How to Schedule a Post in the Future

Have you ever planned to go on vacation to some exotic place. But you realize there would not be any internet connection. So, of course you would schedule all your regular bills to be paid automatically to avoid late fees.

But what about your regular blog posts? What do you do about that? You can’t let all your readers down!

Well guess what, WordPress makes it easy. WordPress allows you to schedule your post to be published at a future date.

After you have completed entering all your post content and are ready to ‘Publish’ your post just follow these 3 easy steps:

Schedule a Post for some future date

Schedule a Post for some future date

  1. Instead of clicking on the ‘Publish’ button, click on the ‘Edit’ link next to the date.
  2. Enter the date in the future that you wish your post to be visible to the public and click the ‘OK’ Button.
  3. You will see that the ‘Publish’ button has now become a ‘Schedule’ button. Hit the ‘Schedule’ button and you are done.

And there you have it. Just 3 really simple steps to scheduling your posts for your readers. Now you can really relax on your vacation.

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