How to Customize the Edit Post Screen in WordPress

February 13, 2015    Reading Time: < 1 Minute

Before and After Customizing the Edit Post Screen in WordPress

Although it’s great having a multitude of features at your disposal with WordPress, sometimes the Edit Screen can become bloated.

Like most things in life, once you’re aware of how to do something, it can become quite simple. So it is with uncluttering the Edit Post Screen in WordPress.

Let’s get into it:

* There’s an animated GIF / Video below if you’d rather see these steps in action.

Step 1: Click the Screen Options Button

Step One - Click Screen Options

Step 2: Un-Check Items That You Don’t Need/Use

Step Two - Uncheck Items That You Don't Need or Use

Animated GIF / Video of the Above Two Steps

How to Customize the Edit Post Screen in WordPress - Animated GIF

That’s All Folks

Too easy.

 

Written by Shawn Hooghkirk on February 13, 2015

Last updated on August 31, 2016. Shawn is the President of Graticle, Inc.

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