Setting up your blog part 2: comments and themes

Now that you have chosen a blog topic and address it’s time to customize.

Comment settings

It’s important that you make some settings changes to your wordpress blog to make comments easier to deal with. If you don’t make these simple changes you are opening your blog up to unwanted comment and spam.

Click here for a video tutorial on these easy changes.

Choosing a theme

Your blog’s theme determine’ what your blog looks like.  There are over 150 free themes for you to choose from that offer a variety of layouts, styles and looks.  You can find the themes on your blog dashboard under appearance and themes.

Themes can be changed at any time but you may lose some of the custom setting that you have added to your blog.

Click here for a video tutorial on wordpress theme selection and setup.