The WordPress editor allows you to use keyboard shortcuts for quickly applying styles to text. The most common shortcuts are of course, bold text, italic text, and hyperlinks. These generally make up the bulk of any document. You can type the characters out, but you can also use keyboard shortcuts.
CMD/Ctrl + Bfor Bold
CMD/Ctrl + Ifor Italic
CMD/Ctrl + Kfor a Link
With just a couple of extra characters here and there, you’re well on your way to creating a beautifully formatted story.
Images can be inserted directly into the post content by clicking the Add Media button:
This is an example of a WordPress post, you could edit this to put information about yourself or your site so readers know where you are coming from.
- Crack the eggs over a bowl
- Whisk them together
- Make an omellete
- Remember to buy milk
- Feed the cat
- Come up with idea for next story
A well placed quote guides a reader through a story, helping them to understand the most important points being made
All themes handles blockquotes slightly differently. Sometimes they’ll look better kept shorter, while other times you can quote fairly hefty amounts of text and get away with it. Generally, the safest option is to use blockquotes sparingly.