WordPress for Publishers - MA Project Development Week Two - University of Winchester

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Published on March 12, 2014

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MA Project Development Week Two | WordPress & Running a Website

Week Two WordPress & Running a Website Contents 1. Themes 2. Post, Pages & Custom Post Types 3. Categories & Tags 4. Menus & Navigation 5. Widgets 6. User Roles 7. Editing & Publishing Posts 8. Adding Media 9. Comments 10. Other Things to Remember!

Themes WINOL WP Newspaper by Gabfire Themes Here & Now Magazine Stylebook by Gabfire Themes Journalism Now City Desk by Gabfire Themes The Justice Gap TBC The Volt MH Magazine Lite by MH Themes Absolute:ly HTML5 Blank by Todd Motto New Winchester Review Sight by WPShower

Posts, Pages & Custom Post Types Content Types Posts News Blog Pages Static single page content About Services Custom Post Types Anything where default content types don’t work

Categories & Tags Ways to group content Categories Every post must be assigned to at least one category Can be set in a hierarchy General, high-level way of grouping your content Site usually only has 6 / 12 categories Tags Optional Exist separately to other tags More specific Sites often have a lot of these

Menus & Navigation Menus By default all new pages are added to the main navigation To edit menus you will need admin level access

Widgets Widgets Found within: appearance / widgets Special types of content you can drag and drop from within the admin area. Requires admin level access to edit. Drag and drop widgets into widget area. Additional widgets can be found in ‘plugins’ section.

User Roles Admin Manage content How the site looks How the site works Editor Edit content Two standard user roles in WordPress

Adding & Editing Posts Field Description Title Headline Body Main body of article Video URL for video SEO Title A search friendly version of title - max 70 characters Description A snippet of text for use in search engine results pages (SERPs) - max 155 characters Keywords No need to use this! Noindex / nofollow Tell search engines to avoid indexing page and to avoid ‘following’ links from this page NOODP / NOYDIR As search engine to ignore directory listings Status Draft / pending review / published Visibility / publish date Choose whether public or private and schedule / amend publish date Category / tags Categorise the content Featured image Main image for the post - often used by the theme

Adding Media Title only applies to back-end of site Used by search engines and screen readers (for visually impaired) Optional caption can be used to accompany the image

Comments Make comment live Marks user’s name and IP as spam Moderate comment Indents response as a reply post

Other Things to Remember Updates Ensure you update WordPress and plugins whenever required - this can help stop your site getting hacked! Plugins Don’t install any old plugin - bad and unnecessary plugins can slow down your site / cause unexpected side effects!

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