How to Write a Blog Post in WordPress
Does Your Mind says “I want to Write a Blog” or Do you want to Create Your First Blog Post, So Let me be Quick to guide you about How to Write a Blog Post in WordPress, I mean how to write your First WordPress Blog Post. There are 6 Steps I have Mentioned here to make it very easy to Write and Publish your Article on your WordPress Blog within 5 Minutes.
I Hope that you already have created your Blog till Now, and are just looking to create your first blog post.
If you Still haven’t created your WordPress Blog or Website, Don’t Worry just follow this Step-by-Step Guide on How to create your Blog within few Minutes and Come Back ASAP.
Steps to Write Your First Blog Post.
- Login to WordPress.
- Click Add New Post.
- Learn all about all Buttons.
- Start Writing.
- Edit Your Permalink.
- Add Extra Stuff and Hit Publish.
Step-1. Login to WordPress.
Just Simply Type (yourdomainname.com/admin), When you Install the WordPress, You Setup a username and a Password there. Just Simply put down the Username and Password on the Screen. Press Login and then you will be Redirected to the Dashboard Area of your Blog.
Step-2. Click Add New Post.
On Your WordPress Dashboard, Hover on Post and Click Add New Post. This will Redirect you on a New User Interface. You will See a Writing Pad/ Editing Area of your Post.
Step-3. Learn All About All Buttons.
The First thing is there are two types Editing Formats, 1st is Visual and the 2nd is Text Editor. Visual is WYSIWYG i.e. What You See Is What You Get Editor. At Visual Editor You Got to See as it is as What You Write and What You Add at there. Whereas the Text Editor is where you have to write HTML codes. You Put Ugly HTML codes and it Results into Something Beautiful. Both Visual Editor and Text Editor are Similar. But Visual Editor is far more Simple and Easy than the latter one.
In the Visual Tab, On Below the Add Media Button, You will See the Formatting Options such as
- Highlight Your text as Heading, Sub-Heading or Paragraph.
This Text is Written In BlockQuote. It is Used to Highlight or Point Out anything Important on your article.
- This is used to Insert Any link on your Article, the link is the URL of any website. It can be Your’s Website or it can be of others.
- If You want to paste Content which Contains Links, Bold text, Italic Text, etc or any Rich Content written in Microsoft Word into Plain Text. Then before Pasting your Content don’t Forget to Toggle this Button First.
- It can be Used to Insert your sentence into Bulleted list as Sub-Bulleted List. Or you can end the Bulleted/ Numbered List by Using Decrease indent or Increase Indent.
Step-4. Start Writing.
Err How to Write a Blog. Just Simply Add a Post Title, Make it Attractive and Very Impressive.Remember! it is the Heading 1 of your Article. So don’t Use Heading 1 Another time within your whole Article. It is not Good for SEO i.e. Search Engine Optimization.
Tip- Basically when you write an article it does not get views by itself. Doesn’t Matter how good you wrote Your Article. You have to Rank your Article on Search Engines Like Google, Yahoo, Bing, etc to make Public Search it and Click on it. It needs a Good SEO, without it Your Article can Never be Visible to People Around the World through Search. A good SEO Contains Keyword on which Your Article is Ranked On.
Suppose You make a query on Google. Google now Relates your query term to a Specified Keyword and then Lists the Number of Websites accordingly, It uses different Algorithms. Here You have to Add this Keyword On Your Article in different number of times. I use a tool called SemRush to Generate my Keyword and Rank my Article on Top.
Click Below and Search Something and let yourself Know the Real Keyword For it.
Step-5. Edit Your Permalink.
Permalink is the URL of your Article. Keyword should also be used at here too. Make it very close to your Content. As Someone would Search it on Google and will find it Relevant to Click and Spend Time Reading it.
Step-6. Add Extra Stuff and Hit Publish.
Meanwhile You write Article, Just Glance at Right Side of your Screen.
- Under the Publish Section You can Save Your Article as Draft So that You can Edit it Again before Publishing it. Save Draft will Save Your Article as Unpublished and will not be shown to others. You can Click on Preview Button to Check out How your Article will look Like.
- Under the Format Section, You will Options like Standard, Image, Video, Gallery and Audio. You don’t have to make any Change. Just leave it as Marked Standard.
Below it You can See a Category Option. You have to Add a Category Under which your Article can be Best Defined. For example if you write an Article About iPhone then You can make it your Category as Mobile Phone. Here Again make it very Relevant to your Article. Categorize Your Content with Real Meaning Category.
- Tags are just the label of your Article. Tag Specifies Topics or Sub-Topics under your Article. There can be one or more than one Article Under a Single and Same Tag. It can be Best used to Put your Keyword.
- Featured Image is the main or the Pinned Image of your Article. It is this Image which becomes Visible to Social Sites or Other Sites where you share the link of your Post. It will be Visible on Top of Your Article. As You can See this Article, Featured Image is Visible on Top of the Page.
I Hope till Now You are Knowing Almost Everything About How to Write a Blog Post, and Have Done Creating Your First WordPress Article. The Last thing Remaining is to make Your Article Visible to Public. For it You have to Hit the Publish Button.
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