You've decided to start blogging, and you want to use Nibbleblog. This article provides the information you need to get up and running.
The first step is to install Nibbleblog on your account. If you haven't ordered a hosting account yet, this is very easy. When you order your hosting package with A2 Hosting, simply select Nibbleblog in the list of auto-installation options. After your account is set up, Nibbleblog will be ready and waiting for you.
If you have already ordered a hosting account with A2 Hosting, there are two ways to install Nibbleblog:
After Nibbleblog is installed on your account, it's time to start making your site your own.
Before you starting creating and posting content, you should do some site customization. Nibbleblog makes this easy with its theme and plugin support.
A theme provides a site's look-and-feel, including fonts, colors, page layouts, and more. When you change a theme, your site instantly has a completely new visual appearance. To see the themes that are included with Nibbleblog, follow these steps:
While themes modify site appearance, plugins extend and enhance site functionality. To see the plugins that are included with Nibbleblog, follow these steps:
You've installed Nibbleblog and done some basic site customization. Now it's time to get down to the business of actually creating and sharing content!
Like many blogging platforms, Nibbleblog makes a distinction between two types of content, posts and pages:
Typically, you'll initially create a few static pages when first setting up your site, and then leave them untouched. On the other hand, you'll be creating and editing new posts frequently.
To create a new post or page for your Nibbleblog site, follow these steps:
Nibbleblog defaults to creating a new post. If you want to create a static page instead, click New page:
In the Enter title here text box, type a title for the post or page, such as Hi mom:
In the large text box, type the content for the post or page:
To save the content as a draft and work on it later, click
Nibbleblog makes it easy to approve or delete reader comments. To do this, follow these steps:
On the Manage comments page, a list of comments appears. For example: