At the bottom of the navigation menu is the Settings menu. Hover over the Settings link, and a
submenu appears to the right that contains the following links, which I discuss in the sections that
Following are the details of the fields on general settings page.
− It displays the name of the site in the template header.
− Displays a short sentence about your site.
WordPress Address (URL)
− It is the URL of WordPress directory where your all core application files are present.
− Enter the site URL which you want your site to display on the browser.
− Enter your e-mail address which helps to recover your password or any update.
− Anyone can register an account on your site after you check this checkbox.
New User Default Role
− The default role is set for the newly registered user or members.
− Sets the time zone based on the particular city.
− Sets the date format as you need to display on the site.
− Sets the time format as you need to display on the site.
Week Starts On
− Select the week day which you prefer to start for WordPress calendar. By default it is set as Monday.
− Sets the language for the WordPress dashboard.
After filling all the information about general settings, click on Save Changes button. It saves all your general setting information.