September 24, 2009


If you are new to WordPress these videos will help you get started.  If you don’t find what you’re looking for, there is tons of other documentation available on the Web; just google the topic you’re looking for.


Introductory Concepts

The Admin Bar [wpmudev-video video="admin-bar" width=250 height=125]The Dashboard [wpmudev-video video="dashboard" width=250 height=125]The Toolbar [wpmudev-video video="the-toolbar" width=250 height=125]
Pages vs. Posts [wpmudev-video video="pages-v-posts" width=250 height=125]Changing Theme [wpmudev-video video="change-theme" width=250 height=125]The Customizer [wpmudev-video video="customize" width=250 height=125]
Navigation Menus [wpmudev-video video="menus" width=250 height=125]Settings [wpmudev-video video="settings" width=250 height=125]Tools [wpmudev-video video="tools" width=250 height=125]
Quick Draft [wpmudev-video video="quickpress" width=250 height=125]Set Featured Image [wpmudev-video video="featured-image" width=250 height=125]Managing Widgets [wpmudev-video video="widgets" width=250 height=125]
Managing Comments [wpmudev-video video="comments" width=250 height=125]Using Tags [wpmudev-video video="tags" width=250 height=125]Categories [wpmudev-video video="categories" width=250 height=125]
Using Trash [wpmudev-video video="trash-post" width=250 height=125]


Creating and Editing Pages & Posts

Pages vs. Posts [wpmudev-video video="pages-v-posts" width=250 height=125]Adding New Pages [wpmudev-video video="add-new-page" width=250 height=125]Adding New Posts [wpmudev-video video="add-new-post" width=250 height=125]
Editing Text [wpmudev-video video="edit-text" width=250 height=125]Heading Styles [wpmudev-video video="add-heading" width=250 height=125]Using Paragraphs [wpmudev-video video="add-paragraph" width=250 height=125]
Hyperlinks [wpmudev-video video="hyperlinks" width=250 height=125]Lists [wpmudev-video video="lists" width=250 height=125]
Post Excerpts [wpmudev-video video="excerpt" width=250 height=125]
Revisions [wpmudev-video video="revisions" width=250 height=125]Restoring Pages [wpmudev-video video="restore-page" width=250 height=125]Restoring Posts [wpmudev-video video="restore-post" width=250 height=125]


Working with Images and Video

Adding Media [wpmudev-video video="add-media" width=250 height=125]The Media Library [wpmudev-video video="media-library" width=250 height=125]Adding Images From Media Library [wpmudev-video video="add-image-from-media-library" width=250 height=125]
Uploading Images [wpmudev-video video="add-image-from-pc" width=250 height=125]Add Image from URL [wpmudev-video video="add-image-from-url" width=250 height=125]Image Galleries [wpmudev-video video="image-gallery" width=250 height=125]
The Image Editor [wpmudev-video video="image-editor" width=250 height=125]Editing Images [wpmudev-video video="edit-image" width=250 height=125]Deleting Images [wpmudev-video video="delete-image" width=250 height=125]
Replace an Image [wpmudev-video video="replace-image" width=250 height=125]Embed Videos [wpmudev-video video="oEmbed" width=250 height=125]Creating Playlists [wpmudev-video video="playlists" width=250 height=125]

Text-based Tutorials

A great place to start teaching yourself how to use WordPress is “WordPress for Beginners” on the WordPress website.  If you are just getting started, you should at least review the following topics: