourage any illegal or malicious behavior! The purpose of this article is to explain how to hack or regain access to a WordPress site that belongs to you, or that you have rights to edit, admin and access. Whatever you do, you’re doing it on your own. We’re not responsible for your […]

Link Posts And Pages To An External URL


Once you set up your permalinks, WordPress will use that structure in order to point browsers to content located on your server. It doesn’t matter if you left the default permalinks structure or if you customized it for SEO, your posts and page titles will automatically link to a unique URL set by WordPress. And […]

Custom Background Options

Custom Background options video

Video Transcription Hi, this is Brad with Firstsiteguide.com and in this video I’m going to be walking you through the “Background Appearance” section of your new blog. If we scroll over here to the” Appearance” section we’ll hover over and then we’ll find “Background” here, and click. What the “Background” section is going to allow […]

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