Control YOUR content with the Editorial Calendar plugin.


Organization is key in maintaining content control on your blog, and the best way to do that is create an editorial calendar. The Editorial Calendar plugin is a great way to make sure you keep your content on schedule. Here are the steps to help you download it:

Start by hovering over the ‘Plugins’ button and clicking ‘Add New’:

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In the search bar, enter ‘calendar’ and hit ‘Search Plugins’:

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The Editorial Calendar is the one with the highest star rating. This is the one you want to install.

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Click ‘Install Now’:

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You will be asked if you are sure you want to install. Click ‘OK’:

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When the plugin is successfully installed, you will see this message:


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Click ‘Activate Plugin’:

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You will find your Editorial Calendar when you hover over ‘Posts’. To see the calendar click ‘Calendar’:


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This will bring you to your full monthly calendar. In order to schedule a post, hover over the desired date. This will show you the ‘New Post’ option. Click it:

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There you will see this window pop up. Fill it in with the post information:

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Then click ‘Save’:

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Now, the post name will show on the full monthly calendar. If you want to edit it, hover over the date. This will show you the post options:

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Following these steps will give you content control with a visual representation of your editorial schedule within WordPress.


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