This guide is focused on logging in, authoring and publishing posts and adding multimedia.
If you are expected to create and publish posts, or are given an Author role in a blog, this guide is for you!
In general, it is best to login directly at the blog you want to work on, using the admin URL.
To find the admin URL, take the blog address (like https://myblog.blog.torontomu.ca) and add /wp-admin to the end.
- Tips for logging in
- Can’t access the admin area of your blog? We have some workarounds that will help you to get access to your blog.
Create blog posts
While there are different requirements for the blog assignments in each class, there are a few common elements: publish a post, select a specified category, include an image or video.
Blogging is not without challenges! If you are having a technical problem while working on your blog, please refer to the known issues page for a solution, and submit a contact form if you are unable to resolve it on your own.
If you are able to login, but cannot get to the admin pages of your site, please refer to Can’t access the admin area of my blog for troubleshooting tips.