- More Tag
You can truncate your blog entries so that only the first part of certain posts is displayed on the home and archive pages. When you do this, a link will be placed directly after your excerpt, pointing the reader to the full post. You can find the More Tag button in the first row of the visual editor toolbar or by pressing Alt+Shift+T. You can also customize your "read more" message, and fix formatting issues.
- Getting More Views and Traffic
Tips for attracting more visitors to your site, including telling people in your social networks (related: Publicize), making your content visible to search engines, paying for traffic to your site, bugging your friends "in real life", adding appropriate categories and tags, and a few more suggestions.
- Page Jumps
Page jumping is where you click a link and instantly get moved somewhere further up or down a long page.
Nothing makes a site feel like an extension of your personality more than it’s look and feel. With WordPress, there are many ways to accomplish this. With a little effort it is easy to make your site as unique and individual as you are! Here are some of the ways you can customize your site. […]
- Flickr Photos
Flickr is a web-based photo management application which allows users to upload, organize, and share their favorite photos. It takes care of your image resizing, allows you to tag your photos, and even enables visitors to submit notes and comments on each photo. What’s more, with just a few clicks, you can post a photo […]
- Writing Settings
The Writings Settings control your WordPress writing experience. You can find the Writing Settings on the Settings -> Writing page. Writing Settings Formatting has two options. The first option will allow you to type emoticon symbols like the smiley face when you are writing. If this option is checked, the symbols will be converted into […]
- Countering a DMCA Notice
Chances are you landed here because you’ve received a DMCA notice regarding material on your blog. Although we’ve removed the content as required by the law and you can’t re-upload it, that’s certainly not the end of the story! If you believe that you have rights to post the material (if, for example, it’s fair […]
- New Post Screen
When creating a new post on WordPress.com, you may notice that you have a variety of boxes, also known as “modules”. These modules offer customizable options for publishing your post, such as adding Tags to entry or selecting whether or not comments are allowed on your post. Editor The Editor is where you type the […]
- New Page Screen
When creating a new page on WordPress.com, you may notice that you have a variety of boxes, also known as “modules”. These modules offer customizable options for publishing your page, such as adding a Featured Image or organizing the order of your pages. Editor The Editor is where you type the content of your page. […]
- Using WordPress.com to Create a Website
A blog is a type of website that shows that newest content at the top of the page. A blog can also be one part of a website with multiple pages. On WordPress.com, you can easily add pages and other goodies to your blog in seconds. Suggestions include: Finding inspiration in our Theme Showcase, creating a static home page, adding more pages, and adding widgets and other goodies (such as a contact form)