Adding to WordPress

Adding a gallery:

WordPress offers multiple plugins for image galleries to add to a site.

Editing with HTML & CSS:

Editing with html and css allows you to add extra features or change anything about the site. You can a border and background to your header or hide unwanted text.

Embedding:

Embedding is a different way of inserting content in a post or page. To embed in WordPress, you need to be in the html editor mode and then paste the embed link from the source. Such as if you wanted a Youtube video on a page, you can either link, which will take you to the specific page the video is hosted on, or you can embed, which places the video in the post/page.

YouTube offers option to either share or embed.

Image of share option:

Image of embed option:

Pages & Menus:

Plugins & Widgets:

A plugin is a type of software that performs a specific function and can be added to a WordPress site. WordPress has over 55,000 plugins to choose from.

If you wanted a calendar on your website, you could search “calendar” and have over 1,000 results.

Find out more on the plugins page on WordPress.org.

Subdomain:

WordPress gives you the option of creating as many subdomains as you want. A subdomain is a subpart of a domain. The URLs change as well, if a main domain is called name.com and a subdomain is created, the name of the subdomain would be subdomainname.name.com.

Step 1:

Click on subdomain in your c-panel.

Step 2:

Name your subdomain and the the URL will be shown in the Document Root.

Step 3:

Click “Create” and then once it has been successfully created, you have to install WordPress in the the subdomain.