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