These are the default steps that you need to do in order to add a blog post:
- Go to Posts > Add New
- Enter a title and some content.
- Select a post category.
- Add some relevant tags.
- Choose a post format from the right. There are a few types of custom formats that can be used (Standard, Link, Gallery, Video, Audio).
- Setup the content of the post format(either a gallery, a link, an image, a quote, a mp3 or a video).
- Insert all of your remaining content in the content area. You can haveimages, paragraphs, etc..
- Write a few words excerpt(it is good for search results and SEO to have an excerpt, no matter what kind of content do you have in your post).
- Hit “Publish” and you’re all done.
Recommended size of Post’s featured image is 1500 x 800.