Posts, pages, and media elements comprise the three main content types stored in WordPress. Posts are sorted by publishing date, category, and tag. Pages are sorted in hierarchies. Media elements are sorted based on what post/page they were uploaded to.
- WordPress has three main content types…you're likely to work with and manage regularly.…They are posts, pages, and media elements.…Post and pages are collections of various types of content.…Think text and images and videos…and whatever else you want to publish,…while media elements are any standalone files…you may upload to a post or page,…so any image or PDF document or something similar.…All three of these content types,…posts, pages, and media elements,…are treated as individual entries in the database…and have unique properties to fit their use.…
The post is the primary content type in WordPress.…Back when WordPress was first released in 2003,…it was a blogging application,…and the post was the only content type.…Most WordPress sites are still used…mainly to publish posts.…Post are typically presented in an index…in reverse chronological order,…meaning the first post you see is the latest one published.…Each post is organized by publishing date and time,…what category or categories it is sorted under,…what tags are applied,…
Note: This course covers WordPress 5. The training will be updated as WordPress evolves.
- Installing WordPress
- Creating posts and pages
- Formatting text
- Publishing and scheduling posts
- Adding images, audio, and video
- Bulk editing posts and pages
- Working with reusable blocks
Skill Level Beginner
1. Up and Running with WordPress
2. Content Management
3. Working with Blocks in the Block Context
4. Document Context
5. Block Deep Dive
6. Reusable Blocks
Edit reusable blocks3m 5s
7. The Rest of the Iceberg
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