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Site Settings

The Settings menu inside your blog dashboard is where you configure how your blog works. To access settings click on the ‘Settings’ Tab in the left-hand menu:

Site Settings

Here is a quick overivew of the main Settings submenus:

  • General Settings – where you configure the broad settings of your blog including your blog tiltle, blog tagline, blog admin email address, how you want date and time displayed amd your timezone.
  • Writing Settings – controls your writing experience and if you are able to use remote publishing including XML-RPC.
  • Reading Settings – controls how your blog displays to visitors and your RSS feed options.
  • Discussion Settings – determines how comments are handled on your posts and pages.
  • Media Settings – controls how your media is displayed.
  • Privacy Settings – controls who can and can’t view your blog.
  • Blog Avatar Settings – where you upload your blog avatar which is displayed in your sidebar when you add the Blog Avatar and in the CSU Thinkspace Blog Directory and Blog Listing.
  • Google Analytics Settings – where you can add Google Analytics tracking code for advanced tracking of your blog stats.
  • Subscribe to Comments Settings – allows you to customise your subscribe to comment notification email.
  • Some plugins such as AddThis Social Share plugin also add a menu item under settings when they are activated. You use these plugin settings page to set up or control how the plugin works.

For further information about each of the settings sections see the links below:

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