Welcome to MMP 350 Advanced Web Design

Welcome to MMP 350. Today is the first day and we are going to take it slowly and do some introductions:

  • To me: Prof Stein
  • To you
  • To WordPress

For the WordPress introduction we are going to all create accounts at

http://wordpress.com

And we will import some pages from this link

http://donalyza.com/projects/wordpress-sample-blog-content/

Directions for Importing the File

1. Download the zip file

Scroll to the bottom of the page and click Download (1)

1. Download the zip file

2. Save the zip file

Save the zip file

3. Unzip the file

It will be an XML file (1)

Unzip the file

4. Go to your WordPress.com Dashboard

Go to your WordPress.com Dashboard

5. Click on Tools > Import

Click on Tools > Import

6. Click on WordPress Import

Click on WordPress Import

7. Click “Choose File” and select the xml file

Make sure to select the XML file and not the .zip

Click "Choose File" and select the xml file

8. Click Upload File and Import

Click Upload File and Import

9. Select yourself as the author of the posts.

This is needed, all WP posts have authors.

10. Click on Posts > All Posts

Click on Posts > All Posts

11. See your new Posts

You should have a bunch of new Posts

See your new Posts

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