Admin Help User Task List

WordPress User ‘Tasks’

We are gathering a list of things (tasks) any user might do in the course of setting up a WordPress site.

We need your help to add to this list!!

Please feel free to add your ideas in the comments.

  • Upload and configure WordPress
  • Remove the default post and comment
  • Drop by the theme editor and find the right theme
  • Writing my first post
  • Make the site “yours”
  • Create some content
  • Create a new front page
  • Remove the default admin account or restrict its permissions
  • Add new user(s)/admin(s)
  • Setup Akismet
  • Search for and install a pluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the Plugin Directory or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party
  • Setup pretty permalinks
  • Change the default tagline from “Just another WordPress blog”

You can read more about the purpose for this list here.