Add a Page to Your WordPress Website

In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to add a page to your WordPress powered website. First off, let’s discuss a little bit about what a page is used for in WordPress. Pages are the building blocks of any website. You can use pages for any number of things on a WordPress website; informational content, contact forms, galleries, homepage, primarily you want to use a page for any static or infrequently changing content. For our example we will make a page about the Sea Turtle. Step 1: ¬†Create your new WordPress page Log in to your WordPress dashboard, usually located at: www.yoursite.com/wp-admin. Once logged in, locate the “Pages” tab on the left side menu and select “Add New”. This will take you to the new page screen. Step 2: ¬†Give your page a title The first thing that you need to do is give your new page a page title. The title will be displayed prominently on your new page, how exactly it is displayed will vary based on your theme. The title will also be used for the html title tag of your page, this means it will show up in the tab bar of your browser as well as the the blue link in a google search result. The title will also be used to generate your permalink, this is the full URL to your new page. We have given our page the title of “Sea Turtles”.   Step 3: Save your work This is a good time introduce you to the save button. To save your progress find the button labeled “Save Draft”....