The wp-admin panel

WordPress installs a powerful and flexible administration area where you can manage all of your website content and do much more. Throughout the book, this will be referred to in shorthand as the wp-admin or WP Admin.

Now that you've successfully installed WordPress, it's time for our first look at the wp-admin. There are some immediate basic changes that are recommended to make sure your installation is set up properly.

You can always get to the wp-admin by visiting (this URL is also the reason why we're calling it the wp-admin). If it's your first time there, you'll be re-directed to the login page. In the future, WordPress will check whether you're already logged in and if so, you'll skip ...

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