Join Carrie Dils for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up menus and social media, part of WordPress and Genesis DIY: Showcasing Photography.
- In this movie, we're gonna look at…setting up our menu areas.…You've created all this wonderful content,…and now we need to give people a way to get to it.…And that's through your navigation menu.…From the WordPress dashboard,…let's go to the Appearance menu screen.…We're gonna give our menu a name.…You could call this whatever you would like,…something meaningful,…so in this case, Main Menu…because it's going to be my primary menu.…Now the question of what to add in my menu.…Well, if we go back and refer to our initial site inventory,…you'll see that we have these basic Pages.…
We also have our Blog Posts…and our Portfolio.…Using that as our guide, we'll go back to our menu,…select each item we want to add,…and then organize it.…I'm gonna put Contact very last…and About at the very beginning.…And I think the Our Process and Pricing pages…could go as a sub menu under Services,…so I'm gonna drag those over there.…
Now at this point, all I need…is a link to my portfolio.…Here's my Projects, or portfolio, menu.…If you don't see this section on your page,…
Ready for the next stage? Find more courses in this series by searching for Wordpress DIY..
- 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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