The idiot proof guide
to word press
How to set up Your word-press account!
Step 1. Picture one
go to the word-press homepage https://wordpress.com and click on "get started" this button is bright orange
Step 2.Fill in the blank spaces with your email and create a site name and user name if a red cross appears this means the names taken and you must choose another. when this is done click on create free blog option to start you free bloging experience.
Step 3.Your account is now created you will now be taken to the WordPress dashboard it should look something like picture. now if you want to create a post go to the top right corner at press new post to create your first blog.
Step4. Choose the type of blog you want in this case we will choose text click on the text icon to get started
Step 5.Enter your topic and blog about your chosen topic when your happy with your work click on the publish post option
Step 6. well done! you have created a blog if you would like some more advanced information please see our more advanced guide below which will showcase some more advanced features such as security an who can view your post.
The Advanced guide!
Advanced features Feature 1 Admin controls
Feature 1. Admin controls from your dashboard select the users option on the left hand side tool bar when you have done this you should see an admin bar with your account as the admin this means you and only you can edit the information shown on the site you can add a new admin by clicking on the invite new users to your word-press .com hyper link add in there email and username add you will be able to have them as admin and edit your work very good when you want your blog constantly updated. However note the security threats only give admin control to people you know and trust and not a stranger a stranger could destroy your work and have access to you details avoid this by only giving the information to people you trust!