in this post we are going to see the work of Settings menu in WordPress admin panel it content the General , Writing , Reading , Discussion , Media , Permalink and Dashboard Access Settings of wordpress website. user van manage the content and visibility from that portion
The general setting content
- Site Title
- Tagline of the site
- WordPress Address (URL)
- Site Address (URL)
- Email Address
- New User Default Role
- Date Format
- Time Format
- Week Starts On
- and Site Language
User can edit the data and click on save change to save the data.
the writing setting content the
- Default Post Category
- Default Post Format
- Mail Server
- Login Name
- Default Mail Category
In this portion you will see the lines given by wordpress
Post via email
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the Reading Settings content the
- Front page displays (You can select any static front page from here)
- Blog pages show at most (the default post per page)
- Syndication feeds show the most recent
- For each article in a feed, show
- Search Engine Visibility
Admin can change the data and click on Save Change button to save the data.
The discussion setting portion is for default article, comment email me and avatar setting. it content
- Default article settings
- Other comment settings
- Email me whenever
- Before a comment appears
- Comment Moderation
- Comment Blacklist
- Avatar Display
- Maximum Rating
- Default Avatar
The media setting portion is for all uploaded files and media. it content
- Thumbnail size
- Medium size
- Large size
- and Organize my uploads into month- and year-based folders
admin have the power to change the option by editing the data of the relevant field.
The permalink setting portion is most valuable portion of a WordPress website from hare user can set structure, id, seo based etc permalink
Dashboard Access Settings
the dashboard access portion let a user to chose if a user type can access dashboard or not. also have the option for redirect url user profile access and login message control.
in this post the work of Settings menu in WordPress admin panel we have seen how Settings menu in WordPress working in our next post we will learn about the uses of contact form 7 plugin which is very useful in case a WordPress website.