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A Tour of the WordPress Admin Interface

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I want to take you on a tour of the WordPress admin interface. It is made up of three pieces. This is the admin toolbar across the top. It's got your profile. You can edit your profile or logout or anything like that over here. It's got this kind of quick launch where we can

WordPress 3.9 Crash Course – Part 6 – A Tour of the WordPress Admin Interface

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Now that we've looked at the WordPress file structure, we’re going to take a look at an initial setup of WordPress 3.9. We're going to start that off by logging in to WordPress. In this default WordPress 3.9 theme that was installed, our login is down here under META. When you click on the login

Lesson 3 – Part 3 – Log in to your Dashboard without a Login Button

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Welcome back to Part 3 of Lesson 3 of the How to Build a Website Tutorial Series. In this part of the lesson we are going to learn how log in to our website even if there’s no Login link. You may recall that on our site, the way that we got into the dashboard was

Lesson 3 – Part 3 – Login to Your Dashboard without a Login Button

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Welcome back to Part 3 of Lesson 3 of the How to Build a Website Tutorial Series. In this part of the lesson we are going to learn how login to our website even if there’s no Login link. You may recall that on our site, the way that we got into the dashboard was to

Using the WordPress Dashboard – Part 3 – Rearranging the WordPress Dashboard

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In this introductory WordPress Video we demonstrate how to rearrange dashboard widgets. You can arrange the widgets in your preferred order, use the screen options to change the number of columns and to turn on and off the available widgets. Okay you can also rearrange the dashboard. Now the first way you can rearrange the

Using the WordPress Dashboard – Part 2 – Expanding, Collapsing and Editing WordPress Dashboard Modules

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In this introductory WordPress Video we take a tour of the WordPress Dashboard. We look at the two views of the dashboard menu and opening and closing menu elements. We also look at opening and closing dashboard widgets. So the next thing we’re going to talk about then is the mechanics of expanding and collapsing

Using the WordPress Dashboard – Part 4 – The Default WordPress Dashboard Widgets

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In this introductory WordPress Video we take a tour of the WordPress Dashboard. We look at the various dashboard widgets including “Right Now”, “Quick Press” and “Recent Comments”. We also look at customizing the view of the WordPress feed widgets. So the next thing to talk about is these default widgets. Now the Right Now

Using the WordPress Dashboard – Part 6 – The WordPress Dashboard Menu – Dashboard >> Updates

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In this introductory WordPress Video we take a tour of the WordPress Dashboard. We look at the first menu item of the WordPress Dashboard Menu. The first menu item is “Dashboard” and we look at all of the options in the Updates Page. Okay so the next thing we’re going to look at is pretty

Using the WordPress Dashboard – Part 7 – The WordPress Dashboard Menu – Dashboard >> Akismet Stats

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In this introductory WordPress Video we take a tour of the WordPress Dashboard. We look at the first menu item of the WordPress Dashboard Menu. The first menu item is “Dashboard” and we look at the contents of the Akismet Stats Page. And then finally, you have Akismet stats. You’re only going to have these

Using the WordPress Dashboard – Part 5 – Change the Feed of the WordPress RSS Dashboard Widgets

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In this introductory WordPress Video we take a tour of the WordPress Dashboard. We look at how to customize the RSS feed of the “Other WordPress News” dashboard widget. We change it from Other WordPress News to Google Webmaster Central Blog. Now it displays the RSS feed of the Google Webmaster Central Blog. Okay well

Hiding WordPress Administrative Menus

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Can you hide the WordPress default Administrative Menus so that a website owner doesn't get confused with all of the options? This member wants to know if it is possible to hide those menus. In this video I explain the options available and suggest a solution that gives the site owner maximum flexibility while de-cluttering

InMotion Hosting Lesson 3 – Part 3 – Login to your dashboard without a login button

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Welcome back to Part 3 of Lesson 3 of the Start Building Your Website Here Tutorial Series. In this part of the lesson we are going to learn how login to our website even if there’s no Login link. You may recall that on our site, the way that we got into the dashboard was