WordPress is a free and powerful CMS. So lets us see how to publish an article in Worpress page/ post. Before publishing the post in your website by using the WordPress CMS, you have to log into the WordPress dashboard with the registered Username and Password respectively. If you enter the login details, it will take to you in the WordPress dashboard.
In WordPress Dashboard:
Now you can see the WordPress dashboard of your Website in your browser. The menus are displayed on the left side of your dashboard. In that click on Post -> New Post. If you are creating the first post, some of the themes having the default welcome post. So delete the default post and add your post in that.
Another method is to click on “+New” in the top of the dashboard. In that select the post option.
Now you can see Add New Post page, in that, Enter your post title, which should be relevant to your content that you are going to publish on your website.
Then type your article content in the text area. You can highlight your relevant keywords and points by using Bold, Italic and Underlined text formatting to get the attention of readers and Search Engines.
There are two types of links that we can able to insert; they are internal links and external links for the anchor text.
An internal link is a process of linking the anchor text with on the same website. External Link is the process of linking the anchor text to some other internet site.
To Insert Hyperlink select the anchor text and click on Insert Link Icon, give the link, ensure the link opens in new window/tab and click on Add Link Button.
You can add the new category by “+ Add New Category” option in the Categories Section. If the category is already added means, just select the category. You can also select more than one category, but it should be relevant to your article.
Tags for the article can be directly added by typing the keywords in the tag text area. We can also able to insert a new tag and delete the existing tags.
- Save draft button is used to save the article which is currently editing and we can use that for later.
- Preview button in the Publish section is used to preview the editing article temporarily.
- Publish button is used to publish the current publishing project.
- Additionally, visibility and publish immediately options are there to control the visibility of the post and date of the article published.
Then give focus keyword, SEO title and meta description for the article. The click publish.