DotNetNuke 7 Basic Training - Setting Up Your Website

Video 1 - Basic Site Setup

Logging in to Your Site as the Host User

The host user account, sometimes called the superuser is the most important user account for your DotNetNuke website. When you log in as the host user you will have permission to change anything and everything in your DNN website.

How to Change the Host User Password

If your DotNetNuke site has been set up with a default or easy to guess host password, it is important that we change this to a more secure password.

Giving your DotNetNuke 7 Site a Name

The site name will appear in several different places on your site, it will be on display in many of the emails that DotNetNuke sends out and also in any search results in search engines such as Google.

How to Change the Copyright Notice at the Bottom of the Page.

It is important to change the copyright information at the bottom of each page. As you begin to develop and add content to your site you will want people to know that you own all copyright.

Basic DNN7 SEO - How to Add Site Metadata - Description and Keywords

This information will be used by google and other search engines to accompany your site url in user search results, it will also be used by search engines to help them index your site.

How to Add a Logo to Your DNN7 Site

DotNetNuke 7 gives you the ability to simply ‘drag and drop’ your company logo into the website.

Setting Basic DotNetNuke 7 User Registration Options

DNN 7 includes several different user registration modes, here you can choose the ideal user registration mode for your website.

Video 2 - Page Management

How to Set a Different Page as your Homepage in DotNetNuke 7

The default homepage of your site can be changed to a different page.

Simple Page Management in DotNetNuke 7

The default installation of DotNetNuke 7 includes demonstration pages and content, here we walk through how to remove this content.

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