Add A New Post

7. Posts and Pages are used to share a lot of what you want to say on a website. You can add pictures, videos, links and so on. Posts and Pages are created in a similar way. You are going to create a post for the first section of the demo website. 

Look on the demo website. The first section of the post says ‘Weekend And Night Cleaning Service. Your home is one of…..’ Make sure you are on the homepage of the demo website to see the rest of the info. Now let’s create a post.

-To create a post, On the Dashboard, go to Posts click on Add New. In the Add Title box type ‘PM Cleaning Services’. Press the Enter key on your keyboard.

To Add The First Section To The Post.

-To Add A Section To The Post, look for the toggle or blue plus sign. Click on the toggle on the left. Next click on Patterns then click on Text. Select the second content box that is labelled as ‘Content With Progress Bar’. Beside the toggle you will see an arrow icon that points to the left. It is the Undo icon. If you make a mistake, click on it and it will undo the mistake.

Edit The First Section Of The Post

-Let’s start with the picture. Click on the picture. You will see the tool bar, next click on Replace then click on Upload. Select a picture from your phone or computer. Next click on the Textbox that is labelled ‘Skills’ . Type ‘Weekend And Night Cleaning Service’. Click in the second Textbox with text ‘Sed ut perspiciatis….’ Now look at the demo website and type the information for the first section. The beginning of the information says ‘Your home is one of the……’ Delete the unwanted text ‘Sed ut Perspiciatis……’

Continue Editing The First Section Of This Post

-Click on the textbox labelled ‘Statistic’. On the tool bar you will see 3 small black dots. Click on them, then scroll down, next click on Delete twice. This should remove the unwanted textbox labelled ‘Statistic’. After you delete the first unwanted textbox, delete the second unwanted textbox. Press Enter on your keyboard.

Add The Second Section Of The Post

Look at the demo website. The second section of the post says ‘Our Services We are a full…….’  Let’s create this section of the post.

-You will repeat the steps above that you used to create the first section of the post. So click on the toggle next click on Pattern then click on Text. Select the second content box that says ‘Content With Progress Bar’. Click on the image then click on Replace then click on Upload. Select a picture from your phone or computer. Type ‘Our Services’ beside the word Skills then delete the word Skills. Type the rest of the info for the Our Services section. Delete the unwanted text ‘Sed ut perspiciatis…’ Next delete the two unwanted textboxes labelled ‘Statistics’. Press Enter on your keyboard.

Add The Third Section Of The Post

Look at the demo website. The third section of the post says ‘Our Team We have been serving…….’ Let’s create this section of the post. 

-Click on the toggle then click on Patterns then click on Team. Next select the Team Member box. Click in the textbox that says “The whole is much more…” and type ‘We have been serving the Kitchener……..’ Next delete the unwanted text. Next click on each picture, one at a time, then on the tool bar click on Replace then click on Upload then Select a picture from your phone or computer.

Continue Editing The Third Section Of The posts

-Go to textbox labelled ‘Jake Austin’, click on the textbox next type Jane Mary then delete the unwanted text ‘Jake Austin’. Below click on the next textbox labelled ‘Founder’ then type ‘Owner’ and delete the unwanted text ‘Founder’. Below that click on the textbox that says ‘Sed ut perspicatis’, type ‘Jane started PM Cleaning Services….’ Then delete the unwanted text. For each team member, look at the demo website, use the steps just mentioned to fill in the information for each team member.

Set The Featured Image, etc And Publish The Post

We will create The fourth and fifth section of the post later on. But for now let’s publish the post.

-On the right hand side of the page. Go to the publish box, click on Set Featured Image then click on Media Library. Select a picture from the media library then scroll down and click on Set Featured Image. Scroll down, in the Discussion box uncheck Allow comments, Allow pingbacks and trackbacks. Finally Click on Publish. This will share the post you created on the website. 

  • At the top of the Publish Box, click either the computer icon or the word Preview then click on Open In A New Tab to see what the post looks like on the website. Close the preview of the post.

Leave The Post, Go To The Dashboard

Go to the upper right hand corner of the post, Click on the W icon. You should then see the Dashboard.