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Styling Content for Readability Using Headings and Lists

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Now that you know how to use the WordPress 4.7 text editor and how you can paste text in from other software, I want to talk a bit about text markup for readability. What I mean by markup is adding styling so paragraphs, lists, headings and that kind of thing. People just don't tend to

How to Cut & Paste Text From Other Software

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As I said, people create content for their small business pages and posts by simply typing it into the visual view of the text editor. But a lot of people will add their text to a page or post having typed it someplace else first. And so we're going to talk briefly about the ins

Using the WordPress Text Editor

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Welcome back everybody to lesson eight in How to Build a Professional Website using WordPress and Thesis 2.3. Now that we have created some pages we're going to add content to those pages. In order for us to do that we're going to learn how to use the WordPress text editor. The WordPress text editor

WordPress 3.9 Crash Course – Part 12 – Pasting Text from Word Processors into the WordPress Text Editor

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We’ve reviewed the Text Editor and talked about the changes that came with WordPress 3.9 and now we’re going to work on how to add text to the editor from other software. A lot of people use other sources of text editors like word processors to create their content so then you need to cut

WordPress 3.9 Crash Course – Part 11 – Using the WordPress Text Editor

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We now have WordPress 3.9 all set up so the next thing we're going to do is take a look at the WordPress text editor. It is the same in both posts and pages. Let’s come over to our Pages and we've got 3 pages here. We've got the Blog page that we created to

Introduction to HTML for WordPress & Thesis 2.1 Users – Part 6 – Creating Lists in HTML

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Next in this Introduction to HTML for WordPress and Thesis 2.1 users tutorial series we're going to take a look at lists and lists in HTML. There are essentially two different kinds of list, there are unordered lists and there are ordered lists. An unordered list uses bullets and an ordered list uses numbers or

Introduction to HTML for WordPress & Thesis 2.1 Users – Part 5 – Headings & other HTML Text Elements

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Now that you know how HTML works in the WordPress Text Editor, this brings us to the next topic which is using other HTML text elements. You've already seen that we have such a thing as headings and, of course, you've heard me talk about headings in other classes. Headings are h tags and you've

Introduction to HTML for WordPress & Thesis 2.1 Users – Part 4 – HTML in the WordPress Text Editor

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In this part of our Introduction to HTML for WordPress and Thesis users we're going to look at HTML in the WordPress text editor but before we start talking about styling text, we're going to come over here to Pages and look at our Test HTML page. As you know WordPress has these two different

Troubleshooting Line Spacing Issues in the WordPress Text Editor

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In this session we troubleshoot line spacing issues in the WordPress text editor. Whenever WordPress sees a new line, it recognizes it as a new paragraph so we remove the paragraph marker and put in a non-breaking space. Member: One of the things I've been messing around with or not really, I haven't done any

Understanding Paragraph Spacing in WordPress

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In this session we talk about how paragraph spacing works in WordPress and demonstrate how the spacing works. We discuss regular paragraph spacing, non breaking spaces and the <br> tag. Member: I was reading about this as well. It was kind of confusing but it did make sense once I finally read a blog post about

Lesson 9 – Part 1 – Using the WordPress Text Editor

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Good evening everybody and welcome to Lesson 9 of our How to Build a Professional Website Using WordPress and the Genesis theme series. Tonight, we're going to talk about how to add content to your site. I'm going to talk both about the mechanics of adding the content and the SEO elements of adding content

Lesson 9 – Add Content to Your Site

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Lesson 9 of our Build a Professional Services Website using the Genesis theme and WordPress covers how to add content to your site. In aid of that we show how to use the WordPress Text Editor, review its different modes and views and how to add text to it from other software. Here we discuss

Lesson 9 – Part 1 – Using the WordPress Text Editor

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How to Add Content to your Site Good evening everybody and welcome to this Monday evening edition of our live class on How to Build a Professional Website Using WordPress and Thesis. We will be looking at Lesson 9 on how to add content to your web page or your site. I want to remind

Lesson 9 – Part 2 – Adding Text from Other Software

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How to Paste Text from a Word Document You will probably want to do your text editing in another program and then cut and paste from that program into this text editor. This is a very common work flow although I don't really do it very much myself. I did when I first started but

Lesson 9 – Add Content to your Site

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In Lesson 9 of our Build a Professional Services Website using the Thesis theme and WordPress we show you how to add content to your small business/professional services website. We begin with the WordPress Text Editor which is where you add content to your site. We review the different parts and modes of the editor

Troubleshooting Issues in the WordPress Visual Editor

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This member finds that when she formats text in the WordPress visual editor that formatting gets applied to text that she intended to be unformatted. We discuss how HTML formatting is applied in the visual editor and talk about strategies to make sure that only the text she wants formatted is actually formatted. Rick: So