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WordPress 2: Visual QuickStart Guide by Miraz Jordan, Maria Langer

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2. Setting Blog Options

Blog Options

Whether your blog is hosted on WordPress.com, on an ISP’s server, or on your own server, there are certain options you can set to control the way it looks and works. You may want to set some or all of these options before you begin adding content to your WordPress blog.

You can find blog options in various administration panels:

General Options include things like the blog title and tagline, language, search engine compatibility, membership requirements, e-mail address, and date and time formatting.

Writing Options include the size of the post box, formatting options, default post category, writing by e-mail options, and update services.

Reading Options include the number of posts to display on a page ...

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