Tags provide a useful way to group related posts together and to quickly tell readers what a post is about. Tags also make it easier for people to find your content. Tags are similar to, but more specific than, categories. The use of tags is completely optional.
- 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.
- Tags in the Reader
The Explore Topics section of your Reader (on the WordPress.com home page) displays the subjects that are most popular with bloggers on WordPress.com. Also covers getting your content to appear in Topics, and troubleshoot missing posts that aren't displayed in Topics.
- Tag Cloud Widget
The Tag Cloud Widget shows a list of all the tags you’ve assigned to your posts. The most common tags will be displayed in the largest font size. This widget is helpful because it gives your readers an at-a-glance view of your favorite subjects, and lets them know what topics you write about most frequently. […]
- Categories vs. Tags
Categories are used for broad grouping of post topics while tags are generally used to describe your post in more detail.
- Splitting Content
There are several different ways to split content in your blog posts and pages, including: The More Tag Next Page (Pagination) Page Jumps (Anchor) Excerpts
- Using HTML
This guide will walk you through adding HTML code to your site that you can use to add links, images, change the way your text looks, and much more! With HTML you can: Add Links Add Images Edit your text to make it bold, italic, or even strike it Change font sizes, add headings, tables, […]
- Layout Issues
After publishing a new blog post, you may notice some strange formatting errors on your blog’s front page. Review the this support document for tips on how to identify the cause of the problem, and more importantly, how to fix it. Covers the sidebar, more tag, and correcting invalidly nested XHTML automatically.
- Portfolio Shortcode
You can use shortcodes to embed portfolio projects on posts and pages. Embedding Portfolio Projects To embed portfolio projects on posts and pages, first activate the Portfolio custom content type on your site and add some projects to your portfolio. Next, add the [portfolio] shortcode to a post or page. The shortcode will display projects in different ways, […]
Categories provide a helpful way to group related posts together, and to quickly tell readers what a post is about. Categories also make it easier for people to find your content. Categories are similar to, but broader than, tags.