The WordPress Dashboard is made up of Widgets containing important information for you.
The following widgets are included in the default installation:
At a Glance
Displays information about posts, comments and pages. You can click directly on the information to manage the content.
Displays your recently published posts and comments. Here you can moderate the comments directly.
Write and save a draft quickly and easily; it will be stored in the Posts overview. You can edit and publish it later.
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