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WP Admin Dashboard

WP Admin can be considered as the classic WordPress dashboard. You will often see images of this dashboard when looking at WordPress tutorials online. While you can do almost everything in your main WordPress.com dashboard, you can use WP Admin if that is your preference.

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Access WP Admin

To view WP Admin dashboard pages, click the Screen Options tab in the upper right corner and select Classic view:

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Switch to WordPress.com View

After switching to the classic WP Admin view, you can return to the default WordPress.com view by clicking the Screen Options tab in the upper right corner and selecting Use WordPress.com view:

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