Create Blog Posts

addposts2You have the option of having your own personal or business blog on your UsingEssentialOils.Com website at no additional charge. This is one of our many powerful features that are not available on your free  dōTERRA website provided by dōTERRA corporate.

Writing blog posts are as easy as writing an email. Give your post a title, write your article, add media such as images or video, select a category and then click  “Publish” –  your post is now available on your site on the Internet!

We also auto-publish copies of dōTERRA blog posts directly onto your blog each week, so you always have fresh content on your site and to share on social media!

Here’s a link to our demo site so you can see what it looks like.

 

Create Blog Post FeaturesHow to SetupHow to UseFAQ

Your website is prepped with the option for you to begin blogging right away, if you care to. Blogging gives you an opportunity to share information, pictures, your personal comments, experiences, etc. with your visitors and really make your website a personal reflection of your journey with dōTERRA essential oils.

Blog posts uses a standard WordPress template platform that is used on over 60 million websites around the world. It’s very easy to use and you’ll be a pro in no time!

We’ve provided tutorials for you to help get you started if you’re not familiar with how to use the post template, and our Support team is always happy to help you if you have questions or need assistance.

If you don’t ever want to blog, you can easily deactivate this menu item. If you think you might want to blog but don’t feel like blogging right away, or don’t have the time to get started with your blog, no problem, we’ve pre-loaded an attractive page which let’s visitors know this is coming soon.

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No setup required! The blog post platform is already set up and installed onto your website.  You can deactivate the Blog menu item on your navigation bar by going to your Premium Features link on your dashboard and simply click deactivate. The Blog menu item on your navigation bar will automatically disappear. If you change your mind, you can reactivate the same way.

We have used the WordPress platform for your website and blogging page because it is the most popular website blogging system in use on the web with more than 60 million websites in use!  

The blogging page is easy to use. It’s very similar to writing a letter on Microsoft Word, or writing an email, so you can get up to speed quickly. We’ve provided tutorials for you if you need help. and our Support system is standing by if you need more assistance.

Many professional bloggers post a new blog at least once a week, but you can blog as often as you like. It’s easily shared to Facebook and other social media by using the Shared Post feature. We also provide you with automatically posted dōTERRA blog articles that you can instantly publish to your social media sites!

I don’t want to Blog. How do I get the Blog menu item off my site?

Simply go to your dashboard and click the Premium Features link. You’ll find Blog/Posts listed. Just click deactivate and the menu item will disappear. You can reactivate it the same way, if you decide to blog later.

Can I add pictures to my blog?

Yes, the blog template has an Add Media button at the top. Clicking it will allow you to upload into your own Media Library or select from media that you have previously uploaded.

You should first put your cursor where you want the image to appear. Then click Add Media, which will bring up the Media page. You’ll have the ability to adjust the size and justification ( left, center, right), too.  When you click Add To Post, the image will be inserted where you placed your cursor. You can still remove or edit this image if you find you need to.  Once you get the hang of it, it’s quite easy.

 

 

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