Join Carrie Dils for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding key content to the site, part of WordPress and Genesis DIY: Showcasing Photography.
- Alright, we've completed the planning portion…of our website project.…Now, we're ready to start adding in content.…If you're wondering why we're adding content…instead of looking for themes or plug-ins we wanna use,…it's because of this:…in WordPress, your content is completely independent…of your design.…That means you can switch out themes or change plug-ins…without it impacting your content.…That said, when we get to the step of looking for themes,…it's helpful if we already have some basic content…in the site to work with.…By having already created and added in your content,…you'll have a better idea of what to look for in a theme.…
We'll talk in more detail on that later in this course.…For now, let's log in to our WordPress admin…and start adding some content.…My WordPress site is at the domain I'm using…for this course,…photography.wpdiy.net/genesis.…You can follow along by going to your domain,…and then at the very end, adding wp-admin…to get to your login panel.…Now at this point, I'm working…with a completely fresh install of WordPress,…
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- Preparing to build a photography site
- Making a content inventory
- Choosing a theme and plugins
- Configuring theme settings
- Setting up menus and social media
- Adding custom styles
- Securing your site and managing spam
Skill Level Beginner
1. Preparing to Build a Wedding Site
2. Extending Functionality with Plugins
3. Picking and Configuring a Theme
4. Going Live
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