BlogWordPress is a common platform for blogs and websites used by many small businesses and it’s pretty likely that as a VA you’ll be asked to help manage a WordPress site at one tine or another. Because WordPress was primarily designed as a blogging platform, the blog feed is set by default to display on the home page but sometimes you might want to add some different information to your home page and show the blog feed elsewhere. The setting you need to change this are in the control panel of your site, under Reading Settings

First you need to log in to the control panel of your site

Then from the left hand menu select settings > reading

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You’ll see a page with various options for your pages. Under the section named ‘front page displays’ select ‘a static page

From the next drop down box choose the page that you would like to set as your home page

Then from the following box select the page that you would like your blog feeds to show on

You’ll also see a few other settings for your blog here which can be changed, such as the number of blog feeds to show on your page and whether to show the full post or a summary.

When you’re done, click ‘save changes’ and that’s all there is to it!

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