content management marvel to drive

thumpinsplishInternet and Web Development

Nov 18, 2013 (3 years and 9 months ago)

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And

www.DesMoinesBusinessGroup.com

Present

How you can use this
Wordpress

content management marvel to drive
traffic to your business.


Open internet browser,

not a search bar

type
www.desmoinesbusinessgroup.com/login.php

into an internet browser

Username:

Password:

Change password (optional)


step 1

Click “Profile”

Change password


step 2

scroll down until you see this…

Edit Bio


step 1

scroll down Profile page until…

Change Bio
-

notes


Only change text/words/numbers you
recognize


Before changing anything you aren’t familiar
with, Call Jade 515
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205
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5160


Don’t be scared, everything is backed up and
can be restored

Edit bio


step 2

Remember to Save (=“Update”)

Publish something!

Step 1

Publish something!

Step 2


type title of post

Publish something!

Step 3


type body of post

What should you put in a post?


Name


Company name


City, state


What people call what you do


What people search when looking for you

Publish something!

Step 4


click publish

Check your work

Add Tags & Categories


Tags & Categories to help organize posts
across the site and all users.


Tags & Categories add secret SEO (Search
Engine Optimization e.g. Google Search
results)


Add Tags & Categories


step 1

Here’s where…

Remember to click Update to save changes

What should you add to tags?


Name


Company name


City, state


What people call what you do


What people search when looking for you

Tags and Categories
-

where they appear

FAQ


How to change this…

See


E
dit

bio”

steps

FAQ


How to change this…

See


E
dit

bio”

steps

How Google finds you

How powerful is this?

See appendix for full list of non
-
G
oogle search terms that brought traffic to this site

What to post?


News that applies to you, your company, or your customer base.


Seasonal tidbits, e.g.


September is last month to trim White birch Trees


Oct


December is time to change your retirement plan electives


When to start fertilizing your Iowa lawn? May!


What to get a guy for Valentines? Eyebrow waxing


Lists of resources


Lists of favorite Satellite TV shows


Top sellers, top questions, top hats


How
-
Tos

e.g


How to fix a minor scrape on your car


How to get free
PDFs

on Google


How to get the best service at a chiropractor


How to go from drunk to sober without 12 steps

How to add a link


step 1

copy the URL of page to link to

How to add a link


step 2

add new post

How to add a link


step 3

highlight text to be linked

How to add a link


step 4

click link icon

How to add a link


step 5

paste URL of page you are linking to

How to add a link


step 6

click add link

How to add a link


step 7

verify link (will be underlined)

How to add an image


step 1

place cursor here

How to add an image


step 2

click Add Media

How to add an image


step 3

click Upload Files

How to add an image


step 4

click Select Files

How to add an image


step 5

select the picture you want from your computer

How to add an image


step 6

Align right & Insert into Post

How to add an image


step 7

Wallah
!

Tips and Tricks


Use “Save Draft” instead of Publish until ready


“Preview” a draft or published post


Remember, you can always edit or delete


Jade is just a phone call away

BuddyPress

messages

DMBG internal messaging


Hover over “Howdy, USERNAME” upper
-
left in
dashboard


Messages > Inbox


Compose > click “this is a notice to all users”
under Send To


BuddyPress

Docs

work on a document collaboratively


Hover over “Howdy, USERNAME” upper
-
left in
dashboard


Docs > Create New Doc