wordpressBlogging with WordPress

The information on the following pages will help you get started using WordPress to develop your blog.

As always, if you have questions, see your ITRT for more specific guidance.

Anatomy of a Blog

Introducing a blog and its basic components

Creating and Accessing Blogs

How to create and access HCPS blogs

The Dashboard

The administrative landing page of your blog

Site Settings

Configure the basic options on your site

Posts and Pages

The differences between and uses for posts and pages

Categories and Tags

The differences between and uses for categories and tags

Sidebars and Widgets

Customizing the sidebar and other sections of your blog


Using menus to make access to your content easier

Working with Media

Adding and working with images and other media