How to Delete a Post on WordPress – Step by Step

To delete a web page or blog post, go to the correct menu (Pages or Posts) and hover over one you want to remove. How to Delete a Post on WordPress

There is a Trash option on the hover menu. Throw the page into the trash, click this.

Delete Page or Post

It’s important to note that the file is simply relocated to the trash can and not actually erased. If you accidentally delete a page, you can restore it by going to the trash folder.

Depending on what you want to delete, go to the Pages area or the Posts section to get to the trash folder. There is a vertical menu

(1) at the top of the page that allows users to filter the page to view: Pages (all), Pages (published), and Pages (final)

Pages can be sorted into four categories: all pages, published pages, draught pages, or trash pages. Select Trash from the drop-down menu.

To RESTORE (2), hover your mouse over the page you wish to restore and click the Restore button. This will return the page to its previous state of Published or Draft.

How To Restore Deleted Page

Hover over the page you wish to delete and click the Delete Permanently link.

You can also tick the box in front of many pages and use the “Bulk Action” drop-down box to Restore or Permanently Delete them all at once.

You can use “Empty the Trash(3)” to erase all of the pages in the trash at the same time. How to Delete a Post on WordPress – 2023

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