Seeing a "white screen of death" means an update went wrong. Do a full system restore.
- [Instructor] I would argue WordPress…is the most stable content management system…you can build your web site on.…And it's also the safest to use, meaning as you…use WordPress on the back end or the front end,…there is almost no chance you'll be able…to irrevocably damage the site, and it's…almost no chance you'll be able to take your site down.…Having said that, there is a good chance…at some point during your time working with WordPress,…you'll run into a particular issue that is,…to be quite frank, very, very scary.…It is what's called the White Screen of Death,…and it looks like this.…
You go to your WordPress site,…you get a white page of nothing,…and there is nothing you can do to gain access…to the site, either on the front end or on the back end.…All you get is a white page, and looking at this, you would…think this means everything is lost, all your pages,…all your posts, all your uploads, all your comments,…all the work you've done irrevocably lost.…The reality is, none of that is happening.…This is a very simple error.…
- Adjusting settings
- Changing discussion and privacy settings
- Using the Customizer to adjust site identity and visuals
- Creating and customizing menus
- Installing and activating themes
- Extending WordPress with plugins
- Adding and managing users
- Managing comments and spam
- WordPress security and maintenance
Skill Level Beginner
How WordPress works1m 47s
2. Configuration with the Customizer
3. Extending WordPress with Plugins
5. Security and Maintenance
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