Dashboard Overview

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When you login to the admin area of your site, the dashboard is the first screen you see and gives you a bird's eye view of content and activity in your site.

Customize the dashboard

Watch the “The WordPress.com dashboard – introduction”.

Editing your site

  • You can edit some areas of your site directly from the Dashboard.


Admin Menu - left

Use the Admin Menus in the left to edit more detailed sections of your site

Admin Bar -top

  • Use the Admin Bar at the top to quickly Visit your site (see what the public view)



Set your Screen Options

  • From the Screen Options button you can also control what types of editable content you want to see
  • You can also drag and drop sections of your dashboard to new locations

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