Gutenberg block editor and WordPress 5.0 Update: Progress Report

Last month, we told you the Gutenberg editor for WordPress would be out soon. On December 6, 2018, the WordPress team released WordPress 5.0, including Gutenberg, now known as “the block editor”. In our previous post, we gave you some suggestions on how to approach this transition. A month later, over 50 of the websites […]

First Steps with WordPress: Editing existing posts with the block editor

Editing posts with WordPress 5.0.x or later: If you have a blog on your WordPress website, you might want to update existing posts from time to time to add new information or update outdated information. Editing the existing post instead of deleting it and creating a new one allows you to retain all the search engine relevance that post has already gained.

First Steps with WordPress: How do I add a link to another page using the Block Editor?

For WordPress 5.0 and later: Adding relevant links from your posts or pages to other posts or pages on your website, or to external websites, lends credibility to your content and enhances your search engine optimization.

First Steps with WordPress: How do I add images using the Block Editor?

For WordPress 5.0 and later: Learn how to add images to enhance your posts and pages.

First Steps with WordPress: Editing Pages with the Classic Editor

For WordPress 5.0 or later: Pages are the backbone of your WordPress-based website. They tell your visitors who you are, what you do, and how to get in touch with you or support your cause. To best reach your visitors, make sure this information is always up to date.

First Steps with WordPress: Editing Pages with the Block Editor

For WordPress 4.9 or earlier: Pages are the backbone of your WordPress-based website. They tell your visitors who you are, what you do, and how to get in touch with you or support your cause. To best reach your visitors, make sure this information is always up to date.

First Steps with WordPress: Writing New Pages using the Block Editor

For WordPress 5.0 and later: WordPress pages are the basis of your website. They share the most important information about your organization with your visitors. Who are you, what do you do, how can they get in touch with you.

First Steps with WordPress: Changing a Post’s Date with the Block Editor

WordPress 5.0 or later: Learn how to pre-date or post-date a post in WordPress for your blog, so your post will display at a specific date.

First Steps with WordPress: How do I edit a post?

Editing posts with WordPress 4.9.x or earlier: If you have a blog on your WordPress website, you might want to update existing posts from time to time to add new information or update outdated information. Editing the existing post instead of deleting it and creating a new one allows you to retain all the search engine relevance that post has already gained.

First Steps with WordPress: Writing new posts using the Block Editor

Updated December 27, 2018. This tutorial refers to the block editor used in WordPress 5.0.x and later. If you require instructions for an earlier version of WordPress, look at how to write new posts here instead. If you have a blog on your WordPress website, writing new posts regularly to keep¬† your content fresh and […]