WordPress Dashboard Tutorial

This is the seventh in our WordPress and Web Development series. Click here for the previous article and here for the next one .

A s a WordPress administrator, you will be using the dashboard for most of your tasks - adding new posts, enabling a different theme, downloading a plugin, creating new users, and so on. The dashboard has a lot of information and can take a while getting used to, so don’t try to absorb all of it in one setting.

In this section, we will look at a few essential items, and especially focus on the dashboard that you see on WordPress.com. In previous sections, we have discussed the differences between WordPress, the software, and WordPress.com, the company.