WordPress is the most popular content management system used to excess various dynamic websites. Without indulged in complicated HTML Tags, anyone can easily publish and create their own web-pages/contents by following easy steps. Launched in 2003 as the b2/cafelog project operating software initially and thereafter gain huge users and traffics on a daily basis for creating certain websites for their respective fields like businesses and entertaining purposes. Additional plugins and features are easy to proceed by any beginners with go through at one time. Features like
publish and creating various contents with proper guidelines and options from meta tags to descriptions, better customization options for any content, Adapt any website theme and look, huge sets of plugins which help users to easily operate the website with fun and easy export-import of certain data. Listed below we explained some extra features related to WordPress which will be very useful for future years.
INSTALLATION OF WORDPRESS USING LOCAL HOST
Go to wordpress.org and install the latest version of it. The latest version till now is 5.2.2 .
Install XAMPP best suited version for your windows.
For making projects please select Apache and MySQL from XAMPP installation box and start it.
Move the WordPress zip file to the ‘htdocs’ folder which is located in XAMPP. Rename it like ‘tricksdockx’.
For fully install the WordPress, Open ‘local host phpMyAdmin’ and create your database with a
particular name like ‘rsktricks’ .
Enter your file name in the search bar like localhost/tricksdockx.
Your successfully installed WordPress. Select language and confirmed with continue.
Fill full description box with database name(tricksdockx), username, password, database host(localhost) and submit it.
Run the installation. And fill further information regarding your websites with proper email-id.
THEME INSTALLATION IN WORDPRESS
Open your WordPress’s Dashboard and select the ‘appearance’ category and choose Themes option.
Select add new and go with many themes in categories from featured, popular, latest and Favorites.
See Preview and install it. On activating, refresh the WordPress dashboard and newly installed theme will be launched.
If the above steps failed in certain conditions then go to the dashboard themes of WordPress and
download any theme.
Copied the downloaded theme and paste the theme in xampp/htdocs/tricksdockx/wp-xxxx/themes directory.
CREATING A POST USING WORDPRESS
Go to WordPress Dashboard, select post options and go to add new.
Add your web page’s title and descriptions with respective fields.
Adding image/text and Link options also available in the Dashboard.
For uploading a featured image for certain post, go to the right sidebar and select feature image
option and upload any image from your desktop.
Amazing features like Excerpt( helps in adding short-description).
After completing your post. Click on Publish button and post will instantly upload on your website.
CREATING A CATEGORY USING WORDPRESS
Go to WordPress Dashboard and go to posts. Select categories.
Fill all the boxes like name, slag( name written in URL format), Parent category( for sub-categories) and Bulk actions (particularly mentioned above formats briefly).
Select any web post from ‘all posts’ field in Dashboard. Click edit, choose categories option then tick a particular category which now available automatically).
For adding the above manual category in the menu bar. Choose appearances, select your categories and click on add to the menu option.
Verdict for WordPress Guide: Complete Information of All Features
Handle and well operating multiple dynamic websites, specialized web-pages/content and is very easy to learn and access. Sites with high weighted contents might be slow down the processor of WordPress but it can fix every bug on each update of WordPress without being a major concern for the user’s activity. Millions of users visits WordPress regularly for improving their work in the field of digital marketing and SEO. Above content is best for beginners but we upload many contents ahead for every advanced user. Share it if you like our website and ask your queries in the comment box. Thanks for visiting us on Tricksdock!.