WordPress For Beginners – Building your Homepage with WordPress Block Editor- HostGator Tutorial

by | Jan 6, 2021 | 0 comments

WordPress For Beginners – Building your Homepage with WordPress Block Editor- HostGator Tutorial

by | Jan 6, 2021 | Wordpress Tutorials for Beginners | 0 comments

WordPress For Beginners Tutorials and information. We source some of the best tutorials online to help you manage your wordpress website.




The Homepage of a WordPress website is the first thing that everyone sees when they visit your website. It’s always good to make a good first impression right? Well, Josh agrees. Follow along as he walks you through editing a page, and creating a homepage that showcases your WordPress site.

Josh shows off the WordPress Block Editor, which is one of the best features of the platform. Using the block editor to edit his homepage, Josh goes into detail about different settings and tricks, as well as showcasing some new blocks for you to try yourself.

In this video you will learn:

How to edit an Existing Page in WordPress

Why make a new page when WordPress gives you a couple to start out with. Josh will show you how to edit a homepage in WordPress

How to Make a Homepage in WordPress

As we have said before, the block editor is one of the best features as part of WordPress. There are so many blocks to choose from, you will be able to make sure your WordPress homepage is perfectly tailored to your website. Watch as Josh walks you through the changes he makes to his site joshmakestutorials.com.

Saving Changes/Site Preview

After making all of those changes to your homepage, you will want to ensure that everyone can see them exactly how you intend. We will show you how to preview your WordPress site, as well as how to save your changes to the page you are editing.

The Featured Image

The featured image is either your favorite site feature or your biggest annoyance. Depending on your theme, this can be easily managed, Josh shows you how to toggle it on and off if it is not a feature you would like to use.

Page and Block Settings

Block settings are incredibly useful and versatile. You can use them to tweak each individual block to your liking. Each block has its own unique settings that can be toggled to get your page just right.

00:00 – Intro
00:35 – Editing an Existing Page
01:10 – Homepage Overview
01:40 – Building your Homepage/Block Tutorial
06:07 – Saving Changes/Site Preview
06:25 – Featured Image
07:27 – Building your Homepage/Block Tutorial
09:22 – Build Review/Homepage Review
10:45 – Page and Block Settings

Good article on the Block Editor:
https://www.wpbeginner.com/beginners-guide/how-to-use-the-new-wordpress-block-editor/

Other Helpful Vids:

Installing WordPress with Softaculous

Build a WordPress Website Playlist:

Blog Articles:

How to Create an Awesome Website Homepage
http://gtr.bz/6ve330rpMfh

Follow us on our Social Media:
Twitter: https://twitter.com/HostGator
Facebook: https://facebook.com/HostGator
Instagram: https://instagram.com/hostgator
YouTube: https://youtube.com/user/hostgator

Join our Website Owners Community on Facebook:
http://gtr.bz/vYJZ30qIcfg

source

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

What Our Clients Are Saying

Kelicor Logistics

Leland created my website for my new venture. I found his service to be excellent,was always available to answer my...

Colin, Kelicor Logistics Solutions

Dieno Digital Marketing Services
5
2018-04-27T01:07:34+00:00

Colin, Kelicor Logistics Solutions

Leland created my website for my new venture. I found his service to be excellent,was always available to answer my questions and was always prepared to go the extra mile, in order to ensure my website conveyed it's intended message,, And the cherry on top was it was most affordable. Would definitely recommend. Thanks Leland !

McNeney McNeney Spieker LLP

Dieno Digital has been providing our firm with what we like to call the Royal Package in customer service for...

M, McNeney McNeney Spieker LLP

Dieno Digital Marketing Services
5
2018-04-27T01:08:19+00:00

M, McNeney McNeney Spieker LLP

Dieno Digital has been providing our firm with what we like to call the Royal Package in customer service for over 3 years now. The knowledge and skills Leland brings to the table has increased our business and streamlined our social media platform. Our requests are always dealt with in a timely manner and we are always given options and alternatives to better reach potential new clients. We highly recommend Dieno Digital to increase your life social media presence.

Vancity Dietitians

Leland was speedy and efficient in working with our website. Leland knows how picky we can be and he handled...

Raman, Vancity Dietitians

Dieno Digital Marketing Services
5
2018-04-27T01:09:04+00:00

Raman, Vancity Dietitians

Leland was speedy and efficient in working with our website. Leland knows how picky we can be and he handled all change requests with patience! Furthermore, any time we had questions, there was no hesitation for Leland to reply with a thoughtful answer in a timely manner. Thanks for the great work!

Gloss Beauty Truck

Without the support and help of Leland my business would not be half of what it is. he puts the...

Tammie, Gloss Beauty Truck

Dieno Digital Marketing Services
5
2018-04-27T01:09:38+00:00

Tammie, Gloss Beauty Truck

Without the support and help of Leland my business would not be half of what it is. he puts the extra mile in to what he does to help make it easy from someone like myself who is incompetent with computers. I am so lucky to have him apart of my back end team. He's amazing at what he does .
5
4
Dieno Digital Marketing Services