Guide

Interested in migrating from your old Goochland blog to the new system? Use our migration guide in PDF format with step-by-step instructions.

Getting Started

The video above covers creating your blog and signing-into your blog’s Dashboard.


Setting Your Password and Other Settings

The video above demonstrates how to change User settings, including setting a password.


Blog Posts and Pages

The video above demonstrates creating and editing both Pages and Posts on your blog.


Adding Media to Your Blog

The video above covers media uploads, such as photos and “attachments” to your blog. Attachments must be less than 14 MB each.


Importing Posts and Pages from Your Old WordPress Blog

For veterans in Goochland, this video demonstrates how to export your blog posts from your original WordPress blog and migrate the content to your newly created blog. Be sure you have created your new blog first!


Supercharging Your Blog with JetPack

What is the Jetpack? Explore the Jetpack plugins and how to access them with a WordPress.com account.


Kitchen Sink: Widgets and More

This 30-minute video “covers the rest” – including widgets, tagging, customizing the WordPress interface, activating plugins–including PodPress for podcasting.