Settings





Settings Menu

The "Settings" menu located in the main Navigation Menu on the left on your Dashboard.

General

Useful settings

  • Blog Title*
  • Tagline*
*Common settings users want to specify

Other settings

  • E-mail address
  • Timezone
  • Date format
  • Time format
  • Week starts on

Writing

Useful settings
  • Default Post Category
  • Default Link Category
  • XML-RPC (allows viewing of your blog on mobile devices)

Reading

Useful settings
  • Front page displays (latest posts or a static page)
  • Number of posts to show on page

Discussion

Useful settings
  • Comment settings*
  • Notifications and moderation of comment settings*
*Common settings users want to specify

Media

Useful settings
  • Thumbnail and embed settings

Privacy

Blog visibility settings* - privacy options below:
  • I would like my blog to be visible to everyone, including search engines (like Google, Bing, Technorati) and archivers
  • I would like to block search engines, but allow normal visitors
  • I would like my blog to be visible only to registered users from blog community
  • I would like my blog to be visible only to registered members of this blog
  • I would like my blog to be visible only to administrators
*Common setting users want to specify
 

Permalinks

  • Settings for the structure of the URL used for posts


Profile Settings

To access your profile:

  1. Click on your name in the top, right when viewing your Dashboard or click on the "Your Profile" link under the "Users" header in the Menu when viewing the Dashboard

Useful settings
  • Color scheme or your Dashboard
  • First and last name
  • Nickname
  • Display options for when you publish a post or page
  • Bio


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