Blog General Settings

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1. In the left column of the Dashboard, find Settings, hover your mouse cursor over Settings and click the General link.
2. The settings with red boxes around them will be the ones to review and consider changing.

  • Site Title: Enter a title for your blog. This will appear at the top of your blog.
  • Tagline: A Tagline is a subtitle. Enter a brief description of the purpose of your blog, or you can leave it blank.
  • E-mail Address: Check to make sure it is accurate. If it isn't fix it.
  • Date Format: Select the format for how you would like the date to appear on your blog.
  • Time Format: Select the format for how you would like the time to appear on your blog.
  • Week Starts On: Select the day you would like the week to start.
  • Last Steps: After entering all the settings, click the Save Changes button. To check to see how your blog looks now with these settings, click the Blog Name link in the upper left corner of the page. If you'd like to make adjustments to any of these settings, click the Back button in your browser or press the Delete key and it will take you back to the General Settings.

3. Click this link Writing Settings to go to the next set of instructions.