Creating a blog, event or promotion for your website is a quick and effortless process. Just follow the steps listed out below and your post will be a success!
In the options bar to the left-hand side of the editor, click on the tab titled Posts.
After you click the Posts tab, you will have the option to create a Blog, Event, Promotion, or a Social Post. To create a Blog post, simply click the Blogs button.
Upon selecting the Blogs Button, you will be directed to the Blogs Page. This page will show a list of all the Blog posts that you have created. To create a new Blog post, hit the Add New Post button in the upper left hand corner of the window.
After clicking the Add New Post button you will be directed to the Blog Builder form. In this form you have the option to create a Blog, an Event, or a Promotion. Be sure to select your desired Post Type by checking the corresponding box by the Category option.
After you have decided on a Title, Category, Post date, relevant tags, etc., you can now write your Blog Post! If you include any featured images in your Blog, be sure to include an Alt Text description of the image as well so that you post will be accessible to visually impaired internet users! When you have finished writing your blog post, hit the Submit button in the bottom right hand corner of the window.
To view your post, click the Back to Posts button in the upper left hand corner of the Blog Builder window. You will then be taken back to the Blogs Page where you can view, edit, or post your Blog Post on social media!
This Process can be repeated when designing an event or promotion.
This has been a general overview of how to create a blog, event, or promotion. Should you have any questions about using any part of the DIY system, please check out the additional articles in this section.
Please Note: The full blog tool and certain other enhanced features may not be available with the Startup DIY Package.