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WordPress Tutorial: How to Add a Site Icon

Hi and welcome to WordPress.com. This video will show you how to add a site icon to your website or blog. A site icon is a unique image for your site. It’s shown across WordPress.com, in your visitor’s browser tab, and in widgets like Blogs I Follow. You can upload a custom site icon by… Read More »

WordPress Tutorials: How to Update Your Website Title and Tagline

Hi and welcome to WordPress.com This video will show you how to update the title and tagline of your website or blog. Log into your website and click on My Sites. Click on the Customize button next to Themes. Click on title, tagline, and logo or click right on the title you want to edit.… Read More »

WordPress Tutorial: How to Add a Photo Gallery

Hi and welcome to WordPress.com. This video will show you how to add a photo gallery in a page or a post. To get started, log in to your site and click on My Sites. For this example, we’ll create a new blog post where we’ll publish our gallery. Click on Add next to Blog… Read More »

WordPress Tutorial: How to Embed a Facebook Update in Your Website

Hi and welcome to WordPress.com. This video will show you how to embed a Facebook update in a post, page, or even in a comment. To embed a Facebook update in a post, open up the editor for that post. Click where you want your Facebook update to go. Make sure it’s on a new… Read More »

WordPress Tutorial: How to Set a Featured Image for a Post or Page

Hi and welcome to WordPress.com. This video will show you how to set a featured image on a post or a page. Posts and pages can have a single featured image assigned to them. Many themes will use a featured image to enhance the site’s design. To assign a featured image to a post, click… Read More »

WordPress Tutorial: How to Create a Custom Website Menu

Hi and welcome to WordPress.com. This video will show you how to create a custom menu. Your website menu is made up of these links that appear at the top of your web page, or, depending on your theme, can also be off-canvas and hidden behind a button. Some themes offer additional menus, such as… Read More »

WordPress Tutorial: How to Set Up a Website in 5 Steps

Hi and welcome to WordPress.com. Whether you’re setting up a personal blog, a portfolio, or a business site WordPress.com has everything you need to create a powerful website. In this video, discover the five steps of setting up a great website, and learn how to do it on your very own WordPress.com site. WordPress.com offers… Read More »

WordPress Tutorial: How to Embed a YouTube Video in Your Website

Hi and welcome to WordPress.com. This video will show you how to embed a YouTube video in a page or a post. To embed a video in a post, open up the post editor and click where you want your video to go. Make sure it is on a new line. Go to YouTube and… Read More »

WordPress Tutorial: How to Add Social Sharing Buttons to Your Website

Hi and welcome to WordPress.com. This video will show you how to add social sharing buttons to your website or blog. These buttons allow your readers to easily share your content through popular social media channels and other services. Log in to your site, click on My Sites and Sharing in the side bar. Then,… Read More »

WordPress Tutorial: How to Add a Contact Form to Your Website

Hi and welcome to WordPress.com. This video will show you how to add a contact form to your website or blog. Begin by logging in and clicking on My Sites. If you don’t already have one, create a page where your contact form will go. Hover over the toolbar until you get to the plus… Read More »