Hooray! You're starting your first website, and I (Lauren from Restored 316) am so excited for you! I remember all those years ago when I first opened WordPress for the first time and the overwhelm that ensued, so friend I've been in your shoes! Thankfully we have a huge resource of tutorials to help you get started, and you can find all those right here. This post is your very first WordPress post that you can go in and edit at any time. To edit a post Navigate to POSTS > ALL ... Read More about This is a WordPress Post
It's time to personalize your site! Hooray! You'll want to see this tutorial in the Restored 316 Support Docs that will help you through this process. How to personalize your site Want to know how to add a button to your pages and posts like it's shown above? How to add a button Photo by Georgia de Lotz on Unsplash ... Read More about How to personalize your site
This demo content is meant to help you create a foundation with which to build your new website. It provides some sample content, sample images, and also some helpful tutorials that help you get your brand new site up and going for the first time! Once you have your site completely up and going, you'll want to come back and write your own posts, and upload your own images. Once you have about 3-5 of your own blog posts, delete all the sample posts and pages so you're only left with your OWN ... Read More about What do I do with this demo content?
See the video above to help you understand how to set up your navigation menu for the first time. ... Read More about How do I set up the navigation menu?
Headings are used to highlight titles in sections of content for your site. In the drop down from the tool bar above the page or post that is being edited, you'll see options for Paragraph (which is default, Heading 1, Heading 2, Heading 3, Heading 4, Heading 5, and Heading 6. You are able to highlight any text within your post or page and choose one of these heading options. Headings are primarily used for SEO purposes, and not necessarily for aesthetic reasons. See this article from Yoast ... Read More about How do headings work?
You are able to choose the page layout you'd like to have across your site either to cover the entire site, or you can choose on a per page basis. The layout options you have available are: Content/Sidebar - example Sidebar/Content - example Full Width Content - example Choose for your entire site In order to choose the layout option you'd like that covers the entirety of your site, you'll navigate to GENESIS > THEME SETTINGS. Once there you'll scroll down to the DEFAULT LAYOUT box ... Read More about How to adjust the post/page layout